Definition List Element

A definition list element contains a list of terms with corresponding definitions.

Guidelines

  • Use definition lists to explain terms that may not be known to your end users
  • Insert an introductory paragraph before each definition list
  • Use parallel constructions in each definition description

Example

The SSG interface enables you to upload configuration files that determine the look and feel of the published websites.

Scenario name
Determine the name of the SSG publishing scenario that appears in the publishing interface.
Scenario Logo
Determine the site logo.
Custom Theme
Determine the style of the entire site, including the leading colors and global typography settings.
Custom Global CSS
Determine the styling of rendered DITA elements in the central content area.
Custom Zip File
Determine the style and contents of components like footer or home page.