Date & Time

Scheduled events are all over the Hudl interface. Applying a consistent format to those details is key to building an effective interface.

Dates and times should be formatted based on the user’s locale and language settings.

Full Dates


April the 29th, 2017

Sat., 29 April 2017


Saturday, April 29, 2017 - U.S.

Saturday, 29 April 2017 - International

  • Don’t abbreviate days of the week.
  • Avoid “the” between the month and day.
  • Always use Arabic figures, never ordinal. (No 1st, 2nd, etc.)

Abbreviating Months


Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - U.S.

Tuesday, 14 February 2017 - International


Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017 - U.S.

Tuesday, 14 Feb. 2017 - International

  • Abbreviate months more than five letters long.
  • Except for Sept., all abbreviations should be the first three letters.

Months and Years


Sept. of 2017


September 2017

  • With no specific date, spell out the month.
  • Don’t put “of” between the month and year.

Including Time


Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 3:30PM

Wednesday, 25 Oct. at 8:30a.m.


Wednesday, Oct. 25 at 3:30 p.m. - U.S.

Wednesday, 25 Oct. at 8:30 a.m. - International

  • a.m. and p.m. are always lowercase with periods.
  • A space should precede a.m. and p.m.

Top of the Hour


Friday, May 12 at 7:00 p.m.

Friday, 12 May at 12 a.m.


Friday, May 12 at 7 p.m.

Friday, 12 May at midnight

  • With times at the top of the hour, no :00 is needed.
  • For 12 a.m. and p.m., write only “midnight” and “noon”.