How do you start a sentence with “npm”?

This npm. Asking this question was a fun little journey.

Right on the npm website, the very first sentence starts with “npm”, and they do not capitalize it.

That’s a pretty good precedent for not capitalizing it. It certainly looks awkward though, which is why I asked the question to begin with. It doesn’t feel right to me to start a sentence that way, and I’m sure other some other people would look at it and see a mistake.

Their own documentation forbids capitalization as well:

Straight from Raquel Vélez, an employee:

always npm, even if starting the sentence.

(this is a common question we get a lot :-) )

— Raquel Vélez (@rockbot) August 11, 2017

But!

We don’t have to.

Brand name capitalization is always at …read more

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