How to write a (mark-down), README.html (HTML/CSS) or README.txt (plain text):

  1. Name of project/thing.
  2. Introduction.
  3. Prerequisites to running it, building it, developing it, etc.
  4. How it's installed.
  5. How to use it.
  6. How to contribute to it.
  7. Credit contributors.
  8. Other acknowledgements.
  9. Contact information.
  10. License information.