The language and communication style used in instructional videos, How-To manuals, and beginners' lessons that provide practical information about a specific subject. A tutorial often shows the fewest actions required to complete a task.

The language and communication style used in instructional videos, How-To manuals, and lessons for beginners that provide practical information about a specific subject.

A tutorial author might offer step-by-step guidance, and use friendly, intimate speech as if communicating in-person.

In video games, tutorials might be a hands-on introduction to a necessary game mechanic, acting like a low-stakes simulation of the level to come.

Unlike which tends to be comprehensive, a often shows the fewest actions required to complete the task.