on Just Publishing Advice:
One of the basic rules every writer should follow is to reference acronyms in writing.
It applies to any form of writing. But in particular to articles, technical writing, and journalism.
Whenever you use an acronym, you should reference it in full in the first instance to avoid confusing a reader.
In the image above, AMA could stand for American Music Awards, Australian Medical Association, or Ask Me Anything.
How to reference acronyms in writing