Check out Signposting in documentation by Mike Pope<[email protected]>. Here is an excerpt: Suppose you’re on vacation and you’re driving to a place named Lisbon Falls. You see this sign, so you turn right. [Source] After you turn, you drive for a long time, but you don’t see Lisbon Falls, and you start to doubt that […]
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Instructions on how to use the course website to write a methods section of a technical report. The original video is available here.
Check out New article on Simplifying Complexity: Reduction, layering, and distillation as a strategy for simplicity by . Here is an excerpt: I published a new article on Simplifying Complexity called Reduction, layering, and distillation as a strategy for simplicity. It’s all about how reduction and distillation of information helps reduce complexity for users. The […]
Check out Designing for Feedback by Mark Baker. Here is an excerpt: We were discussing the biggest challenges in Tech Comm at the last STC Toronto brunch and we all seemed to agree that the difficulty getting feedback on the effectiveness of the content we create is the biggest challenge. The things that really matter […]
The SCOPE document is all about realistic limits, boundaries, and how to achieve the project’s goals despite such limitations. See TCC6.com for free writing tips and tutorials. The original video is available here.
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Check out Insomnia, content strategy edition by Sarah O’Keefe. Here is an excerpt: I usually sleep quite well, but every once in a while, sleep eludes me for no apparent reason. So there I am at 2 a.m., awake. Here are some of the things that keep my mind spinning: Why, after 20 years, are […]
First class of the PSU Advanced Technical Writing Class The original video is available here.
Check out MadWorld 2018 Speaker Spotlight: Patrick Calnan on Accessibility in Documentation by Rachel Kim. Here is an excerpt: In just three short weeks, industry professionals in technical communication and content strategy will gather in sunny San Diego for the annual MadWorld conference. The premier conference is the setting for the largest gathering of MadCap […]