Here, I’ll be posting technical writing advice, opinion pieces, recommendations, and explanations on how to achieve various tasks with different software tools. (The latter of which is going to be a reminder for me as much as anyone else!).
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Technical Communication Issues
It's not often that I recommend books to other technical communicators, but I've recently finished a book that I think many tech writers can learn… Read More>>
Hands up. Guilty as charged. Sometimes I don't write with you, the reader in mind. You see, I have a memory like a sieve, so this blog can also act… Read More>>
Actually, it does. Sort of. Some of the time, anyway. But if Restart Numbering has you pulling you hair out (hey, at least you’ve got some to… Read More>>
One of the problems with Flare 11's Top-Nav skin is that the menu isn't really suitable for a long table of contents due to the limited amount of… Read More>>
As an online help interface, I really like Flare 11's 'Top Navigation' skin. It looks modern and doesn't use frames, but it does have some… Read More>>
By default, Atlassian Confluence sets nested numbers to use a., b., c., instead of numbers. Here's how you change it to use roman… Read More>>