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
"I can't believe you are still doing that. Technical writing's dead, get into e-learning." Not my words, but the words of a former technical writer… 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>>
MadCap Flare’s 3-fold templates were one of the key reasons I upgraded to Flare 10. I mostly use Flare for online help work, and rely on MS Word… 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>>