The intention of a technical writer is usually to inform, guide, instruct or perhaps persuade your audience. This requires that the documents you produce are easy to read and interpret by all those who need access to them. They must have
Here are six useful tips for getting the most out of RoboHelp. These are the types of valuable hints learnt by technical writers who attend my Adobe RoboHelp HTML training courses.
Sometimes, it seems like being involved in technical writing is like acting as a circus performer. Ok, so we don’t have to walk across any tightropes or perform any acrobatics, but we often have to juggle many roles at the
It’s a question we hear sporadically here at Armada on the Technical Writing, RoboHelp, FrameMaker and Flare training courses we run – do we class the profession we’re in as science or art? Are technical authors scientists or artists? Some people
I’m a big tech enthusiast. I’m constantly reading and researching the latest trends online and in the news, so that I can make an informed decision on my latest tech purchase. Then when it’s time to go and buy, there are few
U2 launched their latest album this week. ‘Songs of Innocence’ launched alongside Apple’s new iPhone 6. We all love a new Apple product in time for Christmas. As an added bonus, or not, your album is automatically listed on your
Understanding how we search for user assistance and how technical authors must adapt their writing style to reflect today’s user. Recently I found myself in a DIY pickle. How do I successfully fix a floating shelf to a stud wall?