In Episode 37 of the Cherryleaf Podcast, we look at the similarities and differences between copywriting and technical writing. With the changes to the Customer Journey, we ask: should technical writers become copywriters? Links: Technical copywriting training course Technical copywriting writing services Graham Jones – Are you providing enough detail online? “The World of the Hero”… Read more »
Here are the responses we received when we asked, what are were the common mistakes organisations make with their API documentation: Thinking the auto-generated API reference is sufficient documentation. Shauna Too many docs, not enough code samples. Laura L. Too many “hello world” code samples; Not enough that accomplish something useful. Scott S. Not seeing… Read more »
We’re running another Question of the Week on social media. This week’s question is: What are the common mistakes organisations make with their API documentation? We plan to follow this up at a later stage with suggestions on how to prevent or fix these mistakes. We’ve had some great answers since we posted it in… Read more »
You can download a PDF copy of the slides from Ellis’ presentation last week at the “Build your Docs career: All-Day Event, in partnership with GDS”. Here’s the link: Slides from Build your Docs career event The presentations were recorded, and they will be available in the next week or two. We also covered this… Read more »
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