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“I got a lot out of the day. I think the standard course is ideally suited to people who are starting out or at the early phases of implementing new online help projects. While the work that our department does is a little beyond this stage, I still found the course, which was tailored to… Read more »


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Tech Writing 2.0 – The impact of Web 2.0 on technical illustration

What will be the impact of Web 2.0 on technical illustration?The answer lies, perhaps, in “tagging”, “mashups” and photo sharing. Wikipedia’s definitions may help you. Tags are “descriptors that individuals assign to objects, in the practice of collaborative categorization”, and a mashup is “a website or web application that seamlessly combines content from more than… Read more »

Adobe to breathe life into RoboHelp?

There are signs that Adobe is planning to breathe life into RoboHelp. They are said to be planning to set up a new development team in India (the former developers were laid off by previous owners Macromedia). Karl Matthews is now Adobe’s Product Manager for RoboHelp, and he is arranging a meeting at the upcoming… Read more »

Tech Writing 2.0 – Writely

We’ve been tracking Writely for a while, and it’s interesting to see that it’s now been snapped up by Google. It seems likely that Writely will form part of a hosted desktop productivity suite that Google will offer in the near future. The interest for the technical writing community lies more in its collaborative authoring,… Read more »