Writing UI Embedded Help text training course

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Inline UI Help text and embedded Help are growing in popularity, particularly as the number of Web-based software applications and mobile apps increase. This can lead to a need for the UX and Help teams to communicate in a common language and to establish common goals, strategies, metrics and vision.

This course helps UX developers and technical communicators better understand how to create and write in an embedded Help environment.


Who is this course for?

This course is for teams who need to provide more embedded and context-sensitive Help in their Web-based applications, and want to develop their skills in this area.

Course outline

  • Defining what is UI Embedded Help
  • Its purpose
  • How to create it
  • Planning and managing the content
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Progressive disclosure
  • Writing for a global audience and for localisation

Duration and delivery format

The course is delivered over the Web in small, manageable video presentations. The course handouts and exercises are downloadable as Word or PDF files.

Professional certification as a technical communicator

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Cherryleaf’s training courses can help you become a Junior, Certified Member or Certified Fellow of the Institute of Scientific and Technical Communicators (ISTC). The ISTC is the national professional body for technical communicators in the UK. It has members around the world.

Junior Members, Members and Fellows are certified by the ISTC through a vetting process, with Members and Fellows entitled to use the initials MISTC or FISTC after their names.

All ISTC members have a responsibility to maintain their professional competence through Continuing Professional Development (CPD). Cherryleaf’s courses can help demonstrate you are extending and updating your skills.


This is part of our advanced technical communication training course

Cherryleaf's advanced technical communication skills course provides you with access to a collection of online modules in technical communication, under a low cost monthly subscription plan. You pay for it for as long as you need it. You can stop when you want, and the subscription will finish at the end of that month.  

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