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An Asciidoctor IDE wish list

A while ago I blogged on why we replaced FrameMaker with Asciidoctor for the technical publishing function of openEHR.org. At around that time I posted on an Asciidoctor mailing list my wishlist for Asciidoctor. 669 more words


'LAR' principle in Technical Writing

When you are writing technical documents, always keep LAR principle in mind.

L (Location), A (Action), R (Result).

Example: In the web browser (Location), open… 32 more words

Technical Writing

Goodbye to Adobe FrameMaker, Hello AsciiDoctor

I am probably one of the longest time users of Adobe FrameMaker in the world. I started using it at version 2, sometime around 1990, and finished with it a few months ago. 1,635 more words

Health Informatics

Comparison between Aerospace and Software Technical Writer

Have you ever wondered on how to use your technical writing skill to enhance your career growth and be a versatile technical writer?

Do you wish to work for various domains and explore yourself in the field of technical communication? 576 more words

Technical Writer

I ♥ FrameMaker

During my career I have used a lot of different authoring tools, from the ubiquitous Word, to tech comm monolith RoboHelp to bespoke XML tool sets, developed in-house. 1,872 more words

Technical Writing

Adobe FrameMaker12 Ch 6 & Module Practice

Chapter 6 will definitely come in handy. I will be providing Ryan with screenshots, and he will be inserting them into the final FrameMaker file. So, it’s super important that we both have a comprehensive understanding of this section. 177 more words


Adobe FrameMaker12 Ch. 3

Chapter 3 was pretty basic. What was throwing me off was FrameMaker’s choice to call styles by the name of “tags.” I wonder if there’s an actual difference between styles and tags? 141 more words