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Last Day of Holidays

Day 39. 133 pages, 60,943 words.

Operation was a success. Solid ache in the ol’ boys and a bit of a rough night as I tried to find a comfortable position to sleep, but feeling okay right now. 32 more words

Seeking new technical writing projects

I’m currently for new technical writing projects starting in June 2016. Check out my LinkedIn Profile for more information about my background and writing samples. 7 more words

Contract Technical Writer

Host your website using GitHub pages

You can host your website without purchasing a domain name. This is possible using GitHub pages. For this, just create a new repository with your username.github.io and run .html file using this URL. 181 more words

Technical Writing

Version control is one of the biggest headaches I face as a technical communicator. Oddly enough, the technologies that have made document sharing so easy and storage space so plentiful have also opened up new and recurring nightmares for anyone working with electronic documents.

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Technical Writing

How to become a Technical Writer

If you’re an analytical journalist who is looking for a change, a budding writer with an interest in technology or an experienced programmer who is secretly an aspiring wordsmith, then technical writing might just be the answer for you. 1,210 more words

Documentation

The Case of The Unwary Salesperson

This is the first in a series of posts about how good documentation solves business problems.

It is not uncommon for sales teams to over-promise. Either because your salespeople don’t know the current feature set, or because they don’t recognize the limits of customization, they may sell your customers more than you can easily deliver. 158 more words

Technical Writing

Improving Recall

It does not matter if you are an instructional designer or a technical writer. Understanding how people learn is important if you want your audience to remember the information you provide. 246 more words

Training