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Q&A What is a more techy Technical Writer job title that isn't cutesy or confusing?

3 answers  ·  posted over 2 years ago by user2263986‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Do I always need to use linkers and connectors?

1 answer  ·  posted 4y ago by System‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Citing Oracle documentations of Java

1 answer  ·  posted 4y ago by NewbieCoder‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to handle bad source texts in technical translation?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 4 years ago by Philipp‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Where do I start with C++ documentation?

3 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by AGirlHasNoName‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to construct a technical tutorial when the user can't verify the results after each step?

2 answers  ·  posted over 3 years ago by System‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to keep documents with example full date timeless

1 answer  ·  posted 5y ago by RedKnight91‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Typographical styling of UI text in document

1 answer  ·  posted 5y ago by Adam Michael Wood‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Can we use MadCap Flare with semantic markup?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 5 years ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How much detail when writing technical documentation?

3 answers  ·  posted almost 5 years ago by Jon Milliken‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Presenting documentation for a large software product

3 answers  ·  posted over 4 years ago by uxtynuxty‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A In a formal syntax notation, how should I indicate many optional elements?

1 answer  ·  posted over 4 years ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A In searchable documentation, what function does a glossary serve?

4 answers  ·  posted 4y ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Indexing: after or during the writing process

2 answers  ·  posted 4y ago by Klangen‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Ethics of incorporating a supplier's technical documentation into one's own documentation?

2 answers  ·  posted over 6 years ago by paul‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to create a functional document for in-house reference?

2 answers  ·  posted over 6 years ago by Ashvita‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do I get rid of the tic of paired adjectives, predicates, etc.?

4 answers  ·  posted over 6 years ago by philosophyguy‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Is it necessary to explain what is written in upcoming chapters?

1 answer  ·  posted 6y ago by Theman‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Should I use contractions in a technical tutorial?

3 answers  ·  posted over 5 years ago by learnAndImprove‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do I announce an area-restricted feature without discouraging the rest of my visitors?

1 answer  ·  posted over 5 years ago by learner‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How does one avoid incomplete changes to documentation?

1 answer  ·  posted over 7 years ago by Paul A. Clayton‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Best Tool to Create User Guides

2 answers  ·  posted over 7 years ago by xifeng‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Tools for multiple creators/writers documentation without clouds

2 answers  ·  posted 7y ago by Thomas E.‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What is the average cost of software for DITA authoring?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 7 years ago by TuringTest‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Technical writer degree with an English BA?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 7 years ago by Jemma Lewis‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Any advice on how to learn DITA for technical writing?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 7 years ago by Linda Lawson-Bruton‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A API reference doc: best practices for describing opaque parameters?

2 answers  ·  posted over 8 years ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to start a technical book?

1 answer  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by y3i12‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What is a reasonable amount of time to spend writing a product overview?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by Martin F‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What are the tool choices for producing technical documentation in PDF and web site ready HTML?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by tmcallaghan‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can we make compiling release notes less chaotic?

2 answers  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How to reference a figure from text in a technical document

1 answer  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by Alex‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Marking a chart that is not based on real data

1 answer  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by Miroslav Zadravec‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Present tense in user manuals

1 answer  ·  posted almost 8 years ago by John John‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How do you build good per-book *and* global indexes?

0 answers  ·  posted almost 10 years ago by Monica Cellio‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Habits and routines for my first tech writing job

1 answer  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Pitarou‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Where to find authors for highly technical articles?

1 answer  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Eric‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A What is the best way to learn technical writing?

3 answers  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Stat-R‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A How can you write less to say more?

3 answers  ·  posted over 9 years ago by dukeofgaming‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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Q&A Writing a programming book: how to present directory structures

3 answers  ·  posted over 9 years ago by Piotr Sobczyk‭  ·  last activity almost 2 years ago by System‭

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