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What Would Life be Without Technology?

Posted by Malorie Grebert on August 10, 2016 at 6:28am 0 Comments

Have you ever imagined your life without technology? I bet few people even asked themselves about that. First of all, we need to define what technology is. Most people would say that it’s all electronic devices that surround us and that we use…

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Implementing Online Learning

Posted by George Mathews on July 15, 2016 at 12:40am 0 Comments

Online learning is very large and from around 10 years and it is growing very rapidly with expertise. Online learning may look like nothing more than words and pictures on a computer screen, but failing to understand and respect its complexities…

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How Can GRAYFOS Helps You To Increase The SALES??

Posted by manisha biyani on June 29, 2016 at 12:57am 0 Comments

We have a product known as GRAYFOS which helps in increasing the sales as it is a sales force automation software. This product is a SaaS based model which allows you to solve any query regarding marketing and distribution. This product is…

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How Rotation Scheduling Software Can Help You Achieve Your Goal

Posted by Jay Bor on June 12, 2016 at 4:36am 0 Comments

Studying to be a doctor, nurse or other healthcare professional is hard.  There is a massive amount of information to learn and a huge amount of responsibility to handle once qualified.  Even within the healthcare system there are a variety of…

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Free Graphics for Designers - All Different Flavours

Posted by Alexander A on April 30, 2016 at 11:41am 0 Comments

We have decided to turn from Tech to Beauty and blog about something that is not directly related to technical writing or software documention.

We have reviewed seven different resources of free graphics available on the web, going into…

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Free tools for technical writers - review in 2 parts

Posted by Alexander A on April 14, 2016 at 3:55am 0 Comments

Hello Technical Writers!

I'd like to share the research we have done recently on various free tools used in the online documentation field. We cover graphics and video editing tools, commenting, surveys, statistics, etc. Take a…

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Illustrated Parts Catalogs Authoring...

Posted by Girish Kabbur on March 30, 2016 at 1:38am 0 Comments

Illustrated Parts Catalogue (IPC)

Purpose of IPC:

IPC is a document which gives information about any product, parts and assemblies with the help of illustrations.

Uses of IPC:

IPC is widely used…

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Tips and Tricks for College Programming Assignments in College

Posted by Linda Willson on March 11, 2016 at 4:53am 0 Comments

You do not need to struggle…

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9 Famous Stories You Didn’t Know About Entrepeneurs Who Dropped Out Of College

Posted by Michael Garner on January 26, 2016 at 9:26am 0 Comments

There is a lot of examination that factually demonstrates that graduates with an advanced education acquire much higher wages than those with just a secondary school certificate. Still, the rundown of extremely rich people who allude to the…

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Technical Writing Career

Started by Julian Adams Pinos Santos in Software and Stuff on Sunday. 0 Replies

Hello everyone! I am new on this site. Can anyone suggest me what are the things do I need to focus and learn on technical writing career? I am now in my senior year in college and I prefer technical writing as my career. Thank you in advance.Continue

Tech writing domain for sale

Started by Steve Schwarzman in Software and Stuff Aug 7. 0 Replies

Hi, all.I have a domain that I don't use anymore: softwareuserguides.comIt's up for sale on Sedo. Here's a link to the sale page. Thanks,Steve Schwarzman(Posted with permission.)Continue

What authoring tool do you use? Connect with your fellows.

Started by Heidi A Slade in Software and Stuff. Last reply by Craig Haiss Aug 5. 24 Replies

We technical writers have more than our fair share of authoring tool choices.To get the real skinny on best practices, shortcuts, insights, and troubleshooting, it's good to connect with other professionals who use the same tool you do. Use this discussion to give a shout-out to the authoring tool you use, and see who else shares your preference (or woes.)I'll start:Authoring: PTC Arbortext Editor with StylerPublishing: PTC Arbortext Publishing EngineCMS: WindchillContinue

Tags: cms, community, connect, publisher, ptc

Correct Technical Writing Terms

Started by Janice Hendersen in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts Jul 12. 0 Replies

Good afternoon Peers! This might seem like a simple question, but I wanted to get an opinion from some technical writing experts more experienced than myself. I am working on a security document and want to know which term is correct to use: Userid or User ID. I have seen it used both ways for a long time now. But I want to be consistent throughout the document and set the standard for how I will continue to create documents and procedures in the future. Thank you in advance for all responses…Continue

Database structure documentation.

Started by Alia Madylova in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts Jun 20. 0 Replies

Hello Community,I have recently been tasked to create a database strucutre documentation. Software we are selling contains around 150 DB tables. Targeted audience of the DB doc.: mostly third party developers that must understand our DB strucutre to write their own plugins or perform custom modiifcations.Documentation base: up to now we have been using wiki as a base for all our docs ( manuals, reference guides and etc). By the way, after writing troubleshooting docs I find it a nightmare using…Continue

Tags: manual, strucutre, database

Online Operations Manual

Started by Janice Hendersen in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts. Last reply by John Melendez Jun 14. 1 Reply

Hello Peers :) I have been tasked with doing revisions on an online Operations Manual. I have never done one before and am a little nervous. I amused to doing "plain" technical writing, where I document a process step-by-step. This is totally different and Ihave been told to bring my "A" game. I am sure a lot of you are more experienced than I in doing these types of projects. Any suggestions or ideas would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance!Continue

Suggestions on Software

Started by Sarah Carling in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts. Last reply by Jeffrey Gantner Jun 7. 3 Replies

Hi all, First off, I'd like to introduce myself. My name is Sarah from Indianapolis, IN. I am not only new to the Technical Writing World, but I am also new to the Technical Writing profession. My current employer has asked that I try to find a new software to help with the organization and ease of our written materials. We currently are using Help & Manual and we have had nothing but issues working this product! We would like to find a product that would be able to incorporate the…Continue

Tags: writing, tech, guidance, feedback, software

Training Guide Tempate

Started by Arpita Pillai in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts May 29. 0 Replies

Hi All,Let me introduce myself before we begin our relationship. I am technical writer with over 9 years of experience in documenting software products. I have worked in several domains over my course. I took a personal break and now re-joining back after almost 5 years. I have a lot to catch up. I have recently started my job at Sydney, and I really want to give my best.While I am working on updating their current documentation, I have been asked to prepare a training instruction template.…Continue

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Training Guide Tempate

Started by Arpita Pillai in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts May 29. 0 Replies

Hi All,Let me introduce myself before we begin our relationship. I am technical writer with over 9 years of experience in documenting software products. I have worked in several domains over my course. I took a personal break and now re-joining back after almost 5 years. I have a lot to catch up. I have recently started my job at Sydney, and I really want to give my best.While I am working on updating their current documentation, I have been asked to prepare a training instruction template.…Continue

Tags: Tempate, Guide, Training

dropdown, drop-down, or drop down?

Started by Darla Craven in Questions, Opinions, and Thoughts. Last reply by Indranil Sen May 23. 1 Reply

Hi,This is my first question...Which version of dropdown is correct? Do IEEE standards specify such things?Thanks!Continue

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