The social network for technical communicators
The social network for technical communicators
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…Continue
There are a lot of people out there that have been looking for something that they can do in order to ensure that they are going to be able to write down ideas and things that they have to remember. Writing pads can actually be a great investment…Continue
First of all, you may be wondering what FoxyUtils is. The parent project of FoxyUtils was called Merge PDF. Their main objective was to make it easy and hassle-free to merge PDF files. This endeavor was such a success that they decided to form…Continue
Generation Y are your junior employees, your entrepreneurs, your clients. They are the scaffolding of a business and the backbone of your customer base, and Generation Z – is right behind them. While these two generations are far from…Continue
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I have been asked to look up for a tool for creating a video on our product. The file size of the created video should be less. Since I have Snagit, i tried it first but my boss did not approve it owing to its size. I had created a video of less than 2 minutes. Can anyone suggest an alternative for creating a video (preferably from freeware). Continue
Hello, Do you know any documentation portals similar to http://doc.antidot.net/en/ ? I'm looking for a solution that will allow me to produce customized documents from selected topics.All suggestions are welcome!Thanks! Continue
Hello everybody, a few years ago I got a job as a technical writer. My daily tasks contain writing assembly instructions, part catalogs, etc. Now, I have come to the point that I am not satisfied with my job position any more. I want to meet new challenges in a very different position or job field that I can do with my qualifications as a technical writer. Are there any other jobs I could do instead of being (just) a technical writer? Continue
I'm interested in finding telecommute tech writing work. I've looked around online but most of things that come up when you search for "telecommute" are just scams. Does anyone know of sites that have REAL ads for this kind of work?I would also consider a conventional job but I live in Portland, OR, which does not seem to be a good area for tech writing. If anyone knows of a good place to find such work here I'm also interested. Thanks.Continue
Hello everyone, Actually I have a query-Why good and proper documentation is important for a company? Please help me out......Continue
I am a technical writer. I wanted to find out about free/ open-source tools which are available to find out plagiarism. These can be online or offline (which require installation on my computer. I came across some. However, most have a limitation (like only 1000 words). I must be able to use the tool on word documents.Thanks in adance-UlhasContinue
Hi guysFirst of all I want to wish you all a happy and successful new year! Nevertheless I am facing some new challenges. Not long ago I wrote about my situation at a software company where I am the only technical writer with a workload that could easily fill 3 more positions (btw, nothing has changed)Now, my boss came up with a new idea. Some time ago, we had some restructuring within our company and one colleague changed his position.Among other things, he was responsible for writing the…Continue
I've applied to jobs in the past (my degree is in neuroscience, however), and gotten interviews. However, it never went past that, once they asked if I had any technical experience and I had to honestly say no.What kind of tech/computer science experience do I need?Also, besides opensource volunteer, what else can I do?I am currently enrolled in an online CS bachelor's program, but what else can I do? I live in the DC metro area, so there are jobs, but also competition.Continue
This is my first post. I am a technical writer for a foodservice equipment manufacturing company. Two of us write all manuals, parts lists, and instruction sheets. Our documents are print and PDF for web use. We write in 6 languages other than English. Our translation procedure is to send an English word document to the translator and then copy and paste everything into our desktop publisher QuarkXpress.We are looking into other desktop publishers and I wanted to get opinions from people on…Continue
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