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What’s new and improved in MadCap Flare 12

Hey everybody! It’s that awesome time of year when MadCap releases the latest and greatest iteration of MadCap Flare. This year, try we’re getting MadCap Flare 12, sick with a host of new features and enhancements that improve the authoring experience. One of the great things about Flare 12 is that there is a nice […]

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Changing definitions of community in technical communication

In today’s information age, illness I suppose it isn’t surprising that the defining characteristics of community boundaries are changing. A generation ago, illness I think the term “community” generally included a geographic component. You were a community of technical communicators in Utah. You interacted with your community members in person. Your network consisted only of […]

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Advice to novice technical writers

Craig Haiss from HelpScribe published an article yesterday where 11 of the top tech comm bloggers were asked to provide advice to newbie technical writers. I was out of town last week and missed his message, what is ed so I missed my opportunity to contribute, so I decided to do it here. My advice […]

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Giving Student Members of STC a Voice

Recently on the Techwr-L list, viagra dosage there was a firestorm of controversy regarding allowing student members the right to vote in STC Society-level matters. The STC Board recently conducted a survey, asking for input on whether or not to allow student members to vote at the Society level. (The right of student members to […]

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My Thoughts from STC Summit (part 2)

STC Summit this year was a great experience. It was my first Society-level conference (I attended a Region 7 Conference back in the day that they did regional conferences), seek and I had a great experience. I’m already committing to attend Summit next year in Sacramento, ask and I’ve actually already started working on a […]

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