Venture outside of the CSS comfort zone I facilitated a workshop at the 2016 MadUsers conference (organised by Write2Users). The information on this page will let you repeat the exercises and download the slide deck. During the workshop, we have manipulated the stylesheet of a MadCap Flare project. We did not use the MadCap Flare Stylesheet editor though, we used an external text editor instead. The external text editor gave us styling options … [Read more...] about MadUsers 2016 Workshop
The Conference & Talks Notebook
This is the archive of all things relates to conferences and talks that we are involved.
Last week I was a guest at Verebus Engineering. I was invited to tell a bit about Content Management terminology. As you know, content management is a development that can offer many advantages for the technical communicator but also seriously impacts the way we do our work. New jargon With the arrival of content management, with it comes a lot of new jargon. Terms link Single Sourcing, Multi-channel Publishing and Structured Authoring. But … [Read more...] about Never Mind the Buzzwords
Last week I had a great time in Budapest attending the first ever Write The Docs conference in Europe. Hesitant After purchasing my ticket I was still a bit hesitant to attend the event, because I thought the main focus would be on developer documentation. Not being an experienced developer myself, I wondered if all we would do is discuss a 100 different ways to generate API documentation. That little bit of irrational fear quickly dissipated … [Read more...] about Write the Docs EU 2014