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Welcome to the East Bay Chapter of the Society for Technical Communication (STC).

Technical Writers and Communicators can find resources, solutions, jobs, professional connections, and friendship with the East Bay Chapter. Devoted to professional Technical Writers and Communicators, STC is a non-profit international organization.

STC members include writers, editors, illustrators, printers, publishers, educators, students, engineers, and scientists in all areas of technology. more>>

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  • Apr 2 - East Bay STC Meeting - Nicky Bleiel - A Recorded STC Summit Presentation: Five Ways to Add Interactivity to Online Help

  • May 7 - East Bay STC Meeting - Tom Johnson - APIs

  • June 4 - East Bay STC Meeting - Open mic Vision Day

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Upcoming Meeting

Thursday, April 2, 2015

A Recorded STC Summit

Five Ways to Add Interactivity to Online Help

by Nicky Bleiel

Content is king, but adding a measured dose of interactivity to your online Help will increase readability and usability, as well as make it more compelling. At our April meeting, we will be viewing a recording from an STC Summit conference presentation on implementing interactivity in online help.more>>

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The Meeting in April

May 7

Tom Johnson


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Check out upcoming live Web seminars.

Members $59
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Students $29

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  • Intercom, STC's magazine
  • Technical Communication, STC's quarterly journal
  • Networking opportunities;
    educational opportunities designed to expand your skills
  • STC's online database of job openings in technical communication
  • Local chapter activities
  • Annual Salary Survey

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