of January's speaker, Jeffrey Gardiner, on "Writing
in the Open: Using Wikis to Create Documentation"
will hold Elections March 9, 2010 through April
8, 2010. Read about these candidates:
Modular Documentation: Some Best Practices
part of a two-part article, Michelle
Corbin, an STC Fellow who works at IBM, and Yoel
Strimling, a member of STC Israel, offer best practices
for editing modular documentation. This part describes the mechanics
of modularization and best practices for editing modular documentation.
Part 2 in the March/April 2010 issue of Devil Mountain Views
will describe the editor's role in creating modular documentation.
on Time: What Do Technical Communicators Do?
senior member Melody Brumis
and co-owner of Write on Time Solutions looks back at the jobs
that Write on Time Solutions completed in 2009 and lists some
of the things that technical communicators do.
Reasons Why Your Wiki Isnt Working
of Cherryleaf Technical Authors in Twickenham, United Kingdom,
tells us why some wikis work and some don't.