1. New podcast from the Write the Docs community

  2. Recording of Open Authoring -- Collaboration Across Disciplines presentation, by Ralph Squillace

  3. Review of Coding for Writers course by Peter Gruenbaum on Udemy

  4. Should you ever apologize for something product-related in your documentation? Looking at Apple's dongle documentation

  5. How to avoid becoming extinct in your technical writing career

  6. How to get crisp text callouts like in Apple's new Touch bar documentation -- and why you might not want to with translation projects

  7. Markdown or reStructuredText or DITA? Choosing the right format for tech docs

  8. How to tell if you're a content strategist

  9. Apple's Two-Step Verification versus Two-Factor Authentication, or, When Marketing's lingo makes it impossible to communicate with plain speech

  10. How to respond to product disasters: Analyzing Samsung's response to their exploding phones in contrast to Dyn's response to the DDoS attack

  11. How to deliver newsletters for your Jekyll site

  12. Coding the sidebar navigation element for documentation websites

  13. From podcasts to audio books and now back to podcasts -- experimenting with a new angle

  14. Saving Your Sanity Through Better Client Relations -- with Alisa Bonsignore

  15. My gravity towards tools

  16. Zooming out and in with navigation

  17. Kanban may be a better fit than scrum when you support large numbers of engineers

  18. How can technical writers thrive in agile environments? Event recording and details

  19. Implementing Swagger in your API documentation -- My ISTC article

  20. Recording of Let's Tell a Story -- Scenario-Based Documentation, by Matt Ness (STC Silicon Valley Presentation)

  21. Balancing the never-ending list of documentation to write with your natural interests and passions

  22. The variety of tools tech comm professionals use

  23. Presentation recording: Hunting for API developer documentation jobs in the San Francisco Bay area, by Andrew Davis

  24. The complexities of translation and the need for dynamic variables in the build process

  25. Will the docs-as-code approach scale? Responding to comments on my Review of Modern Technical Writing

  26. The Story of Paligo: A new browser-based CCMS with all the features you'd ever want

  27. Review of Andrew Etter's ebook on Modern Technical Writing

  28. Applying Tim Ferriss' 4-hour work week rules to tech comm projects

  29. Thoughts on Transforming Documentation Processes presentation at WTD: Evaluating the trend to treat documentation as code

  30. Context switching and efficiency -- Kanban to the rescue?

  31. Why Programming Sucks and the fallacy of documentation in the context of code chaos

  32. Thoughts on Documentation Avoidance for Programmers

  33. How the Solve This! meetup format turned out -- plus some unachieved parallels with the Dead Poet Society

  34. The difference between marketing writing and technical writing in one small sign

  35. A jump in Google traffic due to content quality?

  36. Attend the "Solve This!" Write the Docs Meetup tomorrow (June 23, 2016)

  37. Examples of visual communication in developer documentation with the Android Vocabulary Glossary

  38. My technical communication contribution to the UX Careers Handbook

  39. Advanced formatting with Markdown using Jekyll and Includes

  40. More complex user process maps in documentation systems

  41. Interested in working as a technical writer at Amazon?

  42. Examples of linear workflow user maps built with JS and CSS

  43. 8 image translation issues for tech doc — guest post by Jeanine Shepstone

  44. 11 images issues for tech doc systems — guest post by Jeanine Shepstone

  45. Presentation recording: Move Fast And ... Document Things? Lessons learned in building documentation culture at a startup, by Ruthie Bendor

  46. Presentation recording: Two Great Teams that Work Great Together: Bridging the Gap Between Documentation and Support

  47. Recent Write the Docs presentation recordings

  48. Some post-STC Summit thoughts

  49. Slides for Writing Tech Docs Like a Hacker with Jekyll presentation

  50. Slides for Documenting REST APIs Workshop — 2016 STC Summit Anaheim, Calif.

  51. How do you establish more context in a topic-based writing model?

  52. Getting sharp, clear text in screen captures — and making sense of Retina displays

  53. Jekyll Conf 2016 slides and video: Overcoming Challenges in Using Jekyll for Tech Docs

  54. Creating professional looking graphics in the easiest, simplest way possible

  55. Visual communication overview

  56. Three types of knowledge every technical writer needs to be successful

  57. Recording of WTD presentation on Video Documentation, by Alicia Avrach

  58. Recording of STC-SV presentation on the Shape of a Modern Technical Communication Organization, by Sanborn Hodgkins

  59. Seeing things from the perspective of a learner

  60. Eight reasons why documentation fails for users, and what to do about it

  61. API documentation workshop opportunity at the STC Summit

  62. Lightning talks from San Francisco Write the Docs meetup

  63. Xeditor, a CMS editor for XML content

  64. REST API documentation workshop recording (STC Sacramento)

  65. Version 5.0 of my Documentation Theme for Jekyll now available

  66. Hi there – Let’s get casual… Guest post by Lavanya Krishnamurthy

  67. Shannon got into Stanford's MA Liberal Arts program

  68. Selling Girl Scout cookies

  69. Starting a new series on visual communication

  70. 10 minute podcast on API technical writing with Ryan Weber on Stitcher

  71. Retrospective — Looking back at the good and bad of previous experiences

  72. So People Don't RTFM? Write a FM That's Worth R'ing — Guest post by Marcia Riefer Johnston

  73. Lightweight DITA article in Technical Communication Journal

  74. I'm starting a new job at Amazon Lab126

  75. Answering questions in James Gill's upcoming book, How to Get Started as a Technical Writer

  76. What is the ideal tool for developer documentation environments?

  77. Updating from redcarpet and Pygments to Kramdown and Rouge on Github Pages

  78. Why didn't WordPress take off with tech docs?

  79. Two upcoming API documentation events this Thursday

  80. Is the only way to plug into a documentation CCMS through DITA/XML?

  81. Three models for single source publishing — and challenges with each

  82. My YAML tutorial in the context of Jekyll

  83. The third API course from Peter Gruenbaum on Udemy

  84. Upcoming REST API documentation workshop in Sacramento

  85. New section in API documentation course: The Job Market for API technical Writers

  86. Challenges in documenting long JSON objects

  87. How to apply agile processes to manage your life's projects

  88. The problem with adopting bleeding-edge tools

  89. Spec-driven Development with RAML — presentation by Michael Stowe to STC Silicon Valley chapter

  90. First video for API documentation course -- your feedback?

  91. Why is the TC Camp Unconference format so popular? Interview with Liz Fraley, TC Camp Founder

  92. Are technical writing blogs growing or dying?

  93. What is the technical writer's role in content marketing?

  94. Analyzing top posts on my blog during 2015 — Deciding between brand versus readership


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