Introduction to technical writing -- slides and audio recording
A few weeks ago I gave a presentation to a small group of beginning technical writers in India. The presentation was a 20 minute introduction to technical writing, and I gave the presentation over Skype.
Here are the slides:
Here's the MP3 audio file:
Links to more information
This presentation is similar to another introductory podcast I recorded on technical writing some years ago.
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