New section in API doc course exploring causes for poor product overviews and getting started tutorials
Here are the new pages:
- Balancing product overviews with getting started tutorials
- Reasons why product overviews are often minimal or nonexistent
- Reasons why getting started tutorials fail or don’t exist
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