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WTD Episode 23: How to write inclusive tech documentation, by Lucie Le Naour

by Tom Johnson on Sep 10, 2019 •
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In this episode of the Write the Docs podcast, rather than the usual roundtable discussion, we provide a recording of a WTD Berlin presentation by Lucie Le Naour on how to write inclusive tech documentation. Inclusive documentation takes into account all users, regardless of their gender, culture, or abilities. It uses language that treats different types of people fairly and equally, acknowledging that the words you choose matter in the connotations and attitudes they convey. This presentation was recorded on August 19, 2019 in Berlin.

You can view the slides on Linkedin or embedded below.

How to write inclusive tech documentation from Lucie Le Naour

You can learn more about Lucie on Linkedin. You can view the original post here.

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