Ruminations about technical writing and other philosophical topics.
- An Approach to Reading Specifications Quickly
- Thoughts on Technical Writing for a Large Audience
- Writing for Professional Developers
In this post, I give out one of my favorite secrets – how to read specifications quickly, with a high degree of retention. I have a particular technique, and if you use this technique, you may read specs more quickly, and you will remember more after you have read them. (Article)
Here’s my 2 cents on writing content that is applicable to a large audience. This post is pretty basic, but it might be useful to someone, so I’ll post it. (Article)
If you are a writer, there is no substitute for making writing and language a focus of intense study. When you write, you don’t want anything to obstruct your message. Bad writing, more than anything else, will prevent your readers from learning what you intend to communicate. (Article)