Peter Winninger is a student in the Humber College Technical Writing program in Toronto, Canada. His previous writing experience includes production proposals, technical procedures, and scripts for educational videos. Before moving into technical communication, Peter worked in the television and film industries as a video and audio editor. He also has training in animation and storyboarding, and recently completed a course in web design. With his media background, Peter would like to apply his skills to the effective integration of multimedia with technical or e-learning content.

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Foundations: The Role of the Technical Editor

Are you a writer that works with a technical editor? If so, consider yourself fortunate; many technical writers don't have the luxury of an editor's services. Writers on a project team often edit each other's documents, while writers who work alone may have no choice but to edit their own work. Writing and editing are distinct processes; each requires a different skill set and focus. Continue reading ...