technical communication poll

Technical Writer Poll: Replacing “Traditional” Technical Communications

As we take a look at the "basics" of technical communications, we find ourselves asking whether traditional technical communications deliverables--user manuals, administrator guides, release notes, etc.--are going the way of the dodo bird, buggy whips, and the butter churn. Take the poll and add your thoughts to the discussion
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Taking Advantage of Social Media Part I: The Media Are the Message

In 1964, Marshall McLuhan published Understanding Media, in which the famous phrase “the medium is the message” appeared ( McLuhan’s insight was that the medium and the message you convey via that medium are inseparable, but that the medium you choose sometimes has a sufficiently strong impact that it outweighs the message. Although MacBeth’s “tale […]
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