Who Adopts DITA?

Who Adopts DITA? And Who Shouldn’t Try?

Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA), with its promise of more structured content authoring and publishing, appeals to a wide variety of businesses that manage large quantities of technical content. Take a look at your business and your content environment when you answer the question "Who adopts DITA?" Continue reading ...

DITA Adoption Project Planning

Project Planning for DITA Adoption

Like any other major project that changes your tools, processes, and outputs, careful project planning for DITA adoption is the key to success. Transformative projects like DITA adoption require substantial planning and resources, to ensure that the people, processes and technology are ready and able to succeed. Continue reading ...

Why Should I Care About DITA?

Once you’ve gotten the answer to the “What is DITA?” question, you’re probably ready to think about “Why Should I care?” And it’s a question you should be asking yourself if you work on creating technical content as part of your day-to-day job. Continue reading ...

Updating Your Approach to Authoring: DITA Alternatives

When you and your team, and even your boss, come to the conclusion that “there’s got to be a better way” to author technical content, your research will most likely point to DITA (Darwin Information Typing Architecture) as the alternative to the word processing, copy-and-paste, formatting, and versioning nightmare you’ve worked in for so long. Continue reading ...

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Phases of DITA Adoption

No matter how enthusiastic you and your team might be, DITA Adoption is not something you can accomplish overnight. DITA adoption is a major investment of time and effort, requiring careful planning and implementation, as well as management support and participation. Continue reading ...

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8 Content Pain Points that Implementing DITA Solves

Summer replay: The people in your organization who control the budgets look hard at things like ROI, productivity, KPI (Key Performance Indicators), and resolving business pain points before agreeing to open the company wallet. Among the items you need to make the case for implementing DITA (Darwin Information Typing Architecture) is solid proof of the pain points it can solve. Continue reading ...

What is DITA

What Is DITA?

What is DITA? Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) is the best way to be smart about writing and publishing your business content. It leverages XML (eXtensible Markup Language) to make your content intelligent, versatile, manageable, and portable. Continue reading ...