The process description in technical writing and how to make it work

“Process description” is describing a process, i.e., a sequence of events. The process is the set of instructions in manuals that you provide to the reader (end user) in order for them to achieve an end result. The end result could be how to install, repair, or assemble something. The end result may not be … Read moreThe process description in technical writing and how to make it work

Six Ways Technical Writers Create Poorly Written Manuals and Some Fixes

Rather than trying to explain all the right ways to do something, it’s oftentimes more helpful to explain the wrong ways to do things in order to prevent those pitfalls. One of the common complaints about technical manuals is how poorly they are written. When people buy a new product, they hope they can get … Read moreSix Ways Technical Writers Create Poorly Written Manuals and Some Fixes