The User Manual Manual : How to Research, Write, Test, Edit & Produce a Software Manual (Untechnical Press Books for Writers Series.)
The User Manual Manual is a master's course on creating software manuals. Written for writers, managers and producers, it describes the grammar, style, techniques and tricks needed to write a manual that gets read. It explains how to understand and target readers, technically inclined or not -- even if they're kids. Plus, it covers special topics including: dealing with rush projects, preparing for internationalization, and handling projects with multiple writers, multiple platforms and multiple bosses.<P>The User Manual Manual is a guided tour through the entire process of creating a user manual from initial concept through writing, testing, editing and production to postmortem. It contains sample documents, worksheets and checklists to help writers work smarter and faster.
Author: Michael Bremer
Publisher: Untechnical Pr
Release Date: 1999-11-20