The Art of Technical Documentation presents concepts, techniques, and practices in order to produce effective technical documentation. The book provides the definition of technical documentation; qualities of a good technical documentation; career paths and documentation management styles; precepts of technical documentation; practices for gathering information, understanding what you have gathered, and methods for testing documentation; and considerations of information representation, to provide insights on how different representations affect reader perception of your documents. Technical writers and scientists will find the book a good reference material.Technical Manuals: Theory and Practice, a Journal of Technical Writing and Communication 19, no. 1 (1989): 13a29. Shows that amplification (use of rhetorical techniques to elaborate discourse) in computer manuals can improve them. Knuthanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Art of Technical Documentation|
|Publisher||:||Digital Press - 2014-05-16|