What makes a GOOD Technical Writer

Many people do not understand why most companies need a Technical Writer. Contrary to what some colleges think technical writers do, a company does not hire them to write articles for a newsletter or website, reports, transcripts of courtroom testimony, or scientific articles. So, to understand what makes a good one, you need to understand […]

What a Good Tech Writer Produces

The technical writers we provide have experience producing user guides for software, online Help, API guides for programmers, equipment-operating instructions, and other kinds of content we describe, below. The quality of the instructions technical writers deliver varies widely. In this article, we tell you what the deliverable from a good one looks like.

Avoid the Killer BEs

One big technique the best tech writers employ to produce sharp, crisp, short directions: they never use passive verbs.