Create, Manage and Publish Content for Any
Audience, Language or Format.

The leading software for authoring, translation and publishing of any type of technical documentation including knowledge bases, intranets, online Help, policy & procedure manuals, documentation websites, user guides and more.

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Traditional Content Creation Workflows Are
Grossly Inefficient.

Your content needs to be delivered to multiple devices, formats and languages.

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Salary Employee Manual

Hourly Employee Manual

Salary Employee Manual - London

Salary Employee Manual - Paris

Hourly Employee Manual - London

Hourly Employee Manual - Paris

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For example, no one should have to maintain multiple
independent variations of an employee manual.

Because we reuse so much content for this product line, we've been able to cut our project time from about six weeks down to one week using Flare variables.
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Lynn M. Carrier
Assoc. Director, Content Process
and Technology, Illumina

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Derek Warren
Principal Information
Developer, Venafi

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Don Rasky
Senior Technical Writer,

Speed Delivery with Single Source Content Development.

Anywhere from 20% to 80% of your content may be duplicated across multiple deliverables.
Adopt a more efficient workflow by reusing content from a single source and publish to multiple formats and devices.

Single source content and output

You’re More Than a Writer, You’re a Content Architect.

Don’t work harder, work smarter. Harness the power of single-source, multi-channel publishing
to deliver content quickly and efficiently.

Single Sourcing

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Content Management/
Source Control

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The Most Efficient Way to
Create, Manage and
Publish Content.

Flare offers the highest return on investment and
lowest cost of ownership of any authoring, publishing
and content management solution available.

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An Overview of MadCap Flare

Increase Productivity
Reduce Project Time
Reduce Localization Costs
Streamline Content Delivery
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Don’t get locked into a proprietary content platform. Our products adhere to open standards
and formats, including XML, CSS, JavaScript and HTML5.

Smart Companies Rely on MadCap Software.
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A Complete Solution of Integrated Applications.

Seven fully integrated content development tools for authoring & publishing, analysis & reporting,
translation management, multimedia creation and social collaboration.

Latest News and Announcements.

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Can I Run MadCap Flare on a Mac? Oh, Yes!

I often see discussions on LinkedIn or in the MadCap Software user forums in which posters lament how they wish they could run Flare on a Mac.

I immediately think, “But you can run Flare on a Mac! I’ve been running Flare on a Mac for years!” I ran early versions of Flare on a now aging iMac from circa 2003 (still works!) and more recently on a MacBook Pro laptop. Read Blog Article »

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MadCap Software Launches Latest Version of MadCap Flare Leading Technical Authoring Software for Multi-Channel Publishing

Flare 11.0 Features Next-Gen Frameless Output, Embedded YouTube and Vimeo, 3D Graphics, Augmented Reality, Absolute Positioning, Import of Doc-To-Help Word-Based Content, Git Integration and More Read Press Release »

The Premier Technical Communication and Content Strategy Conference


The MadWorld Technical Communication and Content Strategy Conference Returns to San Diego April 10-12, 2016.