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

The leading software for single-source authoring and multi-channel publishing of technical, medical and policy information including knowledge bases, online Help and documentation websites, user guides and more.

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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.

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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Examples of MadCap Flare publishing targets

Desktop and Cloud-based
Content Management /
Source Control

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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

Today’s Most Versatile Platform for Creating
and Publishing Content.

Content developers, from technical writers and documentation managers to eLearning specialists and instructional designers, can create and manage a rich variety of content from a single application.

Employee Handbooks and Policies & Procedures Manuals

Online Help, Documentation and User Assistance

Medical, Regulatory and Compliance Documents

Training Manuals and eLearning Guides

API and SDK Documentation

Knowledge Bases and Corporate Intranets

User Guides, Installation Guides and Quick Start Guides

Support and Troubleshooting Documentation

Administrative, Programmer and Internal Development Documentation

Proposals, Contracts, Reports and Audits

Marketing and Corporate Communication Documentation

Smart Companies Rely on MadCap Software.
See What’s Possible.


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Eight Powerful Applications for Content Development.

A complete set of content development tools for authoring, publishing & content management,
plus supporting applications for analysis & reporting, contribution & review, translation management,
multimedia creation and social collaboration.

  • MadCap Lingo: Translation and Localization
  • MadCap Mimic: Interactive Demos, Videos, Tutorials and
    Software Simulations
  • MadCap Capture: Screen Capture and Image Editing
  • MadCap Pulse: Analytics, Reporting and Social Collaboration for Your Documentation

Plus: MadPak Professional Suite: The Ultimate Content Development Suite

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