Technical Writing and Content Management: Latest Tips and Product Information

New Release Now Available: MadCap Flare 2017
Jennifer Morse

Posted by Jennifer Morse

January 10, 2017

We’re kicking off the New Year with a brand-new release to MadCap Flare! We’re thrilled to announce MadCap Flare 2017, which comes with a number of new features and enhancements. Paired with the official release of MadCap Central, a powerful cloud-based content management solution for technical writers and content developers, Flare empowers users with even greater …

Let MadCap Analyzer Do the Work – 4 Reports to Correct Hard-to-Find Issues in Your MadCap Flare Projects
Ed Marshall

Posted by Ed Marshall

January 5, 2017

Many issues that can easily creep into new or legacy projects can be hard-to-find and/or fix. MadCap Analyzer can find and repair many of these issues. Four issues that often occur in MadCap Flare projects are multiple instances of the same text in your files, hard-coded company/product names, duplicate styles, and files not included in your outputs. Most of the issues that …

Podcast Recap: The Not-Boring Tech Writer Podcast — Implementing Single-Source Authoring
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

December 15, 2016

According to Jacob Moses, a technical writer for Rainmaker Digital (formerly Copyblogger Media), everyone thinks technical writers are boring. “They think we lack creativity; they think we only eat tuna salad for lunch; and they think our work is reserved to instructional manuals that they don't even use,” he quips on his blog. But Jacob, who also manages a regular …

Year In Review – Our 10 Popular Blog Posts of 2016
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

December 8, 2016

2016 has been an exciting year for MadCap Software! In the past year, we’ve seen product launches such as MadCap Central, new releases and updates to MadCap Flare, and the annual MadWorld Conference. And not to mention, our MadBlog has been filled with insights from our customers, consultants and MadCap employees. They have a lot of expertise to share, and the MadBlog is …

5 Quick MadCap Flare Tips for New Users
Gail Lorzing

Posted by Gail Lorzing

December 1, 2016

With 35+ years in IT and a little less than a year in technical communications using MadCap Software, I'm new to tech comm and MadCap's product suite. So who better to take you on a newbie trip of MadCap Flare than someone who travels down the Mad road and asks "How can I do this?" Fasten your seat belts for quick tips on Flare and its' product suite to make your learning …