MadCap Software at a Glance

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Founded in early 2005 and based in San Diego, California, MadCap Software is a trusted resource for thousands of companies around the globe for single-source, multichannel authoring and publishing solutions, including multimedia and translation management. Our products are used to create corporate intranets, online Help systems, policy & procedure manuals, video tutorials, knowledge bases, ebooks, user guides and more. Our services include product training, consulting services, translation and localization and an advanced developer certification program.

MadCap Flare is the only software, corporate or retail, that knows and respects the way I work. It 'feels my pains' and has good remedies for several of them.”

Kai Weber | SimCorp

MadCap Software was formed by industry veterans with more than a decade of experience with the objective to develop great products and back them with world-class support.

We love being MadCap customers. You continually restore our faith in the software tools industry. Great tools at a great price from a software company that genuinely cares about its customers never grows old.”

Don Rasky | Senior Technical Writer, Mitchell International, Inc.

And as technical communicators and documentation specialists, MadCap Software understands the complexities of the profession: authors need to get the right information, to the right people, at the right time, in the right language, on the device of 
the end-users' choosing.

MadCap Software offers a complete suite of tools to give professionals the resources they need to succeed in a rapidly changing environment, including Authoring & Publishing, Analysis & Reporting, Translation & Localization, and Multimedia.


We Work Here

Headquartered just outside of San Diego, in scenic La Jolla, California, MadCap Software is home to some of the most experienced software architects and product experts in the documentation industry.

MadCap Software in La Jolla, CA

Awards and Patents

Red Herring 100 Award Finalist North America

Finalist for Red Herring North America 100 Award

AeA High Tech Awards Finalist

Finalist in 15th annual AEA High Tech Awards

Red Herring 100 Winner Global

Winner Red Herring 100 Global Company Award

California Tech 100 Innovation Award

Recognized by California Innovation Corridor Partners as “innovation
all-star”

Association of Support Professionals Ten Best

Awarded by Association of Support Professionals for one of Industry’s Ten Best web support sites

XPS Showcase

MadCap Software selected as Microsoft™ XPS™ showcase

Tech America Software Award Winner

Winner 16th annual TechAmerica High Tech Award in the software category

Microsoft Showcases MadCap Software

MadCap Software selected as Microsoft™ Visual Studio™ showcase

Patent Won for Structure Bar Technology

Awarded Patent For Structure Bar Technology In XML-Based MadCap Flare Publishing Software

2012-2013 EContent 100

The Top 100 Companies in the Digital Content Industry: The 2012-2013 EContent 100

2012-2013 EContent 100

The Top 100 Companies in the Digital Content Industry: The 2013-2014 EContent 100



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