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Conference Update: MadWorld Europe 2018 Announced, MadWorld 2018 Registration Discount Ends Dec. 31
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

December 14, 2017

After five successful years of MadWorld in the United States (and an upcoming sixth), we’re bringing the premiere technical communication and content strategy to Europe. We’re excited to announce the first annual MadWorld Europe 2018 conference, taking place September 11-14, 2018. The conference will debut in the beautiful city of Prague, Czechia, a destination …

Generating a Consolidated Output from Multiple MadCap Flare Projects – Part 1
Joe Cheverie

Posted by Joe Cheverie

December 7, 20171 Comments

Joe Cheverie is a technical writer at MadCap Software, with extensive experience writing installation guides, online Help systems, and user guides for software products. In the first part of this two-part series, he describes his experiences and the challenges of creating one output from a single project combined from multiple Flare projects. Prior to working at MadCap …

MadCap Scholar Program Series – An Interview with Jeff Beatty, Adjunct Professor at Brigham Young University
Jennifer Morse

Posted by Jennifer Morse

November 30, 2017

Translation and localization is a major component of technical communication, and many universities are realizing the need to provide students with the tools they need to succeed. Through the MadCap Scholar Program, we’ve been able to partner with professors and educators and help students better prepare for a career in technical communication. Jeff Beatty is an adjunct …

A Follow-Up Tip on Customizing Search Results Pages in MadCap Flare’s HTML5 Top Navigation Output
Jennifer Morse

Posted by Jennifer Morse

November 28, 20171 Comments

A few months back, I wrote a post about customizing search results pages in MadCap Flare’s HTML5 Top Navigation output. I received some great questions, and based on those, I wanted to post a follow-up. For this technique to work as described in the initial post, you must go into the Advanced tab of your target, and uncheck the box “Exclude content not linked directly …

Company News: MadCap Software Named a 2017 Top Workplace by The San Diego Union-Tribune
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

November 16, 2017

At MadCap Software, we’re proud of our company culture and our employees. That’s why we’re excited to share that MadCap Software was named as a Top Workplace by the San Diego Union-Tribune. This award is especially meaningful, as organizations are selected based solely on the results of employee feedback about the company's workplace culture. "The Top Workplaces …