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A Guide to Improving Content Readability with the Text Analysis Tool in MadCap Flare
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

November 7, 2017

In MadCap Flare 2017 r3, we introduced a new feature that lets you evaluate your Flare project content for readability, average sentence length, and more. To run a text analysis, open your content file (e.g., topic, snippet). Select the Tools ribbon. In the Proofing section select Text Analysis. The Text Analysis window pane opens. When you use the Text Analysis tool, …

Five Ways to Customize Your HTML5 Top Navigation Site with Project Templates
Justin Bondoc

Posted by Justin Bondoc

October 26, 20174 Comments

Since adding the ability to create HTML5 Top Navigation outputs to MadCap Flare, we’ve seen our customers create amazing online help sites with Flare. Just take a look at our Customer Showcase and you’ll see dozens of companies with stunning documentation portals, help centers, knowledge bases, and more. If you’ve ever browsed the Showcase and wondered, “How can I …

Introducing MadCap Central, October 2017 Release: Project Checklists, New Vanity URLs, and More
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

October 19, 2017

We’re excited to announce the latest release of MadCap Central, which comes packed with significant updates and enhancements. With new features such as project checklists, the ability to set vanity URLs for targets and builds, and more, it’s easier than ever to manage teams, improve content quality, and gather insights on your workflow. Take a look at the features …

MadCap Flare 2017 r3 Adds a New Style Inspector, Microsoft® Excel Import, Text Analysis and More
Jennifer Morse

Posted by Jennifer Morse

October 17, 2017

With our agile development cycle, we’re able to add enhancements to MadCap Flare and deliver them to users faster than ever. Each new release brings more functionality, enhanced integration and exciting new features designed to improve the way you author, manage, and publish content. Take a look at what's new with MadCap Flare: View and Edit CSS Properties with the …

MadCap Flare Best Practices: Starting a New Project from Scratch
Neil Perlin

Posted by Neil Perlin

October 12, 20178 Comments

MadCap Flare is a very powerful tool. It has so many features and options it can be a challenge determining the best place to start, particularly on a project level. New Flare users often jump right in and begin importing or authoring content. But without proper planning, a small issue in your project now could turn into a much bigger problem later on that ripples down to …