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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 …

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 …