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MadWorld 2018 Call for Papers – One Week Left!
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

August 1, 2017

To all prospective conference speakers and presentations - we’re just a week away before the deadline for MadWorld 2018 Call for Papers! MadWorld is the premier technical communication and content strategy conference for technical writers, documentation managers and content strategists. Next year, MadWorld will take place at the historic Hotel del Coronado, on June …

MadCap Scholar Program Series – An Interview with Dr. Ryan Weber, Associate Professor, Director of Business and Technical Writing at University of Alabama in Huntsville
Jennifer Morse

Posted by Jennifer Morse

July 27, 20171 Comments

The MadCap Scholar Program gives us the exciting opportunity to work with professors and universities to provide students with the tools they need to succeed in the technical communication industry. We recently had a chat with Dr. Ryan Weber, who directs the technical writing program at University of Alabama in Huntsville and has been a part of our MadCap Scholar Program for …

MadCap Scholar Program Interview - Dr. Ryan Weber
Check These Five Steps Before Importing Your FrameMaker® Files into MadCap Flare
Rachel Kim

Posted by Rachel Kim

July 20, 2017

When using Adobe® FrameMaker® for documentation, you may be used to writing in a “chapter-based” authoring model, where information is organized into chapters and formulated into a book-based deliverable. But in MadCap Flare, authoring takes a different approach (in a good way!). Instead of working with chapters, you structure content around topics which can be …

Check These Five Steps Before Importing Your FrameMaker Files into MadCap Flare
Topics, TOCs and Targets: Three Essential File Types for New MadCap Flare Users to Know
Justin Bondoc

Posted by Justin Bondoc

July 13, 20172 Comments

A MadCap Flare project can easily house the documentation needs of an entire team, as a single project is made up of a range of different files and can create multiple types of outputs. But let’s take a moment to talk about the files. Over time, users will understand all the various file types that are included in a Flare project. However, for a new user, there are three …

How to Align Graphics in Lists in MadCap Flare
Jessica Nealon

Posted by Jessica Nealon

July 6, 201713 Comments

How an Old Trick Fixes Tricky Problems I’ve always believed that technology is supposed to enhance the authoring experience. In plain English – help me do the things I need to do 80% of the time as fast as possible while also being easy to maintain. Unfortunately, this can be very hard to find in publishing software. When you add in web technologies, your head can spin …