Re: Minimalist or low-level?

Subject: Re: Minimalist or low-level?
From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2002 17:07:51 -0800 (PST)

> minimalist or low-level. I don't have a true knowledge of our
> target
> audience, but my co-workers have assumed they are skilled users and
> would be
> insulted by such low-level writing. We all write for the same

1) What objective reason do they have to think this?

2) Has anyone actually ever met an experienced user who was insulted
by documentation? In my experience, it has been the most experienced
users who have asked me to be the most specific.

John Posada, Senior Technical Writer
Current gig ending 4/15
mailto:john -at- tdandw -dot- com, 732-259-2874

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