Re: Principles for procedure writing

Subject: Re: Principles for procedure writing
From: Maggie Pierce Secara <maggiros -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 8 Apr 2003 10:45:20 -0700 (PDT)

We always have to remember that writing to an 6th
grade reading level is not the same as writing to an
6th grader.

Maggie Secara

--- Bruce Byfield <bbyfield -at- axionet -dot- com> wrote:
> I don't consider writing for a reading level below
> mine "dumbing down" i the slightest. To the
> contrary, I consider it one of the most interesting
> challenges I can face as a writer. When I was
> Contributing Editor at Maximum Linux, I knew that my
> audience consisted largely of twenty-somethings with
> not especially good literacy skills, and I throughly
> enjoyed trying to write Linux configuration articles
> that they would understand.

Maggie Secara

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