Re: Is Robohelp Going Away

Subject: Re: Is Robohelp Going Away
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 18 Apr 2005 17:10:31 -0400

> What it *will* do is generate software and training costs that,
> given Adobe's proud pricing, can be significant for independents.

It's not significant if you plan for it. Your independent rate should
account for infrastructure, or, you build the price of the software as
a flat cost into the contract agreement.

> "Integrated"? Chizen's saying, in effect, that customers are
> calling for the integration of Adobe and MM. Are they? At what
> cost and for what benefit -- and to whom? Sounds like he means
> "stockholders". Not the same thing. Who eats the cost of churn?

No, they're calling for integrated applications. Like FrameMaker and
WebWorks Publisher. Like most Adobe products and Acrobat. Like
Dreamweaver and Fireworks. And, what do you mean by "Adobe and MM",
exactly? Each company has a couple dozen product offerings... As for
eating the cost of churn, you only eat it if you want to.


Accelerate the document lifecycle with full online discussions and unique feedback-management capabilities. Unlimited, efficient reviews for Word
and FrameMaker authors. Live, online demo:

You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as:
archiver -at- techwr-l -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Send administrative questions to lisa -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Re: Is Robohelp Going Away: From: Damien Braniff
Re: Is Robohelp Going Away: From: Bill Swallow
Re: Is Robohelp Going Away: From: Lou Quillio

Previous by Author: Re: Trouble finding work
Next by Author: Why should I be worried about the merger?
Previous by Thread: Re: Is Robohelp Going Away
Next by Thread: Re: Is Robohelp Going Away

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads