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Subject:RE: Never lead with a graphic From:"Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> To:<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Wed, 9 Jul 2008 08:58:49 -0400
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> From: Gause_Brian
> Sent: Tuesday, July 08, 2008 7:13 PM
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> Subject: RE: Never lead with a graphic
> Graphics allow you to infer relationships, but text
> explicitly specifies them. For this reason, graphics
> are almost always secondary to text in technical
> documentation. A graphic helps to support the point
> made in the text. Text is primary; graphics are
Thus the term "technical writer." <GDR>
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