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Subject:Re: Learning to index my own project From:"Stuart Burnfield" <slb -at- westnet -dot- com -dot- au> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Thu, 11 Dec 2008 13:18:36 +0900
Hi Jennifer. I don't know RoboHelp but if the Smart Index
feature is what it sounds like, you're right not to trust it.
The only "smart indexes" are those created by smart people
who know what they're doing. Anything automatically generated
from headings and key phrases is at best a concordance, at
worst a "dumb index" or "no index" or "frustrating and
The Nancy Mulvany book is really good, though it's probably
more aimed at someone planning a career in traditional
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