Highlighting new material in Webhelp - temporarily

Subject: Highlighting new material in Webhelp - temporarily
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2009 16:40:13 -0500



I asked this in the Madcap Flare forums, but you folks might have some
ideas as well.

At a new release of an established product, how can I highlight the 5%
or 10% of material that is new, so that it stands out from the stuff
that's been in place for months or years of previous releases?

Better yet, how can I do this in such a way that it is easy to UN-do it
for the next release, so that I can apply the highlighting to whatever
is then new to the product?

I don't care if it's a color, a font, or some other special treatment, I
just want a non-labor-intensive way to make it happen, then make it
un-happen and move on.

This if for the output, of course.

Any magic using conditions?


What do y'all do? Whether it's with Flare or another HAT?


- Kevin

















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