Re: Tech Writing for Social Networks (Twitter, Facebook, etc.)

Subject: Re: Tech Writing for Social Networks (Twitter, Facebook, etc.)
From: Julie Stickler <jstickler -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Sun, 31 May 2009 12:08:32 -0400

On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 2:47 PM, Bill Swallow wrote
> The point is not to provide, but to engage.

OK, now I'm curious. Tell me more.

I've generally been annoyed by "folksy" technical writing (like the
manual that advised me to go make coffee, which I don't drink, while I
waited for the software to install). But I can also see great value
in getting to know users and what they're doing with the products
we're trying to document.
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References:
Tech Writing for Social Networks (Twitter, Facebook, etc.): From: Blount, Patricia A
Re: Tech Writing for Social Networks (Twitter, Facebook, etc.): From: Julie Stickler
Re: Tech Writing for Social Networks (Twitter, Facebook, etc.): From: Bill Swallow

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