Re: Help file TOC Sentence VS Question

Subject: Re: Help file TOC Sentence VS Question
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2009 12:11:34 -0700

I prefer to put the relevant verb first:

Time Cards
Understanding Time Cards
Create a Time Card
View a Time Card
Find a Time Card

On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 12:02 PM, Robert Courtney <bobsc1 -at- earthlink -dot- net> wrote:
> I have usually used questions in my help files on how to do things. I
> use sentence headings for some things such as objects that I need to
> discuss. Such as:
>
> Time Cards
>    What is a Time Card?
>    How do I Create Time Card?
>    How do I View A Time Card?
>    How do I Search a Time Card?
>
> VS
>
> Time Cards
>    What is a Time Card?
>    Creating a Time Card
>    Viewing a Time Card
>    Searching a Time Card
>
> Is there really a preference to using a sentence TOC and headings vs
> questions to accomplish tasks?
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