Do manuals have to be boring?

Subject: Do manuals have to be boring?
From: Craig Haiss <craighaiss -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 26 Aug 2010 19:15:14 -0700 (PDT)

I found the following article inspiring, and it would be great with a Friday morning cup of coffee.

"How a mouth-watering user guide got me thinking about technical communication"

http://www.dmncommunications.com/weblog/?p=2069

It made me long for the kind of computer manuals I read as a kid, when computing was just a hobby and the authors of manuals were perfectly willing to goof off in print.

Enjoy!

-Craig Haiss




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