TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
Subject:TECHWR-L Premium Jobs, Events, and Announcements From:TECHWR-L Listowner <admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com> To:archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Wed, 3 Aug 2011 01:05:03 -0600 (MDT)
Wednesday, August 03, 2011
TECHWR-L Premium Ads
You received this message because you're a subscriber to TECHWR-L.
This ad posting is sent daily directly to all list members to help
underwrite the costs of the list (just as ads in a newspaper,
magazine, or journal underwrite the costs of those publications).
In this posting, look for the following ...
Two New Announcements from MadCap Software
Now Available: RoboHelp 9 Training on lynda.com
and at the end you'll find the concluding administrivia with
information about these ads and how to place your own.
> Sylvan Learning Uses MadCap Flare to Provide Web-based Help for
Employees at 900-Plus Tutoring Centers
"We really liked the efficiency of an authoring tool that would
let us publish to both print and the Web. And after getting so
many great references for Flare from the tech writer community,
we decided it was the right software for our needs," explains
Melissa Nelson, Sylvan technical documentation specialist.
In discussing plans to integrate the documentation with their
training application, Ms. Nelson adds, "That's the exciting thing
with Flare. You don't need two tools, and that means a seamless
experience for both our technical communications team and our
> Your Free 30-Day Trial Now Includes Gold Level Telephone Support
We believe everybody deserves great product support and should
never settle for less. By combining trial products with trial
support, MadCap Software provides you with a complete real-world
experience before you buy.
Author: David Rivers
Duration: 07h 01m
RoboHelp 9 HTML Essential Training
In RoboHelp 9 HTML Essential Training, author David Rivers
demonstrates the core features of RoboHelp 9, the industry-standard
authoring tool for creating help systems for desktop or
web-based applications. The course shows how to work with
RoboHelp pods, save custom workspaces, create new projects, and levera
ge existing content in other formats, such as Word and PDF documents.
It also includes tutorials on merging projects, topic formatting, usin
g graphics and multimedia, and using forms and frames. Exercise files
are included with the course.
These resources are available at no cost to anyone, posters
or seekers, TECHWR-L subscribers or not. We encourage you to
regularly use these free services.
For jobs, announcements, and events that you specifically
want to be mailed directly to all 5100+ TECHWR-L subscribers
in the TECHWR-L Premium Daily Announcement, please contact us
(admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com) or submit your paid ad at http://www.techwr-l.com/about/advertising