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blogs & newsletters for doc trends ? (Ideas for Help 2.0)
Subject:blogs & newsletters for doc trends ? (Ideas for Help 2.0) From:"Monique Semp" <monique -dot- semp -at- earthlink -dot- net> To:<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Fri, 13 Jan 2012 08:50:16 -0800
I've been closely following the "Ideas for Help 2.0" topic and saving all
these great & thoughtful replies because... I too am in the very early
phases of a Docs Strategy project for a client.
But something that hasn't really been touched on yet is the wealth of info
available from blogs, newsletters, social groups, and the like, and so Iâm
asking you for your faves -- particularly around topics such as emerging
trends, what readers will want in the future, how to really figure out what
users need, etc.
I've subscribed to newsletters from Content Wrangler and Writers UA (which
has a great list of blogs: http://www.writersua.com/resblogs.htm), and
joined a few LinkedIn groups (Documentation and Technical Writing
Management, HATT, STC, Software User Assistance, Tech-Writer), but Iâm sure
there're more resources that would be useful.
So, if you have any blogs or other resources that you'd recommend relating
to "cutting-edge" "docs of the future" sort of things, please share!
Looking forward to having yet more to read :-),
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