Re: Document Revision History - Front or Back of the Doc?

Subject: Re: Document Revision History - Front or Back of the Doc?
From: Matthew Helmke <matthew -at- matthewhelmke -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 17 Jul 2012 12:55:40 -0500

Where I work now, we put it at the front. In other projects that I have
worked on, it was at the back. I don't think there is a definitive "this is
the best way." As long as your readers know how to find the information,
either is acceptable.

On Tue, Jul 17, 2012 at 12:52 PM, Ron Hearn <rhearn -at- central1 -dot- com> wrote:

> Hi folks,
>
> I have been placing the document revision history for a document as part
> of the preface in my documentation. Someone suggested that it should be
> located at the end of the document. I am just wondering where other TWs
> place this part of the document.
>
> Regards,
>
> Ron Hearn
> Documentation Specialist
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