RE: Refering to images

Subject: RE: Refering to images
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: "Kay A. Pentecost" <kayp -at- ix -dot- netcom -dot- com>, "Weissman,Jessica" <WeissmanJ -at- abacustech -dot- com>, Tech Whirl <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2013 12:30:12 -0800

Kay A. Pentecost wrote:

> As for clicking the link, the users reading this will probably have a
> paper copy. Old-fashioned, I know, but that's how it works here.

In that case, by all means ignore the people who don't like numbered captions (or nouns, for Pete's sake). Use cross-references along the lines of "see Figure x on page y" and put a List of Figures in the frontmatter after the Table of Contents.

"Know your audience and purpose."

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom

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