TechWhirl: Technical Communication Recap for April 25, 2014

Subject: TechWhirl: Technical Communication Recap for April 25, 2014
From: TechWhirl Admin <admin -at- techwhirl -dot- com>
To: Techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2014 13:07:20 -0400

To be honest, I didnât have much luck trying to find a theme that ties
together all the great content we published this with discussions going on
in the TechWhirl community, and the world at large. So in the best
tradition of the *Jeopardy!* quiz show categories, consider this Potpourri.
Take a little DITA adoption, mix it with some help on email management, add
drop or two of content optimization prioritization, throw in some curated
stuff from our friends around the web, and bake it in with some cool
discussions on acrobat, word, resumes, and Markdown, and there you go.
Potpourri thatâs useful without the smelly part that makes you sneeze.

And now for the friendly reminder to participate in this amazing community
of pros: Register for the
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Donât forget to check out the archives <> for lots
of background and historical perspective on the worlds of tech comm and

Have a great weekend!

-Connie and the gang at TechWhirl
In Case You Missed it: This Week @ TechWhirl

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- Tech Writer This Week April 24, 2014 |
- The Help Files: Take Your Email from E-Junk to E-Gold, by Craig
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- Priorities for Creating Optimized Content (poll) |
- Project Planning for DITA Adoption, by Jacquie Samuels |

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