Re: inline links (Re: Online help access question)

Subject: Re: inline links (Re: Online help access question)
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 5 Oct 2016 10:21:24 -0700

Discussion by whom? People who haven't actually documented software in
the past dozen years?

On Wed, Oct 5, 2016 at 10:05 AM, <mbaker -at- analecta -dot- com> wrote:
> ""Document thinking" = incompetent."
>
> I agree. And yet, document thinking dominates discussion (and research) on
> document design. We do it this way even though we know very well that it is
> not true. It is a holdover from the days of paper where hypertext thinking
> was not practical. For reasons I find it hard to fathom, there remain as
> huge reluctance to make hypertext thinking our default even though we all
> know very well, and have known for decades, that document thinking is
> completely at odds with the way that people actually do information seeking.
>
>
> Mark
>
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References:
RE: inline links (Re: Online help access question): From: Chris Despopoulos
RE: inline links (Re: Online help access question): From: mbaker
Re: inline links (Re: Online help access question): From: Chris Despopoulos
RE: inline links (Re: Online help access question): From: mbaker
Re: inline links (Re: Online help access question): From: Robert Lauriston
RE: inline links (Re: Online help access question): From: mbaker

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