Re: Odd/Even formatting

Subject: Re: Odd/Even formatting
From: Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 29 Aug 2018 13:59:51 -0500

But heaven forbid that someone might want to print it, right? Do TOCs and Indexes look old-fashioned too? If you've heard that it's common in some realms to print PDFs, why would you declare that those PDFs should be less useful to those customers?

Looks old-fashioned? Bah humbug. It also looks old-fashioned for there to be enough contrast in a user interface to actually read the text. It also looks old-fashioned in a user interface for the scroll bars to always be visible and wide enough to be noticed.

Best Regards,

Mike
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On 8/29/2018 1:41 PM, Robert Lauriston wrote:

I publish to online help, PDF, a help-center format for the web site,
and Zendesk. The main advantage of PDF in the modern era is that it
gives you everything in a single downloadable file.

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Odd/Even formatting: From: Sion Lane
Re: Odd/Even formatting: From: Robert Lauriston
RE: Odd/Even formatting: From: Rick Quatro
Re: Odd/Even formatting: From: Robert Lauriston

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