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Start with the documentation that is finished. What is consistent and what is
not? Get everyone talking about the inconsistent areas and see if you can all come
to an agreement.
Ann Howell wrote:
> A number of you seem to have experience writing corporate style guides. I have
> just started a new job at a relatively new company which doesn't yet have a
> style guide. Although the documentation dept. is small at this point (4 people,
> including the manager), I'm thinking that creating a style guide at this early
> stage would help ensure consistency down the road. We have a few manuals in
> progress and so far we've just been working off of a common template to ensure
> that the format is consistent. Does anyone have any tips on where to start?
> Ann Howell
> Dolphin Software Services, ULC.
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