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"Technical Writing For Dummies is a must–have reference for both the aspiring and seasoned technical writer." – Carol Szatkowski, CEO, Clear Point Consultants, Inc. "This book puts you on a good track for designing and writing documents your readers will really appreciate. It gives many useful tips (even for seasoned writers)." – Greg Bartlett, Director of Documentation of The Mathworks, Inc. and President of Society for Documentation Professionals "Sheryl Lindsell–Roberts does a remarkable job of balancing examples and practical advice as useful to those new to technical writing as it is to pros looking for ideas to apply to upcoming projects." –Tonya Price, former OpenAir.com Director of On–line Marketing and President, Association of Internet Professionals–495 Massachusetts Chapter Get tips on writing computer– and Web–based training courses Find out what it takes to produce terrific technical documents Whether you′re contemplating a career as a technical writer or you just got tapped for a technical writing project, this friendly guide is your ticket for getting your tech writing skills up to par. Wordsmith Sheryl Lindsell–Roberts shows you step–by–step how to get organized, write clearly, and produce everything from spec sheets to online help systems. Discover how to: Plan your project with a Technical Brief Fine–tune and polish your writing Work collaboratively with your reviewers Create great user manuals, awesome abstracts, and more Write first–rate electronic documentation Get smart! www.dummies.com Register to win cool prizes Browse exclusive articles and excerpts Get a free Dummies Daily(TM) e–mail newsletter Chat with authors and preview other books Talk to us, ask questions, get answers
About the Author
Sheryl Lindsell–Roberts runs business–writing seminars for Fortune 500 companies and is the author of several books, including For Dummies guides to business writing and business letters.