The Tech Writer's Survival Guide: A Handbook for Aspiring Technical Writers (Second Edition)

The Tech Writer's Survival Guide: A Handbook for Aspiring Technical Writers (Second Edition)

By: Janet Van Wicklen (author)Hardback

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Description

This fully updated and expanded revision of The Tech Writing Game (Facts On File, 1992) offers a comprehensive introduction to the craft and business of technical writing - from how and where to train, to landing and holding a job, from perfecting one's skills to mastering the tools of the trade. Each chapter has been revised to reflect changes in the new procedures and computer developments, updated details about the job market, standard pay rates and other information.

Contents

Two all-new chapters on writing for interactive media and the World Wide Web * Detailed advice on researching, writing, and editing for different audiences * A glossary of on-line documentation terms * Practical tips on finding a job and building a career in tech writing * A fully updated bibliography and revised appendixes listing academic programs, professional associations, and further reading.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780816040384
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9780816040384
  • ISBN10: 0816040389
  • edition: Second Edition

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