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Is DITA working for you? DITA Satisfaction Survey 2017 results

Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) has gained widespread adoption in the techcomm field, as both a tool and a standard for structured technical writing. Through semantic tagging and an XML architecture, it facilitates the re-use of content across different outputs …
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Firehead at Documation 2017

We’d like to congratulate Documation on a great event, held recently in Paris (29-30 March). CJ Walker attended, representing Firehead as an Adobe partner, along with other partner companies (left-right): Ray Gallon, Stefan Gentz and Toni Ressaire. “Documation was a …
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Rapid no-code mobile app development – an introduction

Rapid mobile app development (RMAD) platforms are on the rise, allowing non-programmers to create and build apps for iPhone, iPad, and Android-based smartphones and tablets. The applications for business are wide-ranging and can save on the often significant time and …
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Learn how to create your own mobile apps – no coding required

Ever had a killer idea for an app but come unstuck when it comes to making it actually happen? Then we have just the course for you: a new rapid DIY mobile app development course for non-techies… You can do …
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Topic-based authoring – join our webinar

Just a quick reminder that the final seminar in our Adobe® FrameMaker® 2015 Release series, run by course trainer Toni Ressaire and Firehead’s CJ Walker, is happening tomorrow at at 11am CEST (UTC +2). The topic is topic-based authoring – and you …
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Adobe FrameMaker 2015 – webinar series

Get the lowdown on Adobe® FrameMaker® 2015 Release with a series of Adobe seminars in May/June 2016, being run by trainer Toni Ressaire and Firehead’s CJ Walker. All webinars start at 11 am CEST (UTC +2) and last an hour. …
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Firehead launches new FrameMaker course

We’re very excited to announce the launch this week of our new training course on the Adobe® FrameMaker (2015 release). Update: the course has now been updated to Adobe® FrameMaker (2017 release). The two-day introductory course is designed for first-time …
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Bitesize content strategy – coming soon to Firehead

We recently posted a link to Kathy Hanbury’s brilliant Content strategy in 6 crazy-simple steps – where she likens content strategy to weight loss: “The process is not complex. It’s not hard to figure out what needs to be done. …
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Is Your Blog On Topic?

There’s no doubting blogs are great, search engines love the fresh content delivered by them and they are readily devoured and pinged as new posts are added. This has a great search engine optimisation effect for many blogs with many, …
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Chrome OS

I’ve made a few Freudian about Chrome recently, calling it an OS, when I meant browser. Well guess, what: Google has announced the release of the Chrome OS, ladies and gentlemen! This is something to look forward to. This from …
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