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Content strategy at SXSW 2012 – slides, Storifys, summaries

A little Easter reading for you… here’s our roundup of content strategy and related content presentations, blogger reviews and panel recordings from SXSW Interactive 2012, which took place in Austin, Texas in March.

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The Ultimate Xmas Tech Comm Book Guide

If all you want for Christmas is a good book, then how about one that helps you get on in your career? In this digital age, most people don’t think of books but, let’s face it, they’re much easier to …
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Technical Communication #TCUK11 in links and pictures

* Skip to the end for conference links and other coverage – or read on to enjoy our photo round-up. 1.Somebody’s watching me… Last week Firehead’s CJ Walker interviewed Karen Mardahl at Technical Communication UK 2011 about her content strategy …
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Get your SXSW 2011 content strategy presentations here!

A collection of the content strategy presentations, blogger reviews and panel recordings from SXSW Interactive 2011, which took place in Texas last week. Presentations SXSWi 2011 Writing Workshop with @BettyDraper: Saying it short One for Mad Men fans: a lesson …
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Flowchart: Who can sort your content strategy?

Clients in search of a content strategy will likely be asking the following questions: What is going on with our website? Why aren’t more users converting into sales? Do we know what the problems are? Can we fix it ourselves? …
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Content strategy and accessibility – a natural partnership

Technical writer Karen Mardahl outlines the benefits of working accessibility into your content strategy and provides some easy how-tos and resources to get you started. If we as professionals are embracing content strategy then we as professionals are also embracing …
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Tech Comms UK roundup and a look ahead to LavaCon 2.0

Last week we promised a collective memory of shared presentations, thoughts and tweets from technical writers, content strategists and tech comms people attending Technical Communication UK. From Twitter, we can see that some people are still processing their ideas, so …
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Asking the right questions in technical writing

All good things must come to an end and, sadly, our series listing the right questions for technical writers to ask different project experts is one of them. BUT… we are happy to announce that this useful information is now …
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