Installation Guide Checklist: Sample Template For Technical Writers

In the introduction section, identity the software you are about to install, steps to prepare for installation, running installation scripts, and post-installation tasks after the installation script has completed. In general, your installation guide will include most of the following: Introduction Choose the Installation Type Concepts Setup Pre-Installation Requirements Pre-Installation Checklist Installation and Configuring Procedure […]

How Apple’s Setup Guides Thinks Different

Seth Godin believes that everything reflects what you stand for—right down to your technical documents. Ever looked at Apple’s tech docs? How Apple’s Setup Guides Shows it Thinks Different Looking for inspiration? Well, this puppy has been looking for inspiration recently. I’m writing a series of Setup Guides and wanted to see how others approach […]