Madcap Flare: Specifying Navigation Pane Settings for HTML5 and WebHelp Outputs

In this MadCap Flare technical writing tutorial, we look at how to specify navigation pane settings for HTML 5 and WebHelp output. Madcap: Specifying Navigation Pane Settings for HTML5 & WebHelp You can specify navigation settings for HTML5, WebHelp, WebHelp AIR, or WebHelp Plus output. In general, the navigation pane includes the TOC, Index, Search, Glossary, […]

MadCap Flare: Changing the Pane Position and Size in WebHelp

In this MadCap Flare technical writing tutorial, we look at how to change the pane position and size in WebHelp. Changing the Pane Position and Size in Webhelp In Flare, you can change the width of the pane in your web help as well as its position. Open a Standard or HTML5 skin and select […]

How to Write a Customization Guide

The first question is: who are you writing this customisation guide for? As a technical writer, the skill to developing a useful guide is to keep the reader in mind. Who will be reading this customisation guide? What’s the most important thing they need to know? How can I make this more helpful to them? […]

How To Write Technical Documentation For REST/Web APIs

Why write API reference documentation? If your company develops APIs, then you can provide reference documentation for each API available with the product. The API documentation should describe the common components used by each of the APIs for iOS, Android, and other platforms. Essentially, the API reference documentation explains the data structures available through the APIs. […]