Using Tools and Technology to Produce Technical Content
Tool Knowledge is about how you decide which tools to use for what. Note that some tools can be used for more than one function.
There are also some tips for using specific tools.
Tools to Create and Edit Content
Explores a collection of programs or applications used to create, edit, maintain, or otherwise support creating and editing in the context of technical communications. This includes tools used for text, audio, and visual content
Tools to Publish and Distribute Content
Explores a collection of programs or applications used to publish or distribute information created in the context of technical communications. This includes tools used for publishing and distributing in PDF, HTML, XML, online formats, help, and more.
Tools to Manage and Control Content
Information on tools for managing content. This includes Content Management System (CMS) tools.
Tools for Social Media
Social media such as wikis and blogs are becoming an important part of technical communicators' work.
Information on vendors who provide software for Authoring, Publishing, or Managing tools.
Tips for Using Specific Tools
This section has articles on using tools for specific technical communication purposes, such as tracking versioning of Word documents