RPA vs Scripting

RPA vs Scripting? Ever since you heard about RPA, are you wondering how the new shiny kid on the block, RPA (Robotic Process Automation), is better than scripting, the granddaddy of automation? Also, if you are a student of RPA, you are bound to hit upon this question, how is RPA different from scripting.While scripts can work across applicati…

DDLC for Technical Writers

Quick help on Document Development Life Cycle (DDLC) and the DDLC phases for technical writers who want to make a short but comprehensive presentation on DDLC to train new writers or prepare for an interview quickly:Analysis: The prerequisite for this stage is that you should know, at a very high level, the product features or capabilities…

Style Guides for an IT Startup

Executive summary: An IT startup needs 3 style guides, one each for Marcomm, Brand Identity, and Technical Publications. This article helps non-writers and junior writers to put together the style guides and guidelines to use the style guides effectively in a startup.Should my IT startup need a style guide at all? You may wonder.Here are s…

How to Start a Blog

This blog post tells you how to start a blog as opposed to how to write a blog. That is, it explains the background work you need to do to start a blog. Also, this blog does not include the details about using any one platform.If you want to start a company or corporate blog, typically it is published on your company website. Company blog po…