Clarity and brevity is the hallmark of technical writing… Recap of recent social media posts for Technical Writers

Clarity and brevity is the hallmark of technical writing… Recap of recent social media posts for Technical Writers
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We’re always excited to share valuable resources from our social media posts with authors and technical writers. If you’ve missed any of our posts, this recap is a hub of our recent posts about tips and tricks for authors and technical writers to help them stay ahead of the pack. To get notified on future posts, follow us on on social media: FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube or Google+. Clarity and brevity is the hallmark of technical writing.

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Black Friday 2018: 60% discount on HelpNDoc till Monday only !

Black Friday 2018: 60% discount on HelpNDoc till Monday only !
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Update: The discount is now over. Thank you to all who participated. For a limited period of time only, purchase the Professional Edition of HelpNDoc at a 60% discount. We believe this discount is a great opportunity to purchase your full version of HelpNDoc and benefit from its amazing features at an incredible price. This is also a good opportunity for existing customers to purchase extra licenses for team mates, friends and family.

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How to migrate a custom template when a new version of HelpNDoc is released

How to migrate a custom template when a new version of HelpNDoc is released
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HelpNDoc includes a very powerful template processor where you can customize any part of the generated documentation. Most of the time, you’ll use the default template of the documentation format you’d like to customize as a starting point. But when a new version of HelpNDoc is released, the default template might have evolved with new features and fixes, and you might want to include those changes in your custom templates.

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Import WinHelp HLP files, Google Analytics support in HTML documentation and more in HelpNDoc 5.9

Import WinHelp HLP files, Google Analytics support in HTML documentation and more in HelpNDoc 5.9
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Do you still have some old Microsoft WinHelp HLP files that you plan to convert to a more modern format ? We are glad to announce the release of HelpNDoc 5.9 which can now import HLP files so that you can easily convert them to any of the documentation formats it can generate: CHM, responsive HTML, Word, PDF, ePub, Kindle and Qt Help files. This update also includes optional Google Analytics support for HTML documentation web-sites, an enhanced project analyzer, a new script to merge children topics, better style support, enhanced documentation generation and much more… Download your free version of the HelpNDoc help authoring tool now and read more to learn about this latest update.

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Automatically merge multiple topics from your documentation into a single one using a script

Automatically merge multiple topics from your documentation into a single one using a script
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A standard help authoring tool such as HelpNDoc is a software where you generally write and organize content in order to produce documentation files for the end-user. As revisions are needed, the content needs to stay organized, and it usually involves a lot of laborious and error-prone tasks such as copying / pasting content all over the project, deleting content, moving and merging topics… Fortunately, HelpNDoc includes a powerful scripting processor which can help automate documentation creation, maintenance, reorganization… Let’s see how we can leverage HelpNDoc’s scripting capabilities to merge multiple children topics into a parent topic.

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5 Key Features of HelpNDoc That Simplifies Documenting

5 Key Features of HelpNDoc That Simplifies Documenting
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HelpNDoc is a leading user-friendly help authoring software that was designed to make technical writing easier. Over the years, the software has undergone several different development phases to make it more user-friendly, and with improved features, not only for technical writers but for authors as well. Presently, HelpNDoc is well known for its several different user-friendly features. Notably for its ability to generate several different file formats from just one source file including cross platform Qt Help files, Web-based HTML 5 documentations, standard Windows CHM help files, printable PDF and Word documents, ePub and Kindle eBooks as well as iPhone specific websites.

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60% discount today only on HelpNDoc Professional Edition!

60% discount today only on HelpNDoc Professional Edition!
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Update 2: The discount is now over. Thank you to all who participated. Update: The deal has been extended for 24 more hours, hurry up… We wanted to let you know that we are offering a huge 60% discount on HelpNDoc Professional Edition starting now and for 24 hours only! We believe this might be a good time to acquire more licenses for your team, upgrade to the Professional Edition or buy one for a friend or family member.

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Slash customer support costs and more… Recap of recent social media posts for Technical Writers

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Here’s a selection of some recent valuable resources we’ve shared on various social networks to make sure authors and technical writers stay ahead of the pack. To see more of our recent and future posts, you should consider following us to get notified: FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube or Google+. How much are you spending on customer support? One of the easiest ways of slashing your customer support cost is to create a user-friendly help file that will cut back the burden on your customer support team.

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Rapidly import multiple media elements in your help projects with HelpNDoc 5.8

Rapidly import multiple media elements in your help projects with HelpNDoc 5.8
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Did you find it slow and difficult to include media elements in your documentation projects ? Download the brand new HelpNDoc version 5.8 now to take advantage of the amazingly helpful new file import tool: drop multiple files from the Windows Explorer and the dialog will show up to help easily and rapidly choose how those files are imported. And this is only one of the new features available in this latest update, which includes multiple additions and bug fixes to help create the most amazing documentation project, such as: an updated template editor where assets can be edited from within HelpNDoc, better High DPI support for CHM help files, updated HTML documentation generation, and much more… Download your free version of the HelpNDoc help authoring tool now and read more to learn about this latest update.

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Rapidly add a logo and custom CSS and JavaScript code to your HTML documentation files

Rapidly add a logo and custom CSS and JavaScript code to your HTML documentation files
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HelpNDoc’s amazing responsive HTML web-site generation process can be customized to add a logo, tailored CSS and JavaScript code, translated strings and more… let’s see how easy and fast it is to produce truly customized HTML documentation web-site using HelpNDoc. Add a custom logo to the project’s library The library includes every reusable media elements (pictures, movies, documents…) available in the project. In order to add the desired logo picture to the project’s library, a few simple steps are required:

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