Technical writing trends for 2018
- December 8, 2017
- Posted by: Rahul Karn
- Category: Technical writing
Technical writers in 2018_
|Rinni Mahajan- TechComm Rising Star-2017|
Structured authoring reduces the error percentage and consumes less time. In the coming years' industry will move more towards the use of structured authoring leaving the old unstructured authoring tool.
To learn new things we have to unlearn old technologies.
A technical writer deals with tools that are regularly updated so he should be ready to unlearn and learn to get the best out of every new update.
10. Will be a Generalised specialist
An updated and new-gen technical writer should not be just a technical writer but an information developer.
The documentation will not be just a written document but preceded by some research and experiments too. An information developer should know all form of communication such as content writing, UX designing, business writing, digital marketing etc.
11. Will come more from engineering college than Art or Mass Communication.
12. Will have more Fun