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Writing for Your Audience


Always keep your audience in mind when you write something. This is probably a golden rule for all kinds of writing. As technical writers, we also need to take care of our audience. Following are some writing guidelines for you to achieve that.

Understand your audience

In most cases, people who read technical documents are looking for answers to some specific questions. No one reads technical documentation for entertainment. So keep your document clear, straightforward, and task-oriented.


推荐:25 Tips For Technical Writers


一个国外的博客上写给technical writers的25个tips,都是很基本的东西,可以温故而知新一下:

25 Tips For Technical Writers