Excellent technical writing can sell products, get your proposals accepted, and increase employee productivity. Are you faced with the challenge of writing technical information for nontechnical readers? Then your mission is to convey information as quickly and simply and clearly as possible. If you are successful, your readers will take the right action, whether it's to use a technical product, accept your proposal, or do their job properly.
We will cover the steps necessary to turn complex, technical information into easy-to-understand ideas. These include understanding your readers, adopting the appropriate tone and point of view, and writing in everyday language. We will also cover good planning and organization, which can simplify and speed up your writing project. You will apply these steps to hands-on writing exercises for technical documentation, a proposal, and a website.
Completion of Secrets of Effective Writing recommended but not required
Many Internet users and webmasters are using blogs like WordPress and BlogSpot to get the word out. This course goes over the basics of setting up a blog and its general uses and functions. Topics also include themes, updates, and adding pages and widgets to the navigation.
Basic computer and Internet skills