[Guest Post] “Like Beads on a String: Structured, Topic-Based Authoring in RoboHelp”, by Neil Perlin

Welcome to the last of three posts covering questions that I often hear about RoboHelp. In this post, I’ll look at structured, topic-based authoring – what it is, whether and how RoboHelp supports it, and if it requires DITA. This post summarizes a related webinar; you may view the recording with this link: ADV ROBOHELP […]

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[Guest Post] “Ethos – Collective Consciousness and Perceptions of Reality”, by Neus Lorenzo

Some initial questions: Would you change your car for one that pollutes more? Do you prefer fair trade ecological food or products collected mechanically and grown with pesticides? Would you buy clothes made by child slaves? In our plurilingual, intercultural, multimodal and virtualized society, some universal ethical values are projected onto products, processes and resources […]

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[Guest Post] “Explore TCS4, RoboHelp, Linking to Content Versus Copying”, by Kevin Siegel

In this guest blog, Certified Adobe Expert and Trainer, Kevin Siegel of ICONLOGIC, covers a powerful technique when publishing from FrameMaker through RoboHelp via Tech Comm Suite 4 (TCS4). In this blog, Kevin touches on many principles he shared in one episode of his 3-part webinar series, “2) Explore TCS4: FrameMaker to RoboHelp to eBook […]

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[Guest Post] “Explore TCS4, Excluding Content in FrameMaker to RoboHelp”, by Kevin Siegel

In this guest blog, Certified Adobe Expert and Trainer, Kevin Siegel of ICONLOGIC, covers a powerful technique when publishing from FrameMaker through RoboHelp via Technical Communication Suite (TCS4). In this blog, Kevin touches on many principles he shared in one episode of his 3-part webinar series, “2) Explore TCS4: FrameMaker to RoboHelp to eBook … […]

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[Guest Post] “ePUB Tips and Tricks”, by Matt Sullivan

Adobe RoboHelp is a great tool for producing eBook content, including the ePUB and Kindle formats. Combine great online output with tight integration between FrameMaker content and RoboHelp, and you have a powerful combination. Earlier this year I (not surprisingly) used FrameMaker to produce the print version of my FrameMaker 11 book, Publishing Fundamentals: Unstructured […]

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[Guest Post] “Policies and Procedures Marketplace: Emerging Trends, Predictions”, by Raymond Urgo

In this guest blog, Policies and Procedures expert Raymond Urgo shares highlights from his recent webinar, “P&P Sess 3) The Policies & Procedures Market Place – Emerging Trends and Predictions.” (Click in the title in previous sentence to view the webinar recording.) Policies and Procedures are becoming more intertwined with every department throughout your company […]

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[Guest Post] “How to resolve Present Tense vs. Future Tense in Policies & Procedures?”, by Raymond Urgo

In this guest blog, Policies and Procedures expert Raymond Urgo shares highlights from his recent webinar, “P&P Sess 2) Addressing the Debate of Future Tense in Policies & Procedures Communication.” (Click in the title in previous sentence to view the webinar recording.) At first glance, you may think that this topic is somewhat “academic.” However, […]

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