Gordon Howard

Great free training through Lynda.com

If you aren’t familiar with the fantastic online tech training available on Lynda.com, you should definitely check it out. And if you have checked it out, you probably know it can be a bit spendy for a subscription. What I would like everyone in our Puget Sound community to be aware of is that Lynda.com […]

Some Favorite Tech Comm Subjects and Where You Can Read About Them

Whether you want to learn something new, or want to learn something more, here is a list of recommended reading that can help you write useful content. Everybody Writes: Your Go-To Guide to Creating Ridiculously Good Content by Ann Handley How to Write Short: Word Craft for Fast Times by Roy Peter Clark Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty […]

Book Review: Developing User Assistance for Mobile Apps

Joe Welinske, of WritersUA, is something of a guru when it comes to developing Help for mobile devices. In this second edition of Developing User Assistance for Mobile Apps, Joe has completely revised it with 300 new pages and 22 new chapters. It also includes 400 illustrations of Help patterns used in apps such as […]