Lin Laurie

Stack Overflow Introduces Crowdsourced Documentation

A couple of weeks ago, a coworker sent a link to our company’s software documentation team. “Thought this might be of interest,” he said. It seemed both offhanded and ominous. When I clicked the link, the blog post’s headline definitely gave me pause: Introducing Stack Overflow Documentation Beta. Stack Overflow, the eminently popular discussion site where programmers can […]

The Punctuation Revolution

What happened to punctuation as we knew it? If you’ve been striving to use it properly in print, digital technology has changed the way we use it today. For example, we are more focused on word count than sentence structure. Even for the non-grammatically obsessed, deviations from the established rules of punctuation and grammar indicate a break […]

Why Volunteer for STC-PSC?

The Puget Sound Chapter of STC depends on the service and commitment of our volunteers. As a volunteer, there are many benefits you can take advantage of. Here are just some of them: Gain work experience and in some cases receive a reference for your work. Advance your career and become more marketable in the job market. […]