Janice (Ginny) Redish, renowned usability and documentation expert, published the second edition of her award-winning book Letting Go of the Words: Writing Web Content that Works. The new edition’s publish date is August, 28, 2012. It is available in Kindle Edition and paperback from Amazon.com.
The second edition provides
New information on content strategy for web sites, search engine optimization (SEO), and social media make this once again the only book you need to own to optimize your writing for the web.
- New material on content strategy, search engine optimization, and social media
- Lots of new and updated examples
- More emphasis on new hardware like tablets, iPads, and iPhones
Tom Johnson of the STC Intermountain Chapter interviewed Ginny Redish at Tech Summit 09 about her award winning book, Letting Go of the Words: Writing Web Content that Works. A podcast of the interview is posted on his blog at https://tinyurl.com/cse72w. Tom writes about the latest trends in technical communication in his blog, "I’d Rather Be Writing" https://idratherbewriting.com/
Tom also runs the Writer River: Tech Comm Social News site. Writer River is a collaborative site where technical communicators can both read and post links to interesting online content.
We’ve added a new feature to this blog–a blogroll of chapter members’ blogs. So far we have linked to Eddie VanArsdall’s blog, "Simplifying Complexity". If you are a chapter member and would like us to link to your blog, please comment here.