Chapter 1 - Introduction to Technical Communication

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Chapter 1. Introduction to Technical Communication © 2010 by Bedford/St. Martin's 1 Technical communication has two meanings: the process of making and sharing technical information in the workplace a set of applications—the documents you write and the presentations you deliver
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Chapter 1. Introduction to Technical Communication © 2010 by Bedford/St. Martin's 2 Technical communication is produced by two categories of people: technical professionals technical communicators (technical writers)
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Chapter 1. Introduction to Technical Communication © 2010 by Bedford/St. Martin's 3 Technical communication has six main characteristics: It addresses particular readers. It helps readers solve problems. It reflects an organization’s goals and culture. It is produced collaboratively. It uses design to increase readability. It consists of words or graphics or both.
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Chapter 1. Introduction to Technical Communication © 2010 by Bedford/St. Martin's 4 Communicators use design features to
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