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How to write better error messages

Try this simple technique to write messages that help users understand the reason for errors.
How to write an effective checklist for documentation

Don't take a chance you'll miss something, big or small, when you release documentation. Here's how...
Why you should always do documentation before development

Learn how documentation before development focuses your code toward a specific blueprint of how an...
How do we fix the state of technical documentation?

Over 90% of respondents to a recent GitHub survey said that one of the top problems with open...
Tips and top presentations from Write the Docs Portland 2017

Three tips for writing better documentation and four recommended talks from the conference.
Fixing docs one README at a time

GitHub's recent survey reveals 93% say poor documentation is a problem. Learn how the new project...
Documentation based on user stories

There are numerous approaches to writing documentation, but one of the fundamental distinctions a...
Five steps to excellent documentation

Ben Hall from Katacoda and Ocelot Uproar gave an awesome talk at OSCON 2017 about another topic...