documentation

4 steps to better documentation: How to get users the exact answer to the problem

4 steps to better documentation: How to get users the exact answer to the problem
When people use your software, they are trying to accomplish a goal. They're trying to fix a problem, find an ATM, catch a Leafeon. They're usually...Read more

10 tips for making your documentation crystal clear

10 tips for making your documentation crystal clear
How to edit what you've written for technical documentation.Read more

Technical documentation doesn't have to be dull

Technical documentation doesn't have to be dull
Think about the kind of documentation you like to read, and write that. If people don't like it, you can be sure they'll let you know.Read more

Making documentation easy with Read the Docs

Introduction to Read the Docs
Find out how Read the Docs aims to make documentation a little easier.Read more

3 easy steps to submitting a GitHub pull request

3 easy steps to submitting a GitHub pull request
Your first pull request doesn't need to be a major one. Learn how to contribute to an open source project on GitHub in three easy steps.Read more

Documentation should be concise, consistent, and simple

Documentation should be concise, consistent, and simple
Three considerations and accompanying resources to keep in mind as you write documentation.Read more

Plerd: A Dropbox-friendly Markdown blog platform

Plerd: A Dropbox-friendly Markdown blog platform
Written in Perl, Plerd can be told to watch a Dropbox-synched directory with the plerdwatcher daemon, which will republish files as it sees changes.Read more

6 non-code contributions you can make to open source

Open in sky
Six non-code opportunities for contributing to open source software code and communities.Read more