Comparing Quotes

What should you bear in mind when comparing quotes from different documentation service providers for the creation of technical documentation, especially software documentation such as user manuals, online help, and screencasts?

comparing quotes for technical documentation

A low price doesn’t always mean that you get a good value for your money. Don’t ignore the following aspects when comparing different quotes for the creation of technical documentation:

show/hide sectionIs the approach holistic?
show/hide sectionWhich extra tasks are covered?
show/hide sectionWho is going to write your documents?
show/hide sectionHow easily can you change the service provider if you need to?