Forums, Online Communities
Links for technical writers and others who create technical documentation and software documentation: forums, online communities, social networks
On this page:
On LinkedIn, some general groups are:
TECHWR-L Email Discussion Groups
Long-established online community in the field of technical communication.
Write the Docs
Global community of people who care about documentation: Slack network, conferences, and local meetups.
Reddit Technical Writing
Community on technical communication.
Group on online documentation tools, techniques, and concepts.
DITA users group
Group dedicated to supporting users of DITA (Darwin Information Typing Architecture).
msdn Developer Documentation and Help System forum
Forum with a focus on developer documentation (source code documentation), particularly on Visual Studio and .NET Framework documentation.
On LinkedIn, some groups specialized on software user assistance and on online help development are:
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This page was last updated 08/2019