Technical Documentation Tool and Web Guide

Welcome to the Technical Documentation Tool and Web Guide.

Here you can find links for technical writers and anyone else who creates technical documentation, such as online help, user manuals, screencasts, or other forms of user assistance.


In the Tools section you can find overviews of appropriate technical documentation tools – both authoring tools and utilities:

Help authoring tools and content management systems for technical documentation

Content delivery platforms for online documentation

Screen capture tools and image editors for technical documentation

Screencasting, video, and animation tools for technical documentation

Tools for language checking, terminology, and translation of technical documentation

Automation and postprocessing tools for producing technical documentation

Top 40: Best technical documentation software as of 2023


In the Websites section you can find links to the best websites related to technical documentation, technical communication, and technical writing:

Technical documentation, user assistance, information design

Style guides

Forums, online communities

Organizations, education

Conferences, trade fairs