Instructions: How to Write Guides for Busy, Grouchy People

Jerz > Writing > Technical > People hate reading instructions, and will only glance at them when they are hopelessly lost. By then, they will already be frustrated and behind schedule. For this reason, you should organize your instructions carefully, phrase them clearly, and make them as brief as you possibly can. This document introducesĀ five basic principles about writing instructions. Any professional writing textbook will have a long section on … Continue reading Instructions: How to Write Guides for Busy, Grouchy People