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What is technical writing?

Technical communication is a broad field and includes any form of communication that exhibits one or more of the following characteristics:

  • Communicating about technical or specialized topics, such as computer applications,medical procedures, or environmental regulations.
  • Communication by using technology, such as web pages, help files,or social media sites.
  • Providing instructions on how to do something, regardless of how technical the task is or even if technology is used to create or distribute that communication.

From The Society for Technical Communication


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