I recently was working on an editing project using Author-it. In many ways, this tool turns your normal writing process upside-down, and inside-out. Yet, this tool allows you to write once, but use portions of your writing in many different output formats and different documents within the same format.
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I have twice participated in a project I’m describing as “Gonzo editing.” I am not being pejorative by using the term “Gonzo.” Hunter Thompson breathed fresh air into journalism with his Gonzo style. Telling the truth of a story (not just the facts) sometimes requires a different touch. At the same time, I am thankful [...]
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Subject matter experts do not need translators. Editors do not translate, as they get translated material. In theory, the technical writers translate the logical into the grammatical.