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Dinner & presentation: How Uses Twitter to Enhance Documentation

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Michelle Chapman-Thurber and Gina Blednyh will discuss how the technical writing team has leveraged Twitter, the micro-blogging tool, to:

Promote documentation and videos Listen to customers Improve deliverables Build customer trust Register now, on our reservation page ( Note: it's fine if you want to note here on meetup that you're joining us. But do click on one of these links or go to the following site to reserve your spot. If you book in advance, the member rate is $12 for dinner and the talk. The link will give you all of the rates, for non-members, seniors/students, talk w/o dinner, etc.


Gina Blednyh and Michelle Chapman-Thurber

Gina Blednyh has been an active member of STC Berkeley in the past, including serving as editor of the Ragged Left, the chapter’s newsletter. She joined over two years ago and has been using Twitter for approximately three years. (@ginaOnTwtr)

Michelle Chapman-Thurber joined in June of 2009 and never looked back. She’s been using Twitter nearly four years. (@mct_sfdc) Her manual Cloud Flow Designer Workbook won an award in the Touchstone technical communications competition.

Both Gina and Michelle are Senior Technical Writers at


Wednesday, March 13, 2013 Times:

6:00 to 7:00 pm: Networking, conversation & dinner
7:00 to 7:15 pm: Announcements
7:15 to 8:30 pm: Presentation
8:30 to 9:00 pm: Conversation, follow up on job announcements
9:00 to 9:15 pm: Clear the room; move conversations to the sidewalk Location:

Highlands Country Club,110 Hiller Drive, Oakland, California

Monthly Chapter Meetings The Berkeley chapter meets the second Wednesday of the month. Continuing in March, 2013 we will regularly meet at the Highlands Country Club ( in Oakland, CA.

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