Past Meetup

ATX Write the Docs monthly meeting

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Rackspace Austin

9001 N IH35 #150 Austin, TX 78753 · Austin, TX

How to find us

Just north of the Rundberg exit on the I-35 N access road

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Details

Join us at 6:30 p.m. for snacks, drinks, and networking. Presentation starts at 6:50.

Agenda

6:50 PM

Intro and WTD EU Prague 2017 conference highlights

7:00 PM

Tom Johnson (http://idratherbewriting.com/aboutme/) joins us for remotely from San Jose to discuss doc site navigation.

We'll check out Tom's 2017 Write the Docs presentation: Building navigation for your doc site: 5 best practices (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w-kEmsLwPDE) followed by Q & A.

During our discussion, we'll take a look at Magento's Dev Doc (http://devdocs.magento.com)site to discuss some of the ideas and concepts that Tom talks about in his talk.

If you're interested, send a message through the meetup group.

About our presenter

Tom Johnson (http://idratherbewriting.com/aboutme/) is a seasoned technical writer currently at Amazon Lab126 (http://www.lab126.com/). Well-known for his top-rated technical writing blog I'd Rather Be Writing (http://idratherbewriting.com/), Tom posts frequent, candid updates that provide great information about every aspect of the technical writing landscape, with an active comment section to keep things interesting.

Tom is also one of the hosts and producers of the Write the Docs podcast (http://podcast.writethedocs.org/).