Introduction

In this article

    Technical writing is writing about a specific subject for a specific purpose to a specific audience. The main purpose of this document is to provide guidelines on how to make technical writing clear, concise, consistent and understandable for end users.

    The document explains major plain English principles, describes how to structure content to improve readability, lists key grammar and punctuation rules used by technical writers on a daily basis, and includes some useful tips and tricks to make the documentation process easier.