While it is not easy to edit and proofread your own writing, it is possible to do so by being a mindful edi...
Instructional writing provides instructions on how to do something. Here are some practical guidelines to follow when creating instructional content.
Either…or is a helpful construction used to indicate a choice between options. It can also be difficult to employ it properly. Here are a couple of quick tips for using either…or in your writing.
Here are some helpful tips for when to use (and when not to use) colons in your writing.
Consistency in terminology is important in technical writing. Each word or phrase must be consistent in spelling and usage throughout a document. Here are some tips for using consistent terminology.
This or that? Discover when should you use 'That' and when should you use 'Which' in this post from ASCENT's Technical Editor
Wondering what Technical Writing consists of? Read on to find out!
Here are some tips for those who are engaged in the planning and delivering of technical documentation projects.
Discover how ASCENT can help your organization develop superior documentation with help from our multi-disciplinary team of industry specialists skilled in technical writing, instructional design, mul
Parentheses are a useful tool for adding supplementary information to a sentence or paragraph. But how do you handle punctuation when parentheses are involved? Read on for helpful tips.
Learn how to correctly use "it's" and "its" in this helpful grammar tip from one of ASCENT's technical writers.
Applying capitalization in the right places can be a useful tool in your writing, just make sure you don't overuse it!
If your organization is looking to design a new document management system or improve the efficiency of your existing system, here are some steps to consider.
If you struggle with using the correct subject-verb agreement in your writing, this blog provides a few tips for finding your subject so you can determine which form of the verb you should use.
During the pandemic, ASCENT helped a major manufacturer with new training materials for machine operators. Learn how it all came together.
This webcast discusses how to communicate effectively through the development of custom learning programs leveraging ASCENT’s standard learning content and eLearning templates. See 'Before and After'
A style guide can be a useful tool for any project to ensure you are maintaining a clear and consistent message for your readers.
Is technical writing the same as creative writing? No. Can technical writing be creative? Yes, indeed; any form of writing can use creativity.