Vinish Garg - Issue #56 [Content]

Hey all!Friday and we have another Readings issue on content. Today’s issue includes taxonomy standar
Vinish Garg - Issue #56 [Content]
By Vinish Garg • Issue #56
Hey all!
Friday and we have another Readings issue on content. Today’s issue includes taxonomy standards, IA for phone, DITA2.0. ROI of documentation, Confluence for UX documentation, headless and not brainless CMS, and Minimum Viable Content!

The Accidental Taxonomist: Standards for Taxonomies
Since “taxonomies” are rather loosely defined, standards specifically for taxonomies do not exist, but there are standards that are relevant to taxonomies. 
The Heart of the Matter, Information Architecture in the Mobile Age
Content is the key ingredient in so many user experiences. So how does it change when it comes to planning a mobile user experience?
Print’s Very Much Alive: Magazine Examples from 9 Brands
Nine B2B companies share how their print magazines are essential to their content marketing success – Content Marketing Institute
The ROI of user documentation
We wanted to look at: how many support calls an organisation needs to have resolved by users reading the Help content instead of calling Support, before it starts to see a return on the cost of creating the Help.
Don’t Wait for the DITA 2.0 Standard to Migrate to DITA
Don’t Wait for the DITA 2.0 Standard to Migrate to DITA, by Keith Schengili-Roberts, IXIASOFT Market Researcher and DITA Evangelist
The RoundUp: Emojis, Voice Interfaces, Conversational Commerce, and Artificial Intelligence
By Scott Abel | Jun 19, 2017 | Artificial Intelligence, Audio Development, Conversational Commerce, Machine Learning, Text-to-Speech | 0 |
Four brands pushing the boundaries of content strategy | Econsultancy
With today’s brave new Web, there’s no place for mobile-tablet-desktop thinking.
Content design in services – 5 reasons why it’s important
Microcopy, UX copy, content, words… we have lots of ways of describing the content we put into the interactive
5 Advantages of Using Confluence for UX documentation
Why is Confluence our tool of choice when it comes to documenting UX design concepts? The answer: collaboration, flexibility, and creating a single source of truth.
How Do You Manage Content Quality?
Kevin Lynch, EVP and Co-Founder of ComBlu shares highlights and insights from Acrolinx Content Connections 2017 on how to manage your content quality.
Why Two Days of Information Development World Left Me in Information Nirvana (Part 1)
So began Mirhonda Studevant’s (@okKMchef) twenty-five minute Information Development World presentation, one of the most compelling talks on empathy in content I have ever heard.
iDTP presents a special training on how to Effectively Organize, Manage and Automate Content Projects with DITA.
Headless, But Not Brainless Web CMS
With the rising buzz of headless CMS, comes the rising misunderstanding that CMS systems must fall into one of two categories: fully headless systems that require a…
LearningDITA podcast - Scriptorium
In this podcast, Gretyl Kinsey and Alan Pringle discuss Scriptorium’s DITA training resource, LearningDITA.com.
Help through AI, Help like Facebook - The Cherryleaf Blog
The problem-solving information our Technical Authors create can also attract prospects to your website. It helps convert your trial users into paying clients. It can also reduce your support team’s workload.
How to Stop Wasting Time on the Wrong Content
Don’t put all your eggs into a big content basket. Implement minimum-viable-content approach – Content Marketing Institute
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