What Are the Five Basic Principles of Technical Writing?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 30, 2020 6:19:58 PM ET
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Technical writing is one of the most important elements of a company's customer support strategy, and there are five principles that technical writers must bear in mind to be successful: content, awareness of purpose, writing style, accessibility and grammar or usage. Inattention to any of these five areas often leads to a substandard document and dissatisfaction on the client end.