SWAT Document Structure – Accessibility Techniques

I'm currently attending an Accessibility Bootcamp held by Deque that aims at improving the user experience of people with disabilities by making software and documentation WCAG compliant. We've had an insightful session about SWAT structure for documentation. As usual, I've jotted down the main ideas: Basic Document Structure Concepts Semantic structure is a concept that … Continue reading SWAT Document Structure – Accessibility Techniques

Instructional Design Models

I'm currently taking a new course at Udemy to sharpen my skills and knowledge so that I can create better e-learning courses and materials. The course's goal is to learn how to implement instructional theories practically on the job and goes by the title: A practical approach to instructional design. In the course, different instructional … Continue reading Instructional Design Models

How to keep your laptop and phone secure

Today I've attended an online discussion hosted by the CS50 professors David Malan and Brian Yu on how to keep your laptop and phone secure. Believe it or not, in 2019, the most common password used to "protect"  systems and devices was 123456. The second one: 123456789. The third one: qwerty (take a look at … Continue reading How to keep your laptop and phone secure

How to Get Started with Adobe FrameMaker 2019

I love lists and shortcuts, since they help me be more efficient. In this post I want to share with you some tips and tricks I’ve learnt on my way to become a FrameMaker expert in the near future. Note: FrameMaker supports different XML environments. I assume you use DITA to organize your content. Samples … Continue reading How to Get Started with Adobe FrameMaker 2019

Takeaways from Women in Tech Summit 2019

Two of my favourite websites are Harvard Business Review and MIT Technology Review. Every time I read one of their articles I learn something new and usually have an “aha” moment than can apply to my daily life. Reading one of these articles helped me to become (even more) aware of the importance of networking … Continue reading Takeaways from Women in Tech Summit 2019

How to Enhance Collaboration between UX Designers and Writers?

My attendance at the Women in Tech Conference in Warsaw a couple of weeks ago was very rewarding. Besides meeting amazing women in different IT roles from all over the world, I had the chance to dig deeper into the world of UX Writing. Since I came back to the office I have been researching … Continue reading How to Enhance Collaboration between UX Designers and Writers?