Monthly Archives: May 2014

Creating headers in Ditamaps

I found it difficult to find relevant information on the web about how to create anything below a level-heading 2. In my Ditamaps the heading 2 is the topic level and therefore, as soon as a topic is added to … Continue reading

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Latin abbreviations in technical writing

Many style guides as well as simplified English and plain English campaigners share a common goal of wanting to eradicate Latin loan-words from English, and this includes Latin abbreviations. This post from a 2012 entry on ferswriteshoe blog is nice … Continue reading

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