Highlights

Usability in technical communication paper

Website version of my graduate paper that I designed and developed.

DITA/XML project

Task-oriented on-line help written with oXygen XML Editor and DITA structured authoring. View reflections

Flare project

A topic-based and task-oriented help system developed using Madcap Flare. View reflections

Robohelp project

An on-line help system developed using recipes from foodnetwork.com as content. View reflections

Laboratory supervisor procedures

Task-oriented on-line help written with oXygen XML Editor and DITA structured authoring.

Designing for usability

Paper written for Trends in Tech Comm: Usability course. View reflections

Hourglass Press project

A portfolio I designed for a mock publishing house project. Content contributers: Ariel Price, Jennifer Tibbett, and Susan Wilson. View reflections

Zoonotic disease article

An incredible amount of research went into the article including on-line sources and interviews. View reflections

Information architecture

I attempted an information architecture for this site prior to development. My resources were my DITA/IA course at PSU, Information Architecture for the World Wide Web, and numerous on-line articles by Rosenfeld, Morville, and many others.