LearningDITA Live 2020 highlights (podcast)

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In episode 70 of The Content Strategy Experts podcast, Elizabeth Patterson shares some highlights from LearningDITA Live 2020.

“Structured content is a way to strategically optimize your content so it frees your content from the format. Because it’s free of the format, it also frees it from tools.”

—Bernard Aschwanden

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LearningDITA Live 2020 recordings

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All of the 2020 LearningDITA Live sessions were recorded and uploaded to a YouTube playlist for your convenience!

If you had to miss this year’s conference for some reason, or missed a session you were interested in, you can go back and watch.

Thank you for being a part of LearningDITA Live. We hope you enjoy the 2020 sessions!

 

DITA projects with a scaled approach

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In episode 69 of The Content Strategy Experts podcast, Bill Swallow and Stephani Clark of Jorsek talk about using a scaled approach with DITA projects.

“The desktop publishing and single user tools are always going to have a much lower price tag than a DITA CCMS will, but there’s a trade off for what you’re getting.”

—Stephani Clark

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Unusual DITA outputs

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In episode 68 of The Content Strategy Experts podcast, Gretyl Kinsey and Simon Bate talk about unusual outputs from DITA sources.

” With DITA, it’s incredibly flexible. We can generate almost any type of output that we want to with it.”

—Simon Bate

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Joining the team

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Happy new year! With Scriptorium recognized worldwide as experts in content strategy (and full of unabashed foodies),  I am excited to be joining the team full time this month. I’m looking forward to using my work experience and education to help clients solve their content strategy problems. I’ve already made my mark by unadvisedly drinking the Sugar Plum Fairy cocktail at the holiday party. I was warned.

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Content accounting: Measuring content value (podcast, part 2)

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In episode 67 of The Content Strategy Experts podcast, Kaitlyn Heath and Sarah O’Keefe continue their discussion on measuring content value based on accounting principles.

“Language evolves. Your content actually needs maintenance, just like your house.”

—Sarah O’Keefe

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The need for a localization strategy (podcast)

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In episode 65 of The Content Strategy Experts podcast, Elizabeth Patterson and Bill Swallow talk about the need for a localization strategy.

“There may be things you’re writing in your source content that you don’t want literally translated. In many cases, there are stark cultural differences between one location and another. Writing something at all may be inappropriate for another audience.”

—Bill Swallow

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