DITA : Introduction to the standard

Understand the structures and challenges of DITA

Program

1. Introduction

  • The challenges of documentation in the digital age
  • Structured documentation
  • Modular documentation

2. XML, the basics

  • Principles of XML markup
  • Principles of DTDs and schemas
  • Publishing XML XPath, XSLT, XSL-FO

3. Foundations of DITA

  • Brief history
  • Topics, Maps, Navigation
  • Referenced content
  • Conditional and variable text

4. Writing in topics

  • Single-sourcing
  • Typing information
  • The challenges of modular authoring
  • Reuse strategies

5.  Implementation

  • Versions and languages
  • Management (metadata, workflow)
  • Organization, metrics
  • Need for an Authoring Guide

6. Quick overview of Tags

  • General structure
  • Examples (Concept, Task)
Prerequisites
None
Target

Document managers, documentation architects, technical writers

Audience
From 3 to 6 trainees maximum per session
Duration
1 day
Diary
March 19, 2019
June 11, 2019
September 24, 2019
November 26, 2019
Other dates can be scheduled on request: info@4dconcept.fr

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