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The Content Wrangler XML Press Summer Sale

For the month of July, all books in The Content Wrangler Content Strategy Series are on sale in print and ebook form. We also have a bundle with all five books at one low price and free shipping in the US.

The Content Wrangler Content Strategy Series features publications from industry-leading experts, including Scott Abel, Rahel Anne Bailie, Paula Land, Kevin Nichols, Val Swisher, and Rick Yagodich.

In addition, XML Press is offering discounts on every book in its catalog, including print and ebook editions.

See the sale page for details and purchase links.

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Information Development World 2015

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This year’s Information Development World offers keynote talks from Brandon Schauer and Lisa Welchman, and featured presentations from George Gopen, Robert Glushko, Robert Rose, and Carmen Simon.

There will be six parallel tracks, covering DITA, Medical Devices, Content, Language and Culture, Content Engineering, and Content Marketing.

Current and future XML Press authors Scott Abel, Rahel Anne Bailie, Charles Cooper, Richard Hamilton, Paula Land, Kevin Nichols, Ann Rockley, and Val Swisher will be presenting. Plus, there will be a book table featuring discounts on all of our publications

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MadCap Flare for Programmers — UPDATE

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MadCap Flare for Programmers: A guide to getting the most from Flare shows how MadCap Flare manages and parses content and how you can interact with Flare outside the user interface. It introduces the structure of Flare content files and Flare output files, such as HTML5 help, and shows how you can manipulate those files.

With more than 50 examples in languages such as JavaScript, C#, Java, XSLT, and Visual Basic, this book covers most of the ways you can programmatically interact with MadCap Flare.

SALE — June 21 through July 31

From Jun 21 through July 31, MadCap Flare for Programmers is on sale. Go to the book page for MadCap Flare for Programmers for more information.

MadCap Flare for Programmers is now available in print form from Amazon and in ebook form from O’Reilly Media, Amazon, and other ebook retailers.

Go to the book page for MadCap Flare for Programmers for more information.

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Kevin P Nichols Discusses Performance Driven Content & Content Strategy

XML Press author Kevin P. Nichols is producing a series of videos on content strategy. The current video in the series, Performance-driven Content and Content Strategy, discusses the importance of performance-driven content for content marketing and content strategy.

Kevin is the author of Enterprise Content Strategy: A Project Guide. The video uses images from the book and introduces some of the concepts explored in it.

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Interview with Scott Abel about The Language of Content Strategy

Roger Parker has just posted a summary of his interview with Scott Abel about The Language of Content Strategy. You can read the summary and listen to the entire interview in the article, Scott Abel Tells Why Content Strategy Matters on Roger’s blog, Published and Profitable.

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Enterprise Content Strategy: A Project Guide

Kevin P. Nichols’ Enterprise Content Strategy: A Project Guide is now available. This book outlines best practices for conducting and executing content strategy projects. It is a step-by-step guide to building an enterprise content strategy for your organization.

Enterprise Content Strategy draws on Kevin Nichols’ experience managing one of the largest and most successful […]

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Discover the Language of Content Strategy

Learn how to make content strategy the foundation of your 2015 writing and marketing success. Roger Parker interviews Scott Abel, co-author of The Language of Content Strategy—a slim book that can make a big difference.

Roger will be interviewing Scott tomorrow, Tuesday, December 16th, at 4:00 PM EST. Whether you want to get better results […]

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Free Sample Chapter of Paula Land’s New Book

The Content Wrangler has a free sample chapter from Paula Land’s new book, Content Audits and Inventories.

Successful content strategy projects start with a thorough assessment of the current state of all content assets — their quantity, type, and quality. Beginning with a data-rich content inventory and layering in a qualitative assessment, the audit […]

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XML Press at Information Development World

XML Press will be at Information Development World this week (October 22-24, 2014).

XML Press authors Scott Abel, Rahel Anne Bailie, Paula Land, Kevin Nichols, Val Swisher, and Leigh White will be speaking at the show. We will have books from XML Press and other publishers, including books from many of the other speakers at […]

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XML Press at STC Summit

This year, XML Press will be running the bookstore at the STC Summit in Phoenix, Arizona, May 18-21. The bookstore will feature books from a wide variety of publishers, covering topics of interest to technical communicators, content strategists, managers, marketers, and anyone interested in our field.

In addition, several XML Press authors will be at […]