Indexing is a profession: Learn from the experts! The topics of metadata, indexing, and search had a lot of votes, so we found Lucie Haskins, professional indexer, and on 9 December 2013, she’s here to share her expertise.
Here’s what she’s going to talk about:
In the age of rapid fire information exchange, the artful skill of categorizing and organizing content has never been more critical. For Technical Communicators, the complexities are astounding when you consider accessibility from multiple perspectives and then compounded when you factor multi channel delivery. In this TC Dojo we will show you how you can begin to think like an indexer when designing your strategy. How to categorize and organize hierarchies of information and, most importantly, how to craft your indexing from objectivity. This Dojo session will introduce you to the skills that will enable you to create succinct indexes consistently for all of your publications.