Barbara H
Writer #18949
Los Angeles, CA
Joined 2/15/2017
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48 Projects
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Technical writer with 17 years of experience creating, illustrating, editing, generating, and formatting user guides and help content.

Experienced in Markdown, MS Word/Excel, OpenOffice Writer/Calc, Photoshop, and Illustrator.

Excellent grasp of grammar and style. Trained in the Microsoft Manual of Style.

Ability to make difficult or complex material easy to understand.

Extensive experience in UI development with skills in Javascript, CSS, and HTML. Familiar with tools such as Slack, Skype, Github, Google Docs, and Unix.
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Specialties

Online user guides and API content.

Interests

Bicycling, hiking, environmental issues, historical preservation.

Education

Central Piedmont Community College

Studied COBOL, CICS, RPG, Assembly, Accounting, Business Law. Graduated with a 4.0 GPA.

Software

13 Projects Completed

User guides and other documentation, illustrations for documentation and sales collateral, white papers, user interface design and implementation, scripts for quality control, and project management.

Transportation

5 Projects Completed

User guides and other documentation, user interface design and implementation, scripts for quality control, project management.

Technology

5 Projects Completed

User guides and other documentation, technical illustrations, project management, and user interface development.

Article

20 Projects Completed

User guides, API guides, online help, context-sensitive help, application analyses, specifications documents, and test scripts.

White Paper

4 Projects Completed

Editing responsibilities and illustrations for white papers in the software industry, including papers on frameworks, application architecture, and database sharding.

Book

1 Projects Completed

Editing responsibilities and illustrations for Software Pipelines and SOA (written by Cory Isaacson, published in 2009 by Prentice-Hall).

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