The Writers Block (TWB) releases The 1st Biennial Survey of the Technical Communication Landscape in India (2011 - 2012)Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 01/18/2011 - 15:44
Bangalore, January 2011: TWB announced today the availability of the FIRST comprehensive survey of the Indian Technical Communication industry. This survey, a first-of-its-kind in India, puts into perspective the drivers, technologies and players in this rapidly expanding industry. The survey contains data gathered from over 75 companies across the spectrum of Technical Communication domains. The sectors surveyed range from Engineering and Manufacturing, Software Products, Consulting and software services, Aerospace and Defense.
Specific/Intended audience is a group of people whom you expect to read your document (information). Audiences can be classified into three categories:
Technical Audience (Expert)
Semi-technical Audience (Knowledgeable)
Non-technical Audience (General)
For this type of audience, authors use technical terms to covey information.
The following example is a paramedic’s report written for a technical audience: the medical staff at an emergency room.