Referring to DITA maps from a bookmap or from another DITA map provides a great way for grouping topics. You can refer to the DITA map in the bookmap, or in a parent ditamap, whenever you want to include the collection of topics in the bookmap. Tip:
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Bookmaps enable users to organize their DITA information into front matter, parts, chapters, and back matter. Typically, publications are created from a bookmap while DITA maps are used for
This is a break from our posts about markup, but if you’re going to do DITA, you should also be able to figure out what it’s costing your company.
DITA enables reuse on many levels. This post discusses some tactics for reusing topics.
The buzz about how breakthroughs in genomics will drive personalized medicine got us thinking about how personalized is your practice’s digital presence. If we expect – at some point – that personalized medicine will drive improved clinical outcomes, shouldn’t we expect that personalizing your digital presence
Like many great questions, the answer to “how small is too small for conditional content” is – it depends. If the content will be translated, then mitigating future translation costs is a key factor.
Use the keyref mechanism for
Keyrefs make extensive content reuse easier to maintain and enable sophisticated conditional processing (profiling) of content.
When the content of your conref needs to change — as in for different audiences or for different products — conditions enable your conref to adapt! You should, however, consider using
We often recommend that customers who do not create or service machinery adopt the machine industry task topic type. Software companies, chemical companies, financial firms, and many others are leveraging the power of the machine industry task topic.
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