Flink, Inc. Services

Technical writing

Includes print and online guides, XML, HTML, Help, PDF, wiki, single-sourced, and context-sensitive content. Audiences include programmer, system administrator, business, and general users.

  • Guides: User, Administration, Installation, Configuration, Getting Started, Technology Overview, New Features, Reviewers, Hardware installation, CD-ROM mini-manuals
  • Online content: HTML, XML, Help, PDF, JavaHelp, single-sourced, context-sensitive content
  • Reference: API, SDK, language, command-line, product specifications
  • User Assistance: guides, wizards, ToolTips, error message text, embedded Help content
  • Wiki-based content
  • White papers, articles for publications
  • Restructuring and editing existing content including web site, portal, or wiki
  • Restructuring and editing existing content for FDA submission
Instructional design

Includes print, online, self-paced, web-based and embedded tutorials, course design, and interactive training courses.

  • Tutorials: print, online, video, self-paced, web-based, embedded
  • Course design
  • Integrated training materials
  • Printed and online tutorials
  • Training courses (web-based, self-paced, instructor-led)
User experience and interaction design

Includes user Interface organization and content, audience and task analysis, technical and functional specification documents, interface text review including error messages.

  • User interface structure and content
  • Task analysis (use cases, personas, workflows)
  • Textual review (including error messages)
  • Usability testing materials and analysis
  • User interface specifications
  • Web portal design and restructuring (content management)

Skills and tools

Includes authoring tools, instructional design tools, single sourcing, graphics, editors, platforms, programming languages, and content management tools.

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  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Technical Communication Suite
  • eLearning Suite
  • Madcap MadPak
  • Articulate Studio and Storyline
  • XML
  • Madcap Flare
  • Webworks Publisher
  • Doxygen
  • RoboHelp
  • RoboHTML
  • Arbortext
Instructional design
  • Articulate Studio (Presenter, Engage, Quizmaker)
  • Articulate Storyline
  • Captivate
  • Camtasia
  • SnagIt
  • reveal.js
  • Director
  • Toolbook CBT
  • Authorware
  • Flash
  • Framemaker (structured and unstructured)
  • Epic Editor/Arbortext
  • Word
  • MarkdownPad2
  • Dreamweaver
  • CSS
  • some JavaScript
  • reveal.js
  • Sublime Text
  • Photoshop
  • Visio
  • PaintShop Pro
  • SnagIt
Computer languages
  • C/C++
  • Java
  • PHP
  • XML
  • some Ruby
  • Windows
  • MacOS
  • some Linux
  • Wampserver
  • Confluence
  • Jira
  • Perforce
  • Github