Plain language (also called Plain English) is communication your audience can understand the first time they read or hear it. Language that is plain to one set of readers may not be plain to others. Written material is in plain language if your audience can:
•Find what they need;
•Understand what they find; and
•Use what they find to meet their needs.
The Society for Technical Communication is a professional association dedicated to the advancement of technical communication. Technical communicators research and create information about technical processes or products directed to a targeted audience through various forms of media.
The Usability Body of Knowledge is dedicated to creating a living reference that represents the collective knowledge of the usability profession. Method, design, managing UX.
Source Credibility Presentation: CABLE
There are many things to consider when trying to discern if a source is reliable or not. Use the presentation below to learn more about assessing a source's credibility using the CABLE method. CABLE stands for Currency, Authority, Bias, Level, and Exploration.