Documentation is Hot




               http://www.flickr.com/photos/chubbybat
What are docs?




http://flickr.com/photos/thebristolkid
- Drupal.org
- API
- UI
The main thing we think of: Drupal.org handbooks
The main thing we think of: Drupal.org handbooks
We also have docs in code:
api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions
UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help...
We also have docs in code:
api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions
UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help...
We also have docs in code:
api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions
UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help...
We also have docs in code:
api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions
UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help...
Being a team




http://flickr.com/photos/emurray
- Everyone can edit and review: if you help with docs you are on the team...
Accomplishments


http://www.flickr.com/photos/appaloosa

- Getting Involved guide
- open editing
- Reorg the theme guide
*...
The road ahead




http://www.flickr.com/photos/druclimb

- New Help system linking code and d.o
there is a patch that will...
Redesign - lots of things still need to be defined, organized and built
http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk

Knight Foundation is funding worldwide Drupal documentation sprints
Didn’t know if...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk

Knight Foundation is funding worldwide Drupal documentation sprints
Didn’t know if...
Getting to work




                               http://www.flickr.com/photos/froboy

We need a full range of help
Click ...
Getting to work




                 Drupalcon Doc Sprint
                   Saturday, March 7
                      9 am ...
Resources

➡ http://drupal.org/contribute/documentation
➡ http://groups.drupal.org/documentation-team
➡ http://lists.drupa...
Addison Berry (add1sun)
http://drupal.org/user/65088
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Documentation is Hot

  1. Documentation is Hot http://www.flickr.com/photos/chubbybat
  2. What are docs? http://flickr.com/photos/thebristolkid - Drupal.org - API - UI
  3. The main thing we think of: Drupal.org handbooks
  4. The main thing we think of: Drupal.org handbooks
  5. We also have docs in code: api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help function
  6. We also have docs in code: api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help function
  7. We also have docs in code: api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help function
  8. We also have docs in code: api.drupal.org - taken from comments for functions UI text inside Drupal admin - in a hook_help function
  9. Being a team http://flickr.com/photos/emurray - Everyone can edit and review: if you help with docs you are on the team - Doc admins have additional responsibilities but you don’t need them to be “on the team”
  10. Accomplishments http://www.flickr.com/photos/appaloosa - Getting Involved guide - open editing - Reorg the theme guide * the big win is that we are opening up and working together rather than in isolated tasks
  11. The road ahead http://www.flickr.com/photos/druclimb - New Help system linking code and d.o there is a patch that will let us make a Documentation module for full docs in your Drupal site, and then have it sync with D.o pages - Internationalization
  12. Redesign - lots of things still need to be defined, organized and built
  13. http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk Knight Foundation is funding worldwide Drupal documentation sprints Didn’t know if we had the money so four companies pledged to fund as a back up
  14. http://www.flickr.com/photos/thomashawk Knight Foundation is funding worldwide Drupal documentation sprints Didn’t know if we had the money so four companies pledged to fund as a back up
  15. Getting to work http://www.flickr.com/photos/froboy We need a full range of help Click that edit tab Join the discussion Teach others
  16. Getting to work Drupalcon Doc Sprint Saturday, March 7 9 am - 5 pm Room 154 http://www.flickr.com/photos/froboy We need a full range of help Click that edit tab Join the discussion Teach others
  17. Resources ➡ http://drupal.org/contribute/documentation ➡ http://groups.drupal.org/documentation-team ➡ http://lists.drupal.org/listinfo/documentation ➡ Freenode IRC #drupal-docs
  18. Addison Berry (add1sun) http://drupal.org/user/65088

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