User Assistance: Standard Gauge
The Logical Blog by IconLogic
MAY 12, 2014
It started well, with a decision by the British Government's Secretary of State for the Colonies that all colonies should adopt standard gauge. Let's think standards, and how standard adoption by an industry can go horribly wrong with enormous, long-term financial consequences. There are many standards in technical communication, and their adoption is haphazard and parochial, to put it kindly. Are technical communicators generally reluctant to adopt standards?