Technical writing primer

What is technical writing? In this guest post for the Professional Copywriters’ Network, John Espirian provides a simple introduction to the subject.

Technical writing primer

As a freelance technical writer, my job is to turn complex subject matter into simple, accessible content.

Most copywriters produce beautiful, creative prose that helps sell a product or service. They dream up snappy headlines and killer copy, all the while pushing as many emotional buttons as they can.

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John Espirian freelance technical copywriter

I'm John Espirian, the relentlessly helpful technical copywriter. I've written about IT and the web since 1998, and I'm a former Microsoft MVP. If you need B2B web content that explains how your products, services and processes work, I'm your guy.

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