Tech writer Tom Johnson spoke with someone interviewing Silicon Valley companies about the technical skills they will need, which remain somewhat uncommon. Because of my interest in digital storytelling, of course I was interested by "Writers who can create instructional video content"--the skill acquired through digital video editing, scene-sequencing, and narration transfer over to this kind of tech communication.
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Johnson identifies all four skills as:
- Technical writers who can write documentation for APIs and SDKs.
- Technical writers who can write with brevity for mobile devices.
- Technical writers who can create instructional video content.
- Technical writers who can interact with the community about products.