#SketchTheDocs is about bringing visual storytelling and literacy skills to technical writing, technology documentation and related communication modalities for developers and their audiences.
Humans communicate and learn in multiple ways:
In general, most of us will use more than one of these approaches, combining them in context for maximum value. Articles like this one suggest that nearly 65% of users are visual learners who absorb information from visual cues, vocabulary and imagery.
With visual storytelling I want to focus on a journey that takes us from basic skills to advanced concepts for communicating complex ideas. This includes:
Watch the repo to get updates on new resources, talks, events and articles to help you progress in your own visual storytelling journeys.
|May 2020||Chalk The Talk: How sketchnoting makes you a better public speaker||Lets Sketch Tech 2020||slides / video|
|May 2020||Sketchnoting 101: Getting started with visual storytelling||Microsoft Build 2020||slides / video|
|Nov 2020||SketchTheDocs: Visual Storytelling For Developers||Droidcon Americas 2020||slides / video|