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[Case Study] DIY DITA with FrameMaker 2019

Have you contemplated moving to DITA? Do you understand the benefits of DITA but do not want to spend time to customize DITA outputs?

DITA or structured authoring provides many advantages but does not offer tools that can make output template customizations easy. Adobe FrameMaker (2019 release) makes a definite attempt to bridge this gap and empowers writers to create and manage DITA output templates without having to know about XSLT or DITA-OT parameters.

We will look at how to create the output templates for PDF and HTML5 outputs using the FrameMaker interface. Chander will explain how DITA output template customizations with Adobe FrameMaker are an ideal choice for small and mid-size companies.


1) How DIY DITA works with FrameMaker 2019
2) Using FrameMaker WYSIWYG editor to define the output templates.
3) Tips & Tricks for speeding up template customizations.

About Chander Aima

Chander Aima works with Mitel as a Senior Technical Publications Manager. Mitel is a global market leader in business communications and is headquartered in Kanata, Ontario, Canada. Chander has been working in various capacities in the field of technical publications for 20+ years. Before joining Mitel as a Senior Manager – Technical Publications, Chander was with Cisco for eight years, where he played a key role in transitioning several teams to migrate and author content in DITA.
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