Understanding and Overcoming Weaknesses in Taxonomies

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Mike Dillinger > Hosts: Patrick Bosek and Scott Abel

About this talk

Join us for a special episode of Coffee and Content, March 21, 2024, during which we'll interview Mike Dillinger, PhD., a cognitive scientist with extensive expertise in linguistics, epistemology, and experimental cognitive psychology, about the limitations of taxonomies in technical writing and content development. With a rich background in applying cognitive science to solve complex computational problems at leading tech companies like LinkedIn/Microsoft, eBay, and Intel, Dillinger brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table. Dillinger will discuss the vital role of knowledge graphs as a necessary tool in the modern information developer's arsenal. He will explain how knowledge graphs can effectively complement taxonomies, providing a more dynamic and interconnected approach to managing and organizing complex information. Attendees of this session will gain: * An understanding of the limitations of taxonomy in technical documentation * Knowledge of how to leverage knowledge graphs for more efficient information management * Strategies to implement knowledge graphs in various content and technical writing scenarios This episode is essential learning for anyone looking to stay at the forefront of content strategy and information architecture. Join us to hear from one of the leading minds in the field and take your content management knowledge to the next level! Can’t make it? Register, and we’ll send you a link you can use to watch a recording when it’s convenient for you. Coffee and Content is brought to you by The Content Wrangler and is sponsored by Heretto, a powerful component content management system (CCMS) platform to deploy help and API documentation in a single portal designed to delight your customers.
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