It’s just HTML

This blog post is based on a lightning talk I gave at the Technical Communication UK conference in Oxford on 22nd September 2011. The theme was ‘If I ruled the world‘, and the topic was ‘authoring tools that limit the way we work‘. Before I start, I should note that I’m going to be talking … Read more

The ANTS Memory Profiler Filter help panel

In my last blog post, I discussed the features that were renamed in ANTS Memory Profiler 7.0. In this post, I present another aspect that I worked on in the same product: the ‘Filter help panel’. Like many of the changes we make in our products, user feedback strongly influenced our decision to include additional … Read more

Objects or instances

Why we renamed some features in ANTS Memory Profiler 7 When you are designing a complex product, it is important to ensure that terminology is both consistently used and unambiguous. This helps to avoid confusion amongst users and so contributes to that mass of small things that combine to make the difference between software which … Read more