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MadCap Flare 10 online, ASAP, 1-on-1, or onsite info…
Adobe Captivate 8 online, ASAP, 1-on-1, or onsite info…
Adobe Captivate 8 pro online, ASAP, 1-on-1, or onsite info…

We focus on private classes for groups of 3+ students. Group, non-profit, and government employee discounts are also available. We can provide training anywhere in the world at your office or online. Thinking about attending a class? See what our students have to say: past students’ comments.

MadCap Flare Tables webinar

Scott presented the “Advanced Table Styles” webinar on 10/16 for MadCap Software. You can download his presentation handout from Slideshare: Advanced Table Styles.


MadCap Flare V10 Developer’s Guide now available!

The 10th edition adds new tips and tricks and information about the new features in Flare 10, including smart quotes, project exporting, date/time variables, multiple definitions for variables, style comments, and accessibility enhancements. New sections also cover slideshows and responsive output. The new edition is still only $32 at www.lulu.com/clickstart. Try coupon code GETIT15 for 15% off! Tell me more…


See Scott with WritersUA in Austin January 6-7

Scott will be presenting at the WritersUA conferences in Austin on January 6-7.

Scott’s presentations are “CSS3 to the Point” and “MadCap Flare: Designing Content for Online and Print.” He will also share his predictions for the future of user assistance and provide one-on-one advice for using MadCap Flare.

To learn more about the conference and to register, see the WritersUA Austin conference website.


Word 2013 to the Point – your guide to all the new features!

Word 2013 to the Point provides answers to over 400 Word questions, including how to use all of the new features. It covers everything from mail merge, macros, and styles to new features like using Word with SkyDrive and Facebook and presenting Word documents online.

This 463-page book book is currently on sale at www.lulu.com/clickstart for only $25.60. Tell me more…


CSS to the Point – now available for Kindle!

CSS to the Point is an easy-to-use and comprehensive book that provides answers to over 200 CSS questions. Each answer includes a description of the solution, a graphical example, and sample code that has been tested in Internet Explorer, Firefox, Opera, and Safari. The new version includes over 40 new pages covering all of the features in CSS3. Tell me more…

The new edition is currently on sale at www.lulu.com/clickstart for $22.50.
To order the new Kindle edition for $7 (FREE for Amazon Prime members), see Amazon’s website.


HTML5 to the Point – learn HTML5 like a pro

This new book provides answers to over 140 HTML5 questions and includes quick reference tables of HTML5′s new elements, attributes, and events. Tell me more…

Click here to order for only $18.90 (10% off!).


MadWorld 2014 Wrap-up

Scott presented “Listapalooza,” “Once, Twice, Three Times a Style Sheet: CSS3,” and “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction, Without Understanding Advanced Table Styles” at MadWorld 2014 on April 13-14.

Below is a list of cool plugins you can add to your tables:


Need help with a Flare or Captivate project?

We provide a wide range of services, including on-call technical support, assistance creating context-sensitive help, and project reviews based on best practices. We can even provide print or online documentation for your project from technical spec to ready-to-ship documentation. Give us a call at 404.520.0003 or send us an email. We’re ready when you are!

Quick reference cards

You asked for it, and we’ve delivered! Download your copy of our quick reference cards:


Are you Certified MAD for Flare?

ClickStart has partnered with MadCap Software to launch the Certified MadCap Advanced Developer (MAD) program. The certification program will allow Flare users to demonstrate their expert knowledge of MadCap Flare. For more information about the certification program and to take a sample test, see www.certifiedMAD.com or send us an email.

MadCap Flare V8 HTML5 search term highlighter script

Flare 9 adds search highlighting for HTML5 targets. However, Scott developed a script that adds search term highlighting to HTML5 targets for Flare 8 users. Feel free to use it in your Flare 8 projects. Click here to download the sample files.