The LavaCon Content Strategy Conference | 23-26 October 2022 | New Orleans
Torsten Machert

Before joining Congree, Torsten Machert was Managing Director of EasyBrowse GmbH. He specializes in the design and implementation of workflows based on SGML and XML and has industry experience in aerospace, defense, engineering and publishing. In the past few years, he has concentrated on the development of industrial processes for the production and distribution of highly effective electronic publications.

The Style Guide Is Dead! Long Live the Style Guide!

Co-presented with Michael Mannhardt.

Nobody reads this anyway. Why do you bother about the Style Guide?” is something you often hear when it comes to style guides. Most of the time it’s about static Style Guides, which are stored as PDF files on your hard disk or printed out on your desk. What are the best Style Guides? Those which are being used! Let’s bury the static Style Guides and live on their legacy in an electronic Style Guide.