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We Need to Talk About Docs



Nik Wakelin discusses why developers dislike writing documentation, what can be done about it and how to improve the process of writing docs.


Nik Wakelin is a Rails developer from Wellington, New Zealand. He's built business with and on top of APIs for years. He's the founder of – developer portal builder-, recently acquired by Mashape to add to their suite of API tools.

About the conference

APIdays is the largest Australian conference dedicated to the business and technology of Web APIs. It brings together business leaders, entrepreneurs and technologists to discuss, collaborate and learn about building the platforms that support new business models.

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Jul 12, 2016