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Tools#

Writing documentation#

This blog post provides an introduction to different types of documentation tooling.

Videos, images and diagrams#

Name and link Description Cost?
Camtasia Screen recorder and video editor Free trial, then one-off purchase
Camunda Modeler Desktop app to create process diagrams Free
LICEcap Produce GIF screen captures Free
Snagit Simple screen capture and editor Free trial, then one-off purchase
Whimsical Collaborative diagram and wireframe tool Limited free tier, then one paid tier

Testing documentation#

Name and link Description Cost?
Vale Open source, extensible documentation linting Free, with a paid desktop option

Marketing#

Name and link Description Cost?
TweetDeck Manage your Twitter Free

Admin#

Name and link Description Cost?
Toggl Time tracking Generous free tier, multiple paid tiers