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Discussion on: How to remove condescending language from documentation

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SyntaxSeed (Sherri W)

It's literally the foundation of what we do: create things for users. If you create libraries & tools that have documentation... that documentation is also something we create for the users.

And much like we try to be aware of tuning our creations to the accessibility, aesthetics, demographics, & skill levels of our users... a few simple adjustments to consider the confidence level of our users & not degrade them unintentionally is as valuable as any other usability feature.

Happy users = successful development, no matter how you ensure that happiness.