Tech docs template Beta
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Tech Docs Template

What you can use this tool for

This tool is a template for technical and developer documentation.

It uses the Middleman static site generator [external link] to convert markdown files into HTML-based documentation that looks consistent with the GOV.UK and GDS style and format.

It is suitable for multiple styles of documentation, including API documentation.

Why you should use this tool

It promotes consistency on technical documentation which should reassure end users.

It helps technical writers manage their technical content using the ‘docs as code’ approach.

This documentation is currently under construction.

Who should use this tool

The Tech Docs Template is intended for internal use by the GDS and government community.