Today, we have all these wonderful free or low cost tools to create, be more productive, and improve our quality.
By using this combination of tools, I’ve been able to see a dramatic increase in productivity.
You still have to come with the idea and do the work of writing. And the technology helps save a lot of time on the tedious portions involved in taking our draft to a final published version ready for distribution. Most of us don’t like the tedious portions anyway.
The time these tools save make it worthwhile to learn how to use plain text and AsciiDoc in particular.