For developers who document their projects themselves.

Document procedures, not UI.

Combine topic-oriented help with step-by-step guides created using built-in tutorial maker.

Single source - multiple formats.

Write texts once then compile different formats from the same source. No need to handle formats manually or write texts for each format separately.

Update documentation quicker.

Image library, screenshot REcapture and cloned images allow you to update help files in seconds when UI of your program changes.

Built-in templates and template builder.

No need to design your own template or know HTML. Pick a predefined template or build your own with visual template builder.

For technical writers.

Specialized content pieces.

Asides, step-by-step guides, code snippets, figures, FAQs and Quizzes get their own representation depending on output format automatically.

Fits into almost any modern toolchain.

Helpinator supports major modern markups (Markdown, ASCIIDoc, Docbook and DITA) so you can write in Helpinator and fit your content into an existing toolchain.

Productive writing

Tools like "Phrase Expander", "Global Replace", "Global Spellcheck", "Link Checker" speed up and simplify project maintenance.

Styles for everything.

Named styles for text, tables, shapes and guides. Good for consistent style and formatting.

Tasks and Reports.

You can assign tasks to topics and later control completion from the central task manager. Reports allow to print required project info.

Conditional compilation and variables.

No need to design your own template or know HTML. Pick a predefined template or build your own with visual template builder.

For international writers.

Multilingual Projects

Project are multilingual, you can store any number of language in one project. No need to have separate projects for each language you support.

XML Import/Export.

XML Import/Export is good for translation tools and services.

Template localization.

Language strings allow you to translate template constants into your language.