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While much has been written about creating topic-based documentation, there is very little instruction for technical editors in the same discipline. In the article "Editing Modular Documentation: Some Best Practices," Michelle Corbin and Yoel Strimling describe the role of the technical editor in modular documentation. After summarizing a selection of foundational literature on the topic of modular writing, the authors describe some best practices for technical editors. The article continues with a description of the roles that technical editors must hold when dealing with writers who are creating modular documentation. This article provides direction for technical editors who are dealing with modular documentation.