What Is Mallard?

Mallard is a markup language that makes it easier for you to provide better user help for your software. Mallard documents are topic-oriented: They provide information in small chunks that match your users’ needs without forcing them to read lengthy manuals.

Why Mallard?

  • Mallard helps you write small and focused topics, making it easier for your users to find the information they need quickly.

  • Mallard is simple. New and experienced writers alike find Mallard provides the right level of abstraction so they can focus on better content.

  • Mallard documents are designed to be extended. You can easily add content for plugins or added functionality without modifying the original sources.