What is FS Pro 2020?

FS Pro 2020 introduction video

Create clear and structured documents with FS Pro 2020

FS Pro 2020FS Pro is a software program that helps you create clearly structured documents by providing formatting and layout tools. This way, you don’t have to worry about the layout, but you can focus on the actual content of your document.

FS Pro also allows you to achieve consistency easily, both within a document and between documents.

 

Add-in for Microsoft Word

FS Pro is an add-in for Microsoft Word, so you can continue to write in the word processor that is already familiar to you. FS Pro 2020 simply adds new features by means of an additional ribbon.

FS Pro Ribbon

 

Integrated with the Information Mapping® method

The Information Mapping® method helps writers analyze, organize, and present information based on the audience’s needs and purpose of the information.


Break large content into small, digestible pieces

FS Pro 2020 allows you to write in Blocks, or small chunks of information with a label. This makes the information easier for

  • writers to write, organize, update and revise, and
  • readers to read, use and remember.

 Example of a Block

 FS Pro Block

 

Further, you can group Blocks into Maps, and Maps into Overview Maps. 


Present your content visually

Your content will become a lot easier to understand because you can use tables and lists to make the content easily digestible

 Example of visual content

Visual content

 

Let the reader navigate easily with clear labels

FS Pro 2020 automatically inserts placeholders for Map titles and empty columns for Block labels. Using clearly written labels allows your readers to scan the document quickly and find the information they need.

 Example of labeled Blocks

 Labeled Blocks


Prepare your readers

FS Pro 2020 allows you to insert Overview Maps on different levels. Overview Maps are ideal to orient the reader to the content that follows, resulting in a better understanding of the document.