Tom Johnson is a technical writer at Badgeville, a gamification company in Redwood City, California. He has a well-known blog, IdRatherBeWriting.com, where he writes about technical writing trends, issues, and other experiences. He has been named by MindTouch as one of the most influential people in the #techcomm space for several years.
Frequent topics he writes and speaks about include findability, content development, visual communication, search, screencasting, and more. Aside from technical writing, he loves basketball, bikes to work, and has four daughters.