Thanks to everyone who has weighed in on the virtues (or lack thereof) of publishing this type of content as a download. We've been wrestling with our choice of format/presentation/delivery case-by-case, trying to find the best medium for each type of information... and maybe this is a case where the info would be easier to consume as HTML.
The thing is, we've heard from a lot of people who have asked for downloads because they prefer to print them or save them for later or distribute them to their staff as handouts, etc., so that's why we've started taking that route more often.
Anyway, I wanted to let you know our rationale for the download format -- and also to thank you for the feedback.
TechRepublic Downloads Team
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