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Chapter 11. Context-Sensitive Help > Potential Extensions

11.3. Potential Extensions

The help application presented here would probably work for most small- to medium-sized applications. As applications scale upwards, however, so can the need for more help features. Consider the following suggestions for beefing up your online help.

11.3.1. Table of Contents

Sometimes users are looking for documentation about something unrelated to the current screen content. One of the easiest ways to lets users browse is to offer a table of contents page that neatly lists links to all help documents. You can do this with a static HTML page, or you can use JavaScript to generate the list dynamically using an array:


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