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Continuing professional development: webinars for translators

Continuing professional development: webinars for translators | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Are you looking for ways to increase your knowledge and skills as a translator? Or would you like to learn about best practices from specialist translators and well-known experts? There are lots of...
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Agile vs Waterfall: How sprints can save your localization budget

Agile vs Waterfall: How sprints can save your localization budget | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
See how agile can benefit your software localization.
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Proz experiment with rates for games localization (freelancers)

Proz experiment with rates for games localization (freelancers) | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
"Proz is dead." I bet you've heard that one before. This is what people say in 2015. This is what they've said in 2010. And I bet that this is what they will be saying in 2020. Many translators have somewhat of a love-hate relationship with Proz.
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International UX: how to make your product make sense worldwide

International UX: how to make your product make sense worldwide | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Designing a one-size-fits-all product experience does not fit global consumption.
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Localize Videos For Greater Impact

Localize Videos For Greater Impact | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
We are seeing an increased demand for localizing video, and that’s not surprising. Video is a powerful means of getting a message across. It is more engaging than text and allows visual demonstrati…
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12 Tips to Reduce Localization Costs for your Software or Game

Even if the benefits of software localization are well known, the associated costs are often a turnoff for developers. Yet, by applying a number of rather
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How To Translate WordPress Using CAT Tools: CSV, XLIFF and PO Files

How To Translate WordPress Using CAT Tools: CSV, XLIFF and PO Files | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
WordPress contents can be translated from the admin panel but also through computer-assisted translation tools (CAT tools), as either CSV or XLIFF files (pages, posts, categories, etc.) or through PO files (text strings contained in themes or plugins).
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Language plural and gender rules for iOS apps

Language plural and gender rules for iOS apps | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
One of the issues I run more often into when I work on mobile apps is the way developers handle plurals and genders. Lately, I've had the opportunity to raise this issue with many apps developers and designers, and surprisingly very few of them are aware of the complexities of other languages and know how address this kind of problem.In my opinion, it's paramount for Mobile developer and designers to think ahead about their global audience and build these language plural rules in their apps sinc
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The localisation and internationalisation of comics and other multimodal texts

The localisation and internationalisation of comics and other multimodal texts | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Internationalisation and localisation are especially relevant and significant in software marketing and commercialisation. There, they play a major role in the global distribution of IT products and...
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Localization unconference

Localization unconference | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Information for Localization unconference events in Silicon Valley, and around the world
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Bad (and Hilarious) Translations and Why They Happen

Bad (and Hilarious) Translations and Why They Happen | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Why is Engrish so different from English?
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7 Tips For Successful eLearning Localization - eLearning Industry

7 Tips For Successful eLearning Localization - eLearning Industry | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Want to know how to effectively localize your eLearning courses? Check 7 key tips for Successful eLearning Localization.
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What Apple’s app analytics tool means for marketers

What Apple’s app analytics tool means for marketers | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
It’s only been a few short weeks since Apple launched its app analytics tool, but for mobile developers and marketers, it’s a whole new era.
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Enterprise Localization Trends Webinar

Enterprise Localization Directors speak about trends in their job. Loïc Dufresne de Virel from Intel Patrick McLoughlin from Eventbrite Mika Pehkonen from F-Se…
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Tech Start-Ups: It’s Not Too Early To Think About Localization

Tech Start-Ups: It’s Not Too Early To Think About Localization | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
If you’re the head of a true start-up company, one with limited resources and an unproven product and/or business model, going international is probably not at the top of your agenda. Nevertheless,…
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TechWell | What Drives Testers to Find Bugs

TechWell | What Drives Testers to Find Bugs | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Finding defects is part of a tester’s responsibility, what is it about defects that gets a tester excited? A tester is in general a curious person—he often loves solving puzzles. He is curious to see how things work, whether they would break, how they would break and under what circumstances, etc.
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Why Big Hero 6 Is Upsetting Some People in South Korea

Why Big Hero 6 Is Upsetting Some People in South Korea | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
You'd think Disney's Big Hero 6 would steer clear of controversy. That it would be a fairly innocuous movie. You'd think!
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A Peek Inside Pixar's Localization Process For 'Monsters University'

A Peek Inside Pixar's Localization Process For 'Monsters University' | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
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Your handshake around the world

Your handshake around the world | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Must-know tips to avoid a global faux pas at dinner, in meetings and more when you go abroad for work.
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Choosing the perfect keywords for your iOS app

Choosing the perfect keywords for your iOS app | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
It’s time to generate a list of keywords that will help potential customers to find your iOS app. This article will show you how to boost your chances of choosing the right keywords for maximum App store success.
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