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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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Book: “Translation and Localisation in Video Games” by Dr Miguel Á. Bernal-Merino | DiGRA

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How to Spend One Million Dollars on Localization

How to Spend One Million Dollars on Localization | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
If you had a million dollar budget for localization, where and how would you spend it?
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Localization Lessons for Emerging Markets

Localization Lessons for Emerging Markets | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Localization into emerging markets involves some tough decisions and some process hurdles. Here are some of the main things you should consider before you set aside your localization dollars.
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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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Disney’s global success with ‘Frozen’ took lots of translation, investment

Disney’s global success with ‘Frozen’ took lots of translation, investment | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
"Authenticity was key," both domestically and internationally, producer John Del Vecho says.
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Localization Checklist | Android Developers

Localization Checklist | Android Developers | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
Take advantage of the worldwide audience offered by Android and Google Play. Read this checklist to get an overview of how to deliver your product to markets around the world.
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10 advice-packed localization blogs for your global marketing toolkit | Sajan

10 advice-packed localization blogs for your global marketing toolkit | Sajan | Translation and Localization | Scoop.it
From global social media to transcreation to multilingual SEO, Gráinne Maycock offers tips on global marketing.
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