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What Is the Real Cost of i18n?

Explore the true cost of software internationalization (i18n). See a real example of how to reduce i18n costs and efforts by 90%, minimizing the process from 11 steps to just 2.
i18n vs l10n

Understanding the Difference: Localization vs Internationalization

10-Step Guide to Develop a Winning Localization Strategy

Pseudo-Localization and Its Role in Localization Testing

Explore why pseudo-localization is a key technique in localization testing and how to do it step-by-step in our article.

Understanding Internationalization (i18n): A Comprehensive Guide

Navigating the European Accessibility Act: A Guide for Digital Companies

Navigating the European Accessibility Act (EAA): A Guide for Digital Accessibility

Explore the implications of the European Accessibility Act for digital businesses. Learn how to ensure your website and digital content comply by 2025.
The potential for business growth extends far beyond the borders of any single country. Simply moving into new regions, however, isn't a guarantee for success. Companies that have successfully globalized their brands share something in common: Well-planned and executed internationalization and localization strategies. Internationalization, or i18n, is the process of designing software and websites so they're ready for localization. i18n lays the foundation so companies can use automation to help streamline the localization process. Localization, or l10n, includes translating text and other content for a specific locale. That can include graphics, colors, logos, currencies, number formats, culture-appropriate content, and anything else that gives local users a native-feeling experience.

Localization Examples: 6 Successes and 2 Failures

In this article, we’ll examine six examples where companies succeeded in localization, exploring the strategies they used. We’ll also look at two case where things didn’t go as planned, highlighting the challenges they faced and providing possible solutions.

What Is Localization? Definition, Benefits, Examples, Tips

Key Strategies for Managing a Localization Team in 2024

What are the key strategies for localization managers to apply in 2024? Discover them and learn how you can apply them to boost the success of your localization team."

Software Localization Best Practices: A Guide to Fixing i18n bugs

In the world of software internationalization (i18n), even a tiny bug affecting language or cultural settings can be expensive, harming both your product’s effectiveness and your company’s reputation. And the worst part is, the longer you turn a blind eye to a problem, the more it will cost you on a later stage.

Understanding Context Implications in Software Localization

Localization Trends and Expectations in 2024

In this article, we chat with a variety of experts from different areas in technology and l10n services. Together, we explored the major events of 2023 and shared our thoughts on the exciting l10n trends for 2024

How to Optimize Multilingual Web Design in Figma

Lingoport, Inc., Presents an In-Depth Article on Internationalization Testing

Boost Localization Agility and Control with Localyzer

Lingoport’s New Localyzer Release: enterprise features bring more localization agility and control for software development teams

Why It’s Important to Catch i18n Bugs on Time?

What Are the Best Approaches to Localize UI Strings?

Create an effective multilingual software UI with our tips on localizing and internationalizing software applications. Learn the difference between localization and internationalization, and how text strings play a critical role in user experience. Get started and develop a user-friendly UI for a global audience!

Lingoport’s Globalyzer puts internationalization (i18n) in the flow of new software development

How to Build a Globalization Mindset with Development Teams – Workday Story.

Mastering ICU Message Formats: Best Practices and Pitfalls to Avoid

6 Do’s and 10 Don’ts for Successful i18n Implementation