Explore our cheatsheet infographic guide to the 5 most common i18n gremlins (issues) so you can identify the issues quickly, fix them, and prevent them in the future.
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Our industry is ripe for a new way to deliver software internationalization and localization. Localization runs behind development, as a bolt on process. Even current continuous localization practices are built on old linguist-centric models of translation tools and handling. By nature, localization and its QA are an additional lag. Engaging input from in-country reviewers adds […]
Check out our September webinar where we interview Loy Searle, Sr. Director of Localization & InfoDev at Workday,to get an insider’s view into the future of localization and discover how to improve team efficiencies for a much faster higher quality product. Loy has a tremendous amount of knowledge and strategic insights from her experience leading […]
I18n Gremlins come in many nasty and disruptive forms. Maybe a concatenated or embedded string. Perhaps the date format shows up wrong or you see square boxes and gobbledegook in your user interface. They are annoying bugs for localized products that detract from your product quality for worldwide users. Typically, they are found late in […]
There are common blockers that interfere with agile localization for software, which puts localization behind feature development and sparks the common rift between developers and localization teams. This in turn, costs time and money over and over…and over again. It doesn’t have to be that way, but it takes some planning, technology and advocacy to impact […]