This post is part of a series on the value proposition of localization strategies. Accuracy and accelerated time to market are key success factors in every localization project. Proper terminology management contributes to both of these factors.
This post is part of a series on the value proposition of localization strategies. You can make localization “better” by taking a look at localization value. Quality and cost are important value factors, but improved time to market returns the greatest value. Improving time to … Read More
This post is the first in a series about the value proposition of localization strategies. You can also see a presentation on this topic at LavaCon this October. Localization issues are a primary reason companies seek help with a new content strategy. One of the … Read More
$0.21 per word. That’s the average cost in the US to translate content into another language according to Slator, a translation news and analytics site. That number is not speculative; they analyzed the costs per word from over 80 actual proposals gathered by the US … Read More
It takes considerable planning and effort to run a successful localization project, from following best practices to evaluating vendors to finding and fixing the weakest link in the localization chain. But the localization process does not end when you receive the translations. Localization testing is … Read More
There is an old proverb that says, “a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.” While many of the links in the chain could be quite strong, it only takes one weak link to break the chain. There is one process chain in … Read More
When companies need to change the way they’re producing content, localization and scalability can be two of the biggest motivating factors. If your company’s content is not consistent, you may face significant challenges with translating it into new languages or distributing it via new platforms. … Read More
This premium post is a recap of a presentation delivered by Sarah O’Keefe at Localization World Berlin on June 4, 2015. It describes how and why to align localization strategy to the customer journey. The new buzzword in marketing is the customer journey. What does … Read More