Catering to a Global Marketplace: Multilingual Content Creation

Current global conditions have only accelerated recent trends in regard to customer habits and the overall tendencies that have seen e-commerce thrive on an increasingly global scale. To survive in such a rapidly changing landscape, businesses need to adapt and overcome language and cultural barriers in order to cater to the needs and demands of

Linguist in the Machine – A closer look at Machine Translation

An increasing demand As the age of globalization and worldwide electronic communication is unfolding, companies are in a constant race to fulfill their ever-demanding needs for accurate and, more importantly, fast localization in a wide array of languages. The global translation industry continues to grow with its role at the forefront of this trend of

What languages should you localize your game into?

The video games industry is a story of success through constant evolution Video games are perhaps one of the best examples of a success story in entertainment. With humble beginnings in the dimly lit arcades of the 70s and 80s, this segment has long surpassed the most optimistic predictions and has now has now grown

Why choose Romania to outsource your translation and localization projects

We don’t usually talk about ourselves but we believe that we deserve a cheeky brag from time to time. This is not about our employees, nor about our services, but rather about Romanian linguists in general. So, you’re wondering what makes us so special besides the quality, fast turnarounds and low pricing? You could argue

WHAT DOES “CSR” MEAN IN THE TRANSLATION INDUSTRY?

CSR stands for Corporate Social Responsibility and can be defined as a “self-regulating business model that helps a company be socially accountable to itself, its stakeholders, and the public”[1]. This can be interpreted in many ways and each company struggles to find a way to show that they are socially responsible. Every year the public receives reports about

Let’s meet at tekom!

On 13th November 2018, itlocal joins tekom for many interesting events, in Stuttgart, Germany. The European Association for Technical Communication – tekom Europe e.V. is the largest professional association for technical communication worldwide. It was founded in November 2013 in Wiesbaden, Germany and connects about 9,000 professionals who are active in technical communication and related fields. The main