Understanding the Difference Between ‘Translation’ and ‘Localization’: Video
The ability to manage content for translation and localization, including delivery to translation management systems, is a prime benefit of implementing a structured content architecture and system. However, for those who have been involved in those processes or who are beginning a project to enter new global markets, understanding the fundamental difference between translation and localization is a starting point.
In the video below, The NN Group, the preeminent user interface (UI) and user experience (UX) research and training company, briefly but clearly explains the difference and why it is important.
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Martin Edic is Marketing Lead with Dakota Systems. He previously worked as Director of Marketing for Jorsek (easyDITA) and with Language Intelligence Ltd