MultiLingual Insights

Insights covers language through multilinguality and translation, localization and global markets, individual skills and emerging technologies, enablers and barriers, knowledge and speculation.

Going through a financial crisis while your country is on lockdown is an experience we will most likely never forget. But even in this time of uncertainty, it could be an experience that will make your team str...
Ekaterina Chernavina
June 27, 2020
Experiential marketing is a tactic that goes beyond promoting a brand’s products or services. In this form of marketing, the consumer doesn’t sit passively and listen to the marketer’s message like in the...
Christian A. Kruse
May 7, 2020
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, computers and smartphones are one of the few mediums people use to stay connected. This presents ripe website traffic opportunities.
Laurence Sumando
April 29, 2020
What happens if critical messages aren’t communicated to Americans considered Limited English Proficient (LEP) citizens? To put it bluntly: how are we going to stop the spread if a group of 25 million America...
Molly Yurick
April 20, 2020
Building an international and multilingual presence online isn’t the easiest thing to do, and there are plenty of ways to mess up. That’s why it’s worth reviewing these nine common multilingual SEO errors...
Martin Woods
April 16, 2020
Every movie is set and developed in a particular culture. They are an integral part of us; they mirror what we believe in and how we coexist as people. It is easier to see our concerns, attitudes, flaws, and st...
Sarah Morris
April 9, 2020
Does your company need localization at all? Well, back in 2014, research put together by OneSkyApp revealed that 56.2% of consumers prefer the ability to receive information in their native language to the pric...
Daniela McVicker
March 24, 2020
It is only natural for a company to focus on its home country when they start developing an app. It’s the market you are most familiar with, and it is where most of your current resources are deployed. Howeve...
Rae Steinbach
March 16, 2020
Dutch has developed a distinctive vocabulary and phonetics that make some words and phrases nearly impossible to interpret to English speakers. Here are ten of them, selected and explained by a Dutch expat in t...
Marjolein Groot Nibbelink
March 6, 2020
The localization industry is built on freelancers and small businesses started from home. Sometimes, though, working from home can be challenging. Having a dedicated workspace can help.
Tina Martin
February 29, 2020
Whether you’re using it as a portfolio, trying to sell a product or just doing some general marketing, having a quality website is important. While your Wordpress site might be optimized, did you ever conside...
Nicola Jane Leiper
February 21, 2020
English and German are both are classified as “Germanic,” meaning they descended from the same Indo-European language thousands of years ago. With such strong linguistic ties, translating between them shoul...
Sophia Eakins
January 24, 2020