New Welocalize LocLeaders Barcelona 2017 Newsletter

The LocLeaders Forum 2017 Barcelona newsletter is now available! This publication contains a quick-glance review of the activities and discussions that took place at the recent LocLeaders Forum at Camp Nou Stadium in Barcelona. The newsletter contains expert articles and insights from Welocalize as well as contributions by our special guest panelists and attendees. Click […]

Understanding Gaps in Future Language Skills

Common Sense Advisory (CSA) Research has recently released its latest report, The Language Services Market: 2017. The report delivers an excellent insight into the current and future trends and opportunities, valuing the global market for outsourced language services and technology at US$43.08 billion. CSA Research states that it takes 26 locales to support the top […]

Building Talent Networks with Beijing Normal University

Interview with Jay Ge, Welocalize Talent Manager and Joy Hao-Qu, Welocalize intern Based in Beijing, Jay Ge is the Talent + Community Manager for Asian Languages at Welocalize. Jay has developed a strong relationship with Beijing Normal University (BNU) to support and identify localization talent and he is a regular visitor to translator forums, held […]

Moving Forward Globally with Localization

My LocLeaders Journey – Rachida Chekaf, Head of Translations at AXELOS and LocLeaders panelist I was proud to be invited as a panellist to Welocalize’s LocLeaders Forum 2017 in Barcelona. The event took place at the iconic Camp Nou Stadium. It was split into two panel discussions in the morning and an interactive IdeaLab session in […]

Elevate Localization Teams

From Service Providers to Strategic Partners Ulrika Fuchs, Localization Manager at Vistaprint, took part at LocLeaders Forum Barcelona 2017 as a guest panelist for the discussion, “Innovation and the Customer Journey”. In this special guest blog, Ulrika looks at the role of the in-house localization team and highlights the benefits of developing lasting relationships with […]

Digital Content – The Mobile Revolution is Upon Us

Insights from LocLeaders Barcelona 2017 Stephanie Emmanouel is General Manager, Connected Customer Marketing at Somo. Stephanie took part as a guest panelist at LocLeaders Forum 2017 Barcelona. In this blog, she summarizes some of her key insights from the event, including the rapidly-changing face of content, speech-to-speech translation and the importance of localization for mobile […]

Highlights from LocLeaders and LocWorld 2017 Barcelona

Knowledge Sharing, Networking and Global Teamwork in Barcelona One of the busiest weeks in the localization industry diary is officially over and what an amazing week it was! Localization professionals and global business leaders flocked to both Welocalize LocLeaders Forum and LocWorld in Barcelona, Spain to take part in the latest industry discussions and network […]

Welocalize Best Practices for Successful Software Localization

Welocalize works with many of the world’s leading technology and innovation brands such as Dell, F-Secure and NetApp. We support the entire software localization journey from research and development, patent and trademark application through to social media, digital go-to market strategies and online customer support. Over the years we’ve accumulated some of the best software […]

5 Defining Moments from Welocalize LocLeaders London 2017

Welocalize recently held its first LocLeaders Forum event in London, welcoming localization, global business, content and marketing professionals from all over Europe. The theme was ‘Scaling to Meet Global Needs’ and the venue was the suitably glamorous BAFTA 195 building in the heart of London’s West End. Smith Yewell, Welocalize CEO opened the evening and […]

The Culturalization of Global Content: Translation and SEO

When Two Worlds Collide by Huw Aveston and Andrea Barp, Adapt Worldwide In today’s global and digital economy, visibility is crucial for success, on a local, national and global scale. This process of localization consists of three parts: translation, culturalization and visibility optimization. Content must be readable, targeted, accessible and searchable. This is where nuanced […]