Localization Best Practices

Industry best practices and know-how for successful and effective product globalization. Get Moravia perspectives on some of the topics that continue to drive the localization industry.


Adobe Flash Localization - Best Practices

Adobe Flash Localization - Best Practices

Find out how to minimize efforts and costs when localizing Adobe Flash files. This article was written by Adobe, and is based on a compilation of best practices prepared from an independent study by Moravia.



How to Launch a Multilingual Mobile App

How to Launch a Multilingual Mobile App

Learn about translation and localization for Android, RIM BlackBerry, Apple iOS, Symbian and Windows Phone.


Building a Scalable Agile Localization Program

Building a Scalable Agile Localization Program

This 60-minute webinar explores best practices around creating scalable and efficient localization programs.


Optimizing the Process of Language QA (Webinar)

Optimizing the Process of Language QA (Webinar)

This 57-minute webinar explores the current best practices in ensuring language quality (LQA).


Multimedia Localization: Advanced Topics (Webinar)

Multimedia Localization: Advanced Topics (Webinar)

This webinar (55 min) addresses some more advanced multimedia localization issues.


Operations Infrastructure for Real-time Translations

Operations Infrastructure for Real-time Translations

Learn about what drives the urgency of real-time translations, and how to get to just-in-time translation (JIT).


DTP Source Improvements

DTP Source Improvements

A few basic steps to instantly develop a standard localization-optimized DTP source document, cutting the localization DTP effort in half. Learn more.


Best Practices in Localizing Multimedia (Webinar)

Best Practices in Localizing Multimedia (Webinar)

This webinar (55 min) will help you understand the complete multimedia localization workflow.


Creation and Use of Terminology (Webinar)

Creation and Use of Terminology (Webinar)

Watch this free webinar (51 min) to gain insights into terminology acquisition and management.


Essentials of Localization Processes (Webinar)

Essentials of Localization Processes (Webinar)

This free webinar (52 min) provides a basic and high-level overview of the translation and localization process.


Current Trends in Quality Assessment

Current Trends in Quality Assessment

Best practices in measuring translation quality and the touch-points between the authoring and translation phases.


Weathering the Economic Downturn

Weathering the Economic Downturn

Personal observations and recommendations from Arturo Quintero, Moravia’s Chief Strategist.


RFP Best Practices

RFP Best Practices

How are RFPs in the localization industry changing (if at all)? What are the good and bad practices in the RFP process? What are some examples of good and bad RFPs? Find out more.


Current Topics in eLearning and Localization

Current Topics in eLearning and Localization

YouTube-like videos, the use of Adobe AIR in eLearning and Microsoft Silverlight localization. Discover it here.


Currency Exchange Fluctuation in Localization

Currency Exchange Fluctuation in Localization

Find out how currency fluctuations affect our industry and how exchange rates have developed since 2004.


Improving Processes with Open Standards

Improving Processes with Open Standards

Learn about how open standards such as XML can improve localization processes, and what this entails.


Managing Japanese Localization Projects

Managing Japanese Localization Projects

With some precautions in mind, localizing into Japanese can be a smooth process. Find out more.


Application of a Localized User Persona Concept

Application of a Localized User Persona Concept

Learn about F-Secure’s definition of six common human archetypes which determine how people use a product.


Information Security and ISO/IEC 27001

Information Security and ISO/IEC 27001

Read about the InfoSec considerations as applicable to language services and the ISO/IEC 27001 standard.


Localization Best Practices - The Essentials

Localization Best Practices - The Essentials

Find out about what, in our experience, makes for a successful project. What works well and what not so well.