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Arabic Fonts: The ongoing challenge

November 25, 2014 0 Comments

Finding an Arabic font with the 4 faces: Regular, Italic, Bold and Bold Italic is like finding a needle in a haystack. If you find it, you are hampered with the technical challenges you face if you decide to use it. So what’s the problem? Why are there only a few trusted and faithful fonts for Arabic? Why is it so difficult to find a variety of Arabic fonts with different faces to suit different contextual and design uses like you can find for the range of Latin-based languages?

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Category:
Country Specific
Tags:
Arabic, Font, Fonts, Typography, Arabic Script, Right to Left Language, Joining Script, Diacritics, glyph, Harakat, Tashkeel
The Rise of E-Commerce in China

November 10, 2014 0 Comments

Long gone are the days of having to run down to your neighborhood market in order to buy a new pair of shoes, a book, or even food. They have been replaced by turning on your computer or mobile device, finding your desired product and completing the transaction all in a few minutes with just a few clicks. Online shopping offers certain conveniences such as low prices, broader selections, and delivery to your front door. Due to the expansion of globalization and greater access to the internet, the world is becoming smaller by the day, making the barriers for ecommerce markets easier to overcome. Nowhere is that more apparent than in China.

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Category:
Country Specific
Tags:
E-Commerce, China
GPI CMS Partners all make the Gartner 2014 Magic Quadrant

November 03, 2014 0 Comments

Websites today are driven by an array of web content management systems (WCMS). Global companies author, store, edit, localize and publish content from these platforms. The ability to initiate and manage content authoring and translation workflows and collaboration around the world has improved immensely just in the last few years. Some of these WCMS have recognized the need for global, multilingual enabled authoring and publishing platforms to better serve their worldwide client bases.

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Category:
Content Management Systems
Tags:
WCMS, CMS, web, content, management, systems
The GPI Translation Services API

October 28, 2014 0 Comments

The Globalization Partners International (GPI) Translation API is a technology agnostic platform which enables companies from around the world to better work with GPI in providing high quality, professional translation services. The new API is capable of working with any type of system regardless of our customers’ technology investments (i.e. Websites, Software, Mobile Applications or Content Management Systems).

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Category:
Document Translation
Tags:
Translation, Services, API
Tipping Around the Globe

October 23, 2014 0 Comments

What should you expect?

In the US tipping for services is the norm whether waiters, bellman, concierge, valets, etc… This is not always the case in other parts of the world.

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Category:
Language Translation Facts
Tags:
Tipping
Globalization Partners International – A Sitecore Technology Partner

October 22, 2014 0 Comments

Selecting the right web content management system (CMS) for customer experience management is a critical step in your online digital strategy. Many factors need to be considered before determining the right solution for your company. If you are considering deploying multilingual content in additional to English the considerations and feature set are even more complex.

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Category:
Content Management Systems
Tags:
Sitecore, CMS, Web, multilanguage

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