Crowdsourcing services like freelancer.com has made it easy for independent and small developers to localize their software and mobile applications. All you need to do is post a project on freelancer.com and you will receive proposals from lots of freelancers who claim that they are native Japanese speakers and have translation experience. However, you will […]
My localization service is often five times more expensive than the lowest bidders on translation projects on freelancer.com. Despite that, I’m continuously chosen for many projects. 59 out of 60 of my past clients have given me a perfect five-star rating in terms of quality of work, communication, expertise, and whether they would hire me […]
Everyone knows that blog posts need eye-catching images to increase traffic and share. But where do you find quality photos for free or for a reasonable price? This post will introduce you to the six best websites where you can download quality stock photos and three websites where you can purchase quality photos for a […]
Buy cheap, buy twice. Some small businesses and freelancers hire the cheapest agency or freelancer and end up having to create their website all over again. Web development is a complicated process that involves marketing, design, search engine optimization, design, and copywriting. Websites need to have: readable typographic design, organized information architecture, an optimized search […]
Web Design is 95% Typography. Yet there are so many website with awful typography in localized version. This article explains all you need to know about typography when localizing website to Japanese.