ULG’s Language Solutions Blog

Holiday Season Is Hacking Season: Five Ways To Avoid Scams

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on November 10, 2017
The holiday season has again crept up on us quicker than anticipated, and the consumer craze and bargain-hunting that go along with it is already in full swing. In the United States, buyers shell out more than $1 trillion in retail sales in trying to find the ...

Topics: Best Practices, Consumer Product, Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Holiday Season Is Hacking Season: Five Ways To Avoid Scams

Posted by Jake Schild on November 10, 2017
The holiday season has again crept up on us quicker than anticipated, and the consumer craze and bargain-hunting that go along with it is already in full swing. In the United States, buyers shell out more than $1 trillion in retail sales in trying to find the ...

Topics: Best Practices, Consumer Product, Strategy


Overcoming Barriers: Digital Menus and Multilingual Language Options

Posted by Andrew Hitchcock on July 28, 2017
Digitization has permanently changed many industries over the past decade, and restaurants are no exception.  To keep up with technologically savvy consumers, many restaurants have started to offer digital menus. Navigating digital menus is now easier than ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Digital Localization, Languages, Technology


Why Real-Time Translation Earpieces May Not Be Worth the Hype

Posted by Andrew Hitchcock on July 11, 2017
Inevitably, when a new real-time translation earpiece hits the market, media outlets gobble up the news, putting out article after article referring to the new device as the answer to breaking down language barriers, and hailing it as the realization of ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Technology, Translation


Why Real-Time Translation Earpieces May Not Be Worth the Hype

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on July 11, 2017
Inevitably, when a new real-time translation earpiece hits the market, media outlets gobble up the news, putting out article after article referring to the new device as the answer to breaking down language barriers, and hailing it as the realization of ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


The 7 Things You Need in Your Localization Toolkit

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on February 9, 2017
What do all successful localization projects have in common? Proper planning. One way to start your project off correctly is by defining your expectations with the help of a “localization kit” or checklist. Utilizing a checklist is an easy, effective way to ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global News, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


The 7 Things You Need in Your Localization Toolkit

Posted by Alexandra Norvet on February 9, 2017
What do all successful localization projects have in common? Proper planning. One way to start your project off correctly is by defining your expectations with the help of a “localization kit” or checklist. Utilizing a checklist is an easy, effective way to ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Digital Localization, Strategy


Global Marketing Guides: India

Posted by Alexandra Norvet on December 19, 2016
India is the second most populous country in the world with 1.2 billion citizens. It also has one of the fastest growing economies in the world with a middle class population that, by some measures,  is double the entire population of the United States. Like ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Localization, Strategy


Global Marketing Guides: India

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on December 19, 2016
India is the second most populous country in the world with 1.2 billion citizens. It also has one of the fastest growing economies in the world with a middle class population that, by some measures, is double the entire population of the United States. Like ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global News, Language Learner, Localization, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Global Marketing Guides: China

Posted by Alexandra Norvet on November 18, 2016
With the largest global population speaking the most commonly language in the world, China is one of the most lucrative targets for any business planning a global marketing strategy. This country has an average number of internet users that more than doubles ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global Marketing, Strategy


Global Marketing Guides: China

Posted by Kenzie Shofner on November 18, 2016
With the largest global population speaking the most commonly language in the world, China is one of the most lucrative targets for any business planning a global marketing strategy. This country has an average number of internet users that more than doubles ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global News, Global Marketing, Language Learner, Strategy, Technology, Translation


Global Marketing Guides: Russia

Posted by Alexandra Norvet on November 4, 2016
Russia has been in the news a lot recently. Reports of cyber-attacks, email hacks and surveillance have been flooding in as the 2016 U.S. presidential election comes to a close (you can read more about the controversy and recent developments here). These ...

Topics: Consumer Product, Global Marketing, Strategy, Tips & Tricks