Crowdin is a comprehensive localization platform in the cloud with full arsenal of tools needed for iPad/iPhone developers to localize their apps.
|Cost of the same work if translate via agency||$2450|
|Cost if localize by way of crowdsourcing at Crowdin||$15/month|
Ask your application users to help with translations.
There are no better experts at your localization needs than users of your application. Translators who do understand the internal sense of your software.
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When developing your application and writing texts always keep in mind that your texts in many languages will be much longer than they appear in English. According to latest research Russian texts are 35% longer than the same ones in English. At the same time Chinese texts are usually 30% shorter.
In case your (Mac OS/iOS) application was not developed with intention to be localized you will also need to make some modifications:
You can find more information on how to prepare your application on Apple developers' website or just contact Crowdin team. You could also try to pseudo-localize your application with Crowdin to see potential problems in localization.
Both iOS and Mac OS SDK's offer pretty elegant localization infrastructure that allows software developers to localize their applications and deploy them as a single convenient package to end users. You can choose from a suite of corresponding technologies that handle locale specific things used around the world and conversion utilities that manage measurement systems, date formats in a consistent manner.
Crowdin is aimed to make translators collaboration efficient and smooth as much as possible. We offer you the simplest way to localize your iOS (iPhone/iPad) application to more than 100 languages, so give it a try.