CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Announcements 0 Comments

Greatly improved Export options + API

Empty content handling The setting “Empty content handling” can now be separately defined for source and target languages. Prior to this update the setting was applied to both, source and target exports. This feature is important for some technologies like Rails resource files. There it is common that all target language files should not contain untranslated (empty content) segments  whereas the source language files must contain …

git workflow

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Development 4 Comments

Integrating internationalization in a GIT workflow

Several of our customers asked us to support branches (from versioning systems like GIT or SVN) in LingoHub. The reasoning behind this is, that i18n resources and their according associations often belong to one or more branches, and then you should be able to merge them (GIT-like) with others. One of my beliefs is that a good product owner must …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Product Updates 1 Comment

February Feature Release Round-Up for Software Localization

February was a very busy month at LingoHub. We rolled out many new features you requested and optimized a range of functionality that make your life better in software localization. Some of the bigger changes we have outlined in previous blog posts, here’s an overview. LingoChecks More quality control and consistency in your localization projects! LingoChecks provides helpful contextual information …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Development 2 Comments

Syncing your resource files with the Lingohub CLI client

By using LingoHub you’re providing your translators with a sophisticated editor for your resource files. Now they have the chance to edit these files presented in a human-readable format. This article covers how you can improve your localization workflow through syncing your resource files with our CLI client (command line interface client). LingoHub will ensure that they cannot break anything by …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Development 1 Comment

The Importance of an API

I have worked on many software projects over the last couple of years. One aspect that became more and more important is an API (Application Programming Interface). A decade ago an API was just classes/interfaces that a developer could use to interact with a library/framework, mostly in the same language. As systems became more and more complex and diverse, SOAP …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Development 0 Comments

Internationalization (I18n) API in Ruby on Rails 3 (Part III)

In Internationalization (I18n) API in Ruby on Rails 3 (Part I) and Internationalization (I18n) API in Ruby on Rails 3 (Part II) we already covered a lot of the Rails I18n functionality. In part III, we will now a look at some more advanced features of I18n. Using Different backend with I18n The I18n ruby gem comes with backend support for …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

Helmut Development 3 Comments

Internationalization (I18n) API in Ruby on Rails 3 (Part II)

In the Internationalization (I18n) API in Rails 3 (Part I) you read about Definition of Internationalization & Localization How i18n mechanism works in Rails Setup/Configuration about the i18n mechanism Using the I18n with interpolation Using the I18n with pluralization You can read the full article on Internationalization (I18n) API in Rails 3 (Part I), if you have not yet read …