Content With Style - Part 1
professional content for your web page or document isn't difficult. This series
of articles will teach you what the typesetters have known for generations.
to Win Friends and Influence People
Carnegie wrote what is arguably the most influential business book ever published.
'How To Win Friends And Influence People' is a classic. Is the book's message
any different in the 21st century?
Can Read Your Web Site?
assume that people looking at our web site can read the words. But can they? If
they can't read what is presented, they certainly won't buy. Tens of millions
of people use the Internet to buy products and services everyday, but they wont
buy from you. Why not? Because they can't read English.
Your Web Site Available to The World
a great web site and it's working well. Sales are good, the site is listed on
search engines, and hits are great. What can you do now? Well you could sit back
and do nothing. But just maybe you might want to expand your potential market.
There's a big world out there and every day of every week, all over the world,
thousands more people get connected to the Internet.
few Thoughts on Writing International English
this article, author Craig Lock offers a contrary view to many Editors and self
appointed experts on web site English. His views are refreshing and perhaps obvious.
You Translate Your Web Site to Another Language?
Campbell attempts to answer the question in this interesting article.
on Foreign Search Engines Made Easy and Possible
this article David Gikandi gives some great advice on how to expand your site
to foreign language speaking markets using search engines and English translation.
Discipline Has Its Own Language
Warzecha examines the use of jargon and suggests a better way of communicating
through the Internet.
Your Writing Simple
article by Robert Brents gives a plug for the kiss principle.
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consider translating your web site into the language of your market. This newsgroup
post by Gary Granai from Poland is terrific.
You Make The Right Impression?
do you make your offer stand out from the rest and give the impression of a professional,
solid and desirable opportunity? A well written, clear web site with no mistakes
is a good start. By Lari Steel.
Customers Are Being Ignored
Internet population is still expanding. Many new people do not have English as
their first language and will be unable to understand many of the current web
pages. Providing a translation will make these people potential customers. By
Making A Fortune and I Ain't Doin' A Darn Thing!
Internet offers all manner of opportunities to grow rich. No doubt you've seen
sites which sell, for a few dollars, will give you the secrets of instant wealth.
Sam Knight let's us in on his views.
Englishing of Earth
fortnight, somewhere in the world, a language dies. Now Scottish Gaelic faces
the same fate, as English continues to homogenise the way we speak. Richard Morrison
looks at the cultural cost of such overwhelming linguistic supremacy
some mysterious reason journalist Len
McGrane of One-a-Week
decided to talk with our firm's founder.
Multi-lingual Makes Sense
Alex Garden - NetInsites www.netinsites.com
to IDC only 45 percent of current online users speak English, whereas 85 percent
of Web pages are in English. This percentage of English users will drop quickly
over the next few years if estimates from Global Reach are correct.
Web Site Language
written web sites don't just happen, they are designed and engineered. You don't
just run the spell checker through the text and consider the job done. You need
to review the words, and examine them carefully. Put yourself in the place of
your prospects and customers. How will they perceive and respond to what is written?
Here is a 5-point checklist before you launch your Website
in other countries.
dedicated to the Spelling Checker
school examination we couldn't resist including
Little Poem to Brighten Your Day
Localisation. What is it?
Fight Cancer - Cost Free
can make a difference in the fight against cancer. Without a penny or a moment
of your time your PC can do perform cancer research when you're not using it.
Find out how and read this article.
Corporate Brand's Global Journey: How to Reach a
Desired Brand Status in Today's
is it that drives people around the world to look for office software made by
Microsoft, or buy publishing and illustration tools made by Adobe, or to devour
books written by Steven King? The answer is simple: global branding so effective
that everyone trusts the quality of your product.