Find W3C I18n resources

This page links to various types of resource available on the W3C Internationalization site, and some elsewhere, relating to Internationalization.

The following pages also point to subsets of this information, but are tailored to specific roles:

Content authorsSpec developers & implementersGroup participants

Getting started

Follow the link for information about how this site works, and to find a few introductory materials for newcomers to the internationalization activity.

Contact information

How to contact the internationalization Working Group.

Current projects & news

Links to help you locate current topics of interest. See also the page Follow W3C Internationalization work for suggestions about how to follow the work.

Documents

Find WG Notes and articles intended to explain i18n concepts to content authors, spec developers, etc.

Educational resources

For quick access to task-based information, use the techniques index or select one of the following index pages. Techniques indexes provide a set of do's and don'ts for specific tasks, and links to further reading. These two indexes are the best developed.

The following links may also be useful, although they are less well developed.

Authoring SVGAuthoring XMLSetting up a serverDeveloping schemas

More links

Groups

Historic/obsolete documents

Language enablement

Mail archives

News feeds

The main news feed for the W3C Internationalization activity is the home page and the @webi18n twitter stream. However there are some additional feeds listed at this link.

Practical how-to's

Useful explainers for group participants.

Related standards work

Reviews

The Internationalization WG reviews specifications. These links relate to that activity.

Sponsorship Program

The W3C is looking to increase participation and funding so that we can expand our activity beyond the core work. For more information, see:

Talks

Presentations given by members of the Internationalization Working Group are linked from this page:

Tests

The i18n WG develops tests for international features, and contributes to the Web Platform Test Suite. It also makes available results for the tests.

Tools

Online utilities to help content authors.