Richard Ishida gave a presentation entitled Practical Tips for Designing International Web Pages on 9 June, 2009, at Localization World, Berlin, Germany.
The slides are annotated and in PDF. The presentation looked at a selection of practical issues for people who develop web pages for a multilingual audience. Topics included the dangers of composing sentences in content using scripting, strategies for designing layout so that text expansion during translation will not destroy your efforts, strategies for navigating localized content, and the separation of content and presentation. It explored some of the potential difficulties that can be encountered in these areas and recommended some best practices to help you avoid them.
Event: northern bloc:Creative Technology Wales, Llandudno, UK
Richard Ishida gave a presentation entitled Gwneud y we fyd-eang yn wirioneddol fyd-eang! (Making the World Wide Web worldwide) on 4 December, 2008.
Richard Ishida gave a presentation entitled Designing International Web Pages: Some Practical Tips at the Open Road Conference, Melbourne, Australia, on 15 May, 2008, and at Web Standards Group (WSG) meetings in Melbourne and Sydney on 15th and 16th May.
The following talks were given at the Internationalization & Unicode Conference in San Jose, USA (15-17 Oct 2007).
Felix Sasaki gave a presentation entitled Internationalization Tag Set 1.0 – A New Standard for Internationalization and Localization of XML .