Episode 82: i18n and l10n with N3i M3r

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What is i18n and l10n? Naomi Meyer talks with John, Ward, and Dan about accessibility and internationalization, why we should care about them, advice for designers, what to do about ALT text, and whether it's worth the extra time and effort.

Recording date: 2020-03-24

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

Naomi Meyer @Nae_Ohmi

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  • 02:44 Guest introduction
  • 04:52 What are the terms we're talking about?
  • 10:01 Why should we care about this?
  • 11:10 Sponsor: Narwhal
  • 11:43 Advice for designers building sites
  • 16:35 What about ALT text?
  • 27:30 Is it worth the extra time and investment?
  • 33:28 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 34:27 How do I work with unicode?
  • 39:41 Final thoughts

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