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3 of our favorite quotes from this article.
"Localizing a course to Mandarin, Spanish, or Hindi will give any eLearning course a mind-boggling number of audiences."
"The internet has melted the geographic barrier, but has it melted the language barrier too?"
"In its traditional definition, localization means to adapt a particular product to suit the linguistic and cultural sensibilities of a particular audience. When it comes to creating eLearning courses, developers are still using English to reach to a global audience."