‘Glocalisation’ Is The New Language Of The Internet

According to a recent online article, the main ‘language’ of today’s internet is not English, Mandarin or Spanish but something called ‘Glocalisation’. Language-specific websites are important for targeting particular countries and markets but what is becoming more apparent is the need for greater awareness of the cultural sensitivities in each country targeted, as well. Even local communities in different countries are adopting their own online standards and behaviours when it comes to how they read and use the internet.

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New York Times Website Is Now Available In Chinese

The New York Times website is now available in the Chinese language after having been launched recently. The New York Times is the latest journalist website to offer a Chinese-language website after both The Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal already offering Chinese-language services.

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