Wikifying Your Interface: Facilitating Community-Based Interface Translation

  • Author(s) / Creator(s)
  • We explore the application of a wiki-based technology and style of interaction to enabling the incremental translation of a collaborative application into a number of different languages, including variant English language interfaces better suited to the needs of particular user communities. The development work allows us to explore in more detail the design space of functiona lity and interfaces relating to tailoring, customization, personalization and localization, and the challenges of designing to support ongoing incremental contributions by members of different use communities.

  • Date created
    2006
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  • Type of Item
    Conference Paper
  • DOI
    https://doi.org/10.7939/R3D795Q6S
  • License
    © 2006 M. Cameron Jones et al. This version of this article is open access and can be downloaded and shared. The original author(s) and source must be cited.
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  • Citation for previous publication
    • Jones, M., Rathi, D., and Twidale, M. (2006). Wikifying Your Interface: Facilitating Community-Based Interface Translation. ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS '06) Penn State, USA., (), 321-330.
  • Link to related item
    10.1145/1142405.1142453