"Taking Over the World the Flickr Way" (SXSW 2008)

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My talk, given in Ballroom A of the Austin Convention Center at 5pm on Tuesday March 11th 2008. A very high-level overview of what it took to get Flickr.com from English-only to 7 additional languages

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"Taking Over the World the Flickr Way" (SXSW 2008)

  1. 1. Taking over ...the Flickr the world... way
  2. 2. Background Launched Entire site June 12th, in 7 new 2007 languages
  3. 3. Background German French Emphasis Korean Spanish on Language over Locale Trad. Italian Portuguese Chinese
  4. 4. Background
  5. 5. Background
  6. 6. Challenges Too many words!
  7. 7. Challenges Legacy code
  8. 8. Challenges Hugely passionate Community
  9. 9. Challenges Owned by a big company
  10. 10. i18n vs l10n i18n Vs. l10n

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