Posted May 30, 2019

Could You—and Should You—Localize Your Podcast?

In our previous blog post, we interviewed CMI’s CEO Haitham Wahab and Director of Business Development David Kirk, for a discussion on whether or not podcasts lend themselves to localization.

Posted May 16, 2019

Do Podcasts Lend Themselves to Localization?

This week, we interview CMI’s CEO Haitham Wahab and Director of Business Development, David Kirk, for a two-part blog series on trends and opportunities in the podcast industry.  As the following statistics indicate, podcasts are a growing form of entertainment.

Posted April 30, 2019

Video Localization Goes Well Beyond Translation—But How, Exactly?

At CMI, we’re often asked whether there’s any real difference between localization and translation. Sure, there’s a difference of medium—screen vs. page - But at the end of the day it’s all words, right?

Posted April 12, 2019

5 Factors That Will Impact Your Closed Captioning Quote

An estimated 24 million Americans have enough hearing loss that they cannot fully understand the meaning of an audiovisual program. Add in the number of viewers watching a program in a loud location—or alternatively, needing to watch in a quiet location with the volume off—and its likely your programming stands to benefit from closed-captioning. So what next?

Posted March 28, 2019

What Variables Impact a Video Localization Quote?

At CMI, we often are asked how we create our video localization quotes for subtitling, dubbing, and captioning. It might seem cryptic from the outside. But the truth is, there really is a method to the process. Several factors will determine the final outcome, here are some main components:

Posted March 15, 2019

CMI to Present at Learning Solutions Conference & Expo

CMI CEO, Haitham Wahab, has been selected to present a session titled, “Create Oscar Worthy Training Videos for International Audiences,” at the upcoming Learning Solutions Conference & Expo in Orlando, Florida.  

Posted February 28, 2019

4 Mistakes to Avoid When Localizing E-Learning Content

E-learning content has unique challenges that must be addressed to avoid costly localization mistakes.  We have listed the four most common mistakes we see to help you avoid these same pitfalls.

Posted February 15, 2019

Five Tips for Taking Your e-Learning Academy Global

As online learning grows in popularity and sophistication, so does the potential for markets that use it—and all could be targets for your video curriculum.

Posted January 31, 2019

Why Work with a Video Localization Specialist: Part II

Interview with a Video Specialist

Posted January 15, 2019

Why Work with a Video Localization Specialist

You are increasingly relying on video to communicate.