Re: translation and wiki docs

Subject: Re: translation and wiki docs
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Sally Derrick <sjd1201 -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 8 Feb 2011 12:04:32 -0500

Oops, I thought this was internal. But after re-reading I see it's

I would recommend a machine language plug-in for visitors to use and
only translate 'proven'/approved content. Version it so you can manage

On Tue, Feb 8, 2011 at 11:50 AM, Sally Derrick <sjd1201 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
> Many organizations are beginning to use wikis for technical docs.  One of
> the big benefits is enabling users to add comments and content.  I'm
> thinking of the model in which corp content is reviewed and labeled as
> 'proven'.  User input is identified as such, but must be reviewed and
> approved before it is incorporated with corp data.
> I'm curious how these orgs handle translation. Is there anyone out there
> doing wiki docs for an international company?

Bill Swallow

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