Localization 

Localization is the adaptability of a application  to meet the language, cultural and other requirements.

Localization involves, 

  1. Names and titles.
  2. Government numbers ( Social Security number is the USA, PAN in India etc.,)
  3. Telephone numbers, zip codes, Address formats.
  4. Currency symbol and currency market position.
  5. app Legalization based on Region.

Internationalization

Internationalization a term which is often used synonym for Globalization.

Internationalization is the design and implementation of a application, that enables localization according to target audience preference that  vary in culture, region or language.

 

i18n & l10n:

Internationalization

i18n where 18 is the distance of letter between ‘i’ & ‘n’.

Localization

l10n where 10 is the distance of letter between ‘l’ & ‘n’.