Hundreds of API endpoints. Endless customizations.

Developers look to Smartling’s API service to seamlessly scale translation management for any application

Global Delivery Network

A robust API to meet your translation needs.

The possibilities are endless. Configure the API to realize agile human or machine translation.
Complex solutions that feel refreshingly simple.

REST APIs for scalable web services

The preferred API technology for connecting and interacting with cloud-based software.

SDKs for a head-start

SDKs for Java, Python, and PHP guide your integration from the get-go. Build and launch your integration quickly.

CLI for file management

Fast access to API endpoints from your terminal; open source and available on GitHub.

HTTPS requests structured in JSON

Smartling’s Translation API uses defined HTTPS requests to ensure data privacy and structured JSON responses for smooth integration.

Scale project management

Automate and scale translation management for all content types in any content systems.

Real-time status reporting

Gain full visibility into the status of translation projects.


Upload, download, and check the translation status of files


Submit and retrieve individual strings


Create, authorize, and modify translation projects


Upload visual context (images and HTML) with strings


Respond to source and translation issues


Add glossary terms and translations, as well as importing and exporting glossary files

Onboard in 30 days or less.

Ready, set, translate. Our onboarding team will help you to realize value quickly.

An extra hand goes a long way.

Solutions consulting and advanced technical support to advance integrations.

Your goals. Our priority.

Best practices. Digital transformation. Strategy alignment. A dedicated Customer Success and Account Manager are focused on achieving your business objectives.

You have questions.
We have answers.

A team of support experts, ready to assist you.

Your translators. Or ours.

318 million words are translated in Smartling every year by Translation Services. Used by many. Trusted by all.

Hello > Hola > Salut > 你好 > مرحبا > Ciao

Our translator workbench is rich with features so you can be rich in meaning. Say hello to visual context, real-time translation memory and a modern workspace.

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