The TransPerfect Alternative

To move at the speed your business needs, it’s critical to find the right translation software solution. Your translation software should never slow you down, but help you quickly translate websites, localize apps, and launch multilingual documents. Helping the world’s most successful businesses expand their global online presence is what we do, and the ability to accelerate multilingual online content delivery is unique to Smartling. Unlike our Transperfect competitor, we allow customers to use our technology to work with their favorite translation agencies and in-house staff. Making the entire process faster and more streamlined is a key benefit of choosing Smartling for your translation management system.

Unlike other translation technology solutions, Smartling lets you:

Translate websites in weeks, not months

  • Get started quickly and easily with Smartling’s enterprise-grade implementation services and customer support.
  • Set up your translation vendors in the system just once, eliminating the need to get quotes for each small project.
  • Get access to your translation project and multilingual website traffic data instantly, anytime you wish. Eliminate the need to contact a vendor to find out project status.
  • Communicate directly with translators, reviewers, and others directly in the Smartling platform. You can even see a real-time audit trail of each change made to every translated sentence.

See how Smartling helped GoPro launch their ecommerce site in 6 languages in just 3 weeks.

Access the most robust, modern translation software

  • Workflow steps are uniquely customizable, automated, and completely transparent to the customer at every step within the Smartling platform.
  • Smartling’s exclusive pattern matching technology and translation memory reduce your translation costs and wordcount by matching common and repeated phrases.
  • Partial matches are surfaced directly to the customer in the Smartling system, providing full transparency.
  • Import your internal corporate style guide and glossary terms, so that they are built directly into your translation process.
  • Proper parsing of HTML tags allows for quick and easy re-ordering to accommodate linguistic differences.

Learn why SurveyMonkey saw new subscriber sign-ups and international traffic boost immediately after launching their first language with Smartling.

Give your tech team good news

  • Use the enterprise-grade Smartling application programming interface (API), a REST-like API that allows you to access platform functionality easily. Just upload source content files and download the translated files whenever you need them. Access our SDKs, download our artifacts and integrate the API into your build process.
  • Use one of our CMS plug-ins for AdobeCQ, Sitecore, or Drupal.
  • Or, access our most automated solution, the global delivery network, so that your tech team won’t have to waste time maintaining multiple sites for each country or language.

Find out why Vimeo’s tech team loves working with Smartling.

When you look at Smartling vs. TransPerfect, it’s clear: Smartling helps businesses reach their global online customers more quickly than ever. Fast-moving customers like Uber, HotelTonight, OpenTable, and many more use Smartling as their translation software of choice.