Pootle Alternatives

    Pootle is described as 'Online translation platform. Pootle allows your professional or community translators to easily complete localization tasks. For you it becomes easier to manage and monitor the distributed work' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Pootle for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, SaaS, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Weblate, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pootle are Crowdin (Paid), POEditor (Freemium), Zanata (Free, Open Source) and Texterify (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 22, 2021

    1. Weblate is a web based translation tool with tight VCS integration. It features simple and clean user interface, propagation of translations across components, consistency checks and automatic linking to source files.
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    2. Get quality translations for your app, website, game, supporting documentation and on. Invite your own translation team or work with professional translation agencies within Crowdin.
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      Almost everyone thinks Crowdin is a great alternative to Pootle.


    3. POEditor is a localization management platform, suitable for collaborative and crowdsourced translation projects. It makes managing website localization, app localization, games localization or other software localization an easy process.
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      Almost everyone thinks POEditor is a great alternative to Pootle.
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      Zanata is a web-based system for translators, content creators and developers to manage localisation projects.

      Discontinued

      “Since the upstream Zanata project has been unmaintained for quite some time, we have decided to continue supporting existing projects as much as possible but refuse new projects.” – https://translate.zanata.org/?dswid=1356

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    4. Texterify is a localization management platform which aims to make software localization as easy as possible.
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      Poedit is cross-platform gettext catalogs (.po files) editor. It is built with wxWidgets toolkit and can run on any platform supported by it (although it was only tested on Unix with GTK+ and Windows).
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    5. Pontoon is a translation management system used and developed by the Mozilla localization community. It specializes in open source localization that is driven by the community and uses version-control systems for storing translations.
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    6. Source content and translations are automatically synced to a global content repository that’s accessible any time. Various teams work and communicate directly in Transifex with translators and project managers from any vendor.
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    7. OneSky (oneskyapp.com) is a simple & affordable translation service specialized in mobile apps (iOS, Android), e-commerce and websites, supporting 50+ languages. It offers the most powerful localization project management platform for team collaboration.
    8. MemoQ is an integrated translation or localization environment (ILE) that boosts the productivity of human translators while maintaining the high quality and increasing the consistency of translated texts.
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