AlternativeTo Logo Alternatives is described as 'allows you to localize Ruby on Rails applications using either t('.keys') or _('free text')' and is a Translator in the development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, SaaS, Self-Hosted solutions, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Crowdin, which is free. Other great apps like are Weblate, POEditor, Mozilla Pontoon and Texterify. alternatives are mainly Translators but may also be Project Management Tools or Source Code Hosting Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Online allows you to localize Ruby on Rails applications using either t('.keys') or `_('free...

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  1. 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.

    Almost everyone thinks Crowdin is a great alternative to
  2. Weblate icon


    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted
    • Python
    • Redis
    • JavaScript
    • Django
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Cloudron
    • PostgreSQL

    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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  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.

    POEditor Dashboard
  4. Mozilla Pontoon icon

    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.

  5. Texterify is a localization management platform which aims to make software localization as easy as possible.

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  6. Transifex icon


    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    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.

  7. Launchpad is a collaboration and Bazaar code hosting platform for (primarily open-source) software projects.

    This alternative is disputed. Launchpad is still a legitimate alternative to, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
  8. Pootle icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Self-Hosted
    • Python
    • Django

    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.


    the app's project page ( doesn't show any activity since 2 years ago, and hasn't made any releases in over 3 years

  9. Automate localization processes with Phrase. Edit language files online with your team of translators or order translations into more than 60 languages.

  10. SDL TRADOS icon


    • Windows

    SDL Trados Studio, the Computer Assisted Translation (CAT) tool used by over 250,000 translation professionals, provides a range of sophisticated features to help you complete translations more quickly and easily.

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