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    Zanata Alternatives

    Zanata is described as 'web-based system for translators, content creators and developers to manage localisation projects' and is a Translator in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Zanata for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, SaaS, Windows, Self-Hosted solutions and Mac. The best alternative is Weblate, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Zanata are Crowdin (Freemium), POEditor (Freemium), Mozilla Pontoon (Free, Open Source) and Texterify (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Apr 12, 2022
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    Zanata is a web-based system for translators, content creators and developers to manage localisation projects.
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    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.
    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.
      Almost everyone thinks Crowdin is a great alternative to Zanata.

    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.
    4. 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.

      • 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

    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.
      Transifex vs Zanata opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Easier python-based client for Windows.
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      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.
    7. OneSky ( 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. Automate localization processes with Phrase. Edit language files online with your team of translators or order translations into more than 60 languages.
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