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John Yunker

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TWM 221: What You Can Learn from Today's Best-in-Class Global Websites w/ John Yunker

The Worldly Marketer Podcast

John Yunker is a well-known pioneer in the field of web and software globalization, and he has been featured on two previous episodes of this podcast: episodes #059 and #182. He is the Co-Founder & President of Byte Level Research, an agency based in Ashland, Oregon, that specializes in researching, promoting and advising on best practices in web globalization. For over two decades now, John has been helping companies improve their global content, their websites, and their software through specialized reports, consulting, speaking and training sessions. He has worked with many of the world’s largest multinational corporations, providing them with web-globalization training and benchmark services. In addition to his client work, John writes a well-known blog called Global by Design, and he is the author ofseveral books, including “The Savvy Client's Guide to Translation Agencies, The Art of the Global Gateway”, “Beyond Borders: Web Globalization Strategies”, and most recently, “Think Outside the Country: A Guide to Going Global and Succeeding in the Translation Economy”. But he is perhaps best known for his annual Web Globalization Report Cards, which provide an up-to-date evaluation of how major global companies are performing relative to each other and to current industry best practices. In this episode, John returns to the show to talk about his 2021 Web Globalization Report Card, which he published earlier this year. Tune in to learn about which global companies are leading the way when it comes to website globalization best practices, what they're doing to attract and retain more international visitors, and what some takeaways are for companies in the earlier stages of international growth. Links: Byte Level Research website Byte Level Research on LinkedIn Byte Level Research on Twitter The 2021 Web Globalization Report Card Global By Design blog The Localization Institute class: “ReadySetGo: Global Navigation” John on LinkedIn John on Twitter This episode was sponsored by Vistatec.

44mins

18 Jul 2021

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Episode 594: Veganish ft. John Yunker and Midge Raymond

Our Hen House

We’re excited to switch things up this week to bring you a discussion of vegan representation in the arts and an unforgettable performance! John Yunker and Midge Raymond, co-founders of vegan publishing house Ashland Creek Press, join Mariann and Jasmin […]

1hr 14mins

29 May 2021

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The 2021 Globalization Report Card (feat. John Yunker)

Nimdzi Live

Pop-up LIVE discussion: Findings from the 2021 Globalization Report Card (feat. John Yunker). John Yunker is co-founder of Byte Level Research (www.bytelevel.com) and is considered one of the world’s experts in web globalization. Since 2000, he has worked with the world’s leading global brands to provide web globalization training and consulting services. He pioneered best practices in global navigation and is author of the books The Art of the Global Gateway and Think Outside the Country (also available in Japanese). He is also widely known for the landmark report The Web Globalization Report Card, published annually since 2003. For more information, check out Byte-Level Research online here: https://bytelevel.com/reportcard2021/ #globalization #ranking #globalbrands #livestream? #popupevent? #localization? #l10n? #translation? #i18n? #internationalization? #linkedin? #facebook? #youtube? #howto? #xl8 #translation #translator #interpreter #translators #LSP If you speak several languages, you become a slightly different person each time you switch to one of them. Today we talk with Oscar Curros about this phenomenon and probably share some stories about real life occurrences! Pop-up events like this are not announced nor marketed... We do them randomly, so make sure you subscribe and enable ALL notifications for Nimdzi Insights if you want to be notified when we go live and jump on in. Want to do a pop up event? DM Tucker so we can coordinate! #elearning #training #technology #development #livestream? #popupevent? #localization? #l10n? #translation? #i18n? #internationalization? #linkedin? #facebook? #youtube? #howto? #xl8 #translation #translator #interpreter #translators #LSP

53mins

5 May 2021

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TWM 182: What You Need to Know About Web Globalization Best Practices in 2020 w/ John Yunker

The Worldly Marketer Podcast

John Yunker is a recognized expert in the field of web and software globalization. I first featured him on episode #059 of this podcast. He is the Co-Founder & President of Byte Level Research, which was the first agency devoted to web globalization best practices. Over the past two decades, he has helped hundreds of companies improve their global content, websites and software through specialized reports, consulting, speaking and training sessions. Based in Ashland, Oregon, John works with many of the world’s largest multinational corporations, providing web-globalization training and benchmark services. He is perhaps best known for his series of specialized reports on web globalization, in particular the annual Web Globalization Report Cards, of which the 16th edition is now available. Besides his annual report cards, John is the author of several books, including The Savvy Client's Guide to Translation Agencies, The Art of the Global Gateway, and Beyond Borders: Web Globalization Strategies, which was the first book devoted to the emerging field of web globalization. This widely acclaimed book is now used in a number of university and corporate training programs and by most of the Fortune 500. My guest’s most recent book is called Think Outside the Country: A Guide to Going Global and Succeeding in the Translation Economy, and it is now available in Japanese as well as in English. Last but not least, John writes a blog called Global by Design. Tune into this latest conversation with John, as he shares some takeaways from his 2020 Web Globalization Report Card – including current best practices and which companies are leading the field ­– as well as some thoughts on the future of global business. Links: Byte Level Research website The 2020 Web Globalization Report Card Global By Design website Byte Level Books John’s personal website John on LinkedIn John on Twitter This episode was sponsored by Vistatec.

43mins

23 May 2020

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Episode 454: John Yunker

Our Hen House

Jasmin gives us an exclusive report from the Mercy For Animals Hidden Heroes Gala featuring interviews with Alicia Silverstone, Emily Deschanel, Elliot Knight, Evanna Lynch, and Maggie Q (2:45). Jasmin talks to author John Yunker about his new anthology Writing For Animals (13:45). And as always, News (57:36) and Rising Anxieties (1:03:08).

1hr 14mins

22 Sep 2018

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TWM 059: Why Successful Brands Invest in Web Globalization w/ John Yunker

The Worldly Marketer Podcast

John Yunker is an expert in web and software globalization. He is the co-founder and President of Byte Level Research, which is a consulting & publishing company dedicated to the art & science of web globalization. John has worked with many of the world’s leading global brands, providing web globalization training and benchmark services. Over the years, he has authored a number of reports on web and content globalization, including 13 annual editions of The Web Globalization Report Card. Besides his annual report cards, John writes a blog called Global by Design. He is also the author of several books, including Beyond Borders: Web Globalization Strategies, The Savvy Client's Guide to Translation Agencies, and The Art of the Global Gateway. John’s latest book, called Think Outside the Country: A Guide to Going Global and Succeeding in the Translation Economy, is hot off the press and available from your favourite book dealer. Links: Byte Level Research website Global By Design blog John’s personal website John’s new book: Think Outside the Country John’s books on Amazon John on LinkedIn John on Twitter

31mins

3 May 2017