MUDICUProject reference: ECON-2000-3325
Funded under: IS-ECONTENT
Multilingual Digital Culture Web Project
Total cost:Not available
EU contribution:Not available
Topic(s):PA200400-2 - Facilitating linguistic and cultural customisation of digital products and services
Funding scheme:ACM - Preparatory, accompanying and support measures
The purpose of this project is to analyse the theoretical and practical items related to the development of a multilingual web site. The principal question addressed by MUDICU will therefore be: Apart for text translation - what else do you need for creating a successful multilingual web site? The aim is come up with a methodology for conceiving and developing multilingual sites devoted to digital culture.
The project proposes to study the cultural specificity's of such parameters as: colour, music, sounds, navigation buttons, icons, symbols, backgrounds, images, layout and their role on the cultural/linguistic localisation of web sites.
Results :A demo multilingual website will be produced by the project where both the theory and practice of MUDICU will be available on view to the general public.
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