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Cross-culturele websites door Paulus Veltman by Mind Map: Cross-culturele websites
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Cross-culturele websites door Paulus Veltman

Webdesign

Kort overzichtsartikel

Vermijd eenzijdig beeldgebruik

http://jcmc.indiana.edu/vol11/issue1/wuertz.html

75% of Internet users are non-English speaking

Look at these aspects:

Metaphors, example: shopping cart

Navigation, examples

Interaction

Appearance, Colors, examples

Cross-cultural communication

Fons Trompenaars

Boek: Riding the Waves of Culture

Model: zeven dimensies van cultuur

Geert Hofstede

Hofstede's Framework for Assessing Culture (vijf dimensies), * individualism vs. collectivism; * power distance; * uncertainty avoidance; * masculinity vs. femininity; and * long-term vs. short-term orientation.

Cross-Cultural User-Experience Design

Aaron Marcus

Slides

Richard Ishida, W3C Internationalization Activity

Practical & Cultural Issues in Designing International Web Sites

slides

Linguistic Issues, Enable code translatability right from the start., Don't presume international users can change their settings in an English interface

Cultural issues, example: addresses are very differently written, example: Japanese ok symbol is different, Be careful with symbols based on body language, example: left and right in graphs

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