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Translations.com is a renowned technology and language solution provider. It helps organizations to simplify the process of content creation and deployment. With support for over 170 languages, its powerful translation engine ensures that the translated content reaches your customer across geographies with ease. Translations.com not only helps you with content translation, but it’s also a complete solution that helps you meet all your business content localization requirements.

Translations.com Integration Overview

Contentstack's agility offers a variety of ways to integrate third-party applications, such as Translations.com, directly into your headless CMS. With the Translations.com integration, you can translate content in over 170 languages, without the inconvenience of leaving your CMS.

You can integrate Translations.com with Contentstack directly. You can create content in Contentstack and Translations.com will translate it into the language of your choice.

Translations.com Integration Use Cases

Contentstack’s Translations.com Experience Extension opens up many possibilities. Here are some real-world use cases:

Go Global

By integrating Contentstack with Translations.com, you can go global. It allows you to translate content in your CMS to your preferred language. This makes it possible for businesses to deliver content to a wide range of audiences anywhere in the world efficiently. This not only widens your geographic presence but also helps you enhance your brand value in the different regions or locations.

A Single Solution for All Your Translation Needs

By integrating Contentstack with Translations.com, you don't need any other solution for your content management and translation needs. You can continue to create and manage content in Contentstack whereas their integration allows you to effectively manage the in-line language without leaving your CMS.

Effective Team Collaboration

The integration of Contentstack with Translations.com you are able to provide all team members involved in the translation process a single platform to collaborate on content. Team members anywhere in the world can work on content in a specific language in Contentstack, translate it to another language, and share it securely with others. This optimizes productivity, maintains consistency, and improves accuracy with faster delivery times.

Translations.com Integration Setup

To use a Custom Widget with Translations.com perform the following steps:

  1. Set up the Essentials

    The first step is to set up the essentials in Contenstack. This includes creating a stack, a content type, one additional language apart from the default one, and a publishing environment.

  2. Set up a Workflow

    The next step is to set up the workflow in Contentstack You can add different stages in your workflow, for example, the "draft" stage, "send for translation" stage, a "review" stage, and so on. Once the editor completes the draft stage, they can move the content to the "send for translation" stage.

  3. Trigger a Webhook for Translation

    Then, you need to create a webhook in Contentstack. The webhook will help you initiate the translation process. You can set up a webhook such that when the workflow stage is changed from "draft" to "send for translation", the webhook will trigger a notification to the translation provider to translate the content.

  4. Translate Content Using Translations.com

    As soon as the webhook triggers a notification, the integration of Contentstack with Translations.com will help you get the content translated into a language of your choice.

  5. Use Content Management APIs to Update the Translated Content

    Finally, by using the Content Management APIs offered by Contentstack, you can display the translated content in your entry itself.

Questions? Ideas?

If you have any questions about the way the Translations.com Extension works or have ideas about other third-party app extensions, send us an email at catalysts@contentstack.com.