Nicosia, Cyprus—Nearly half (48%) of Fortune
500 companies do not translate online content, according to a new study by One Hour Translation, a global translation service.
The study was based on an analysis of online content from Fortune
Of the companies that do not translate content, 41% are b-to-b, according to the study.
Some of categories in which companies do not translate online content include energy and utility (83%), retail (66%) and health are (65%).
The criteria used to determine whether a website was localized or not was based on the availability of the site's content in at least one language other than English.