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More intuitive UI, simple set-up, translation ordering, in-context editors, and over 30 integrations to connect with your existing workflows in addition to many other features.

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Online translation editor
Project management dashboard
Chained tasks
Custom translation statuses
Custom filters
Integrated comments and chat
Translation memory
Machine translations
Simultaneous cross-platform translation
Professional translation services
Number of integrations available



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25 file formats supported across all plans

While only 5 file formats are available with the Crowdin Pro plan, Lokalise supports a huge variety of common localization file formats across all our plans.

Create more flexible workflows

Manage and organize your translation and localization workflow in a way that works best for your team. Lokalise allows you to set multiple revision steps and chain them one after another, assign custom statuses, both manually and in bulk, and use sophisticated search and filter functionalities so that no string can slip through the cracks.

A single tool for everyone

Eliminate routine tasks faced by developers. Allow managers to structure the translation process. Get designers to review the design early on. Provide translators with numerous CAT features, such as translation memories, glossaries, spell checkers, inline suggestions and many more.

Collaborate with your team in a single workspace, leave comments on particular strings, and let others use the project chat to share their thoughts.

Numerous integrations available

Connect Lokalise to your favorite tools and existing workflows using the numerous available integrations. These include GitHub, GitLab, iOS and Android SDK, Figma, Sketch, Contentful, Webhooks, Slack, Jira, Asana to name but a few.

Powerful API

Lokalise provides a modern, fast, and flexible RESTful API without rate limiting. Our API follows CRUD principles, and it allows you to manipulate contents of your projects, manage contributors, create translation tasks, update custom translation statuses and so much more. Webhooks with a subscription model are included.

What you get when you switch to Lokalise


Eliminate needless waiting with chained tasks

You can organize tasks into chains so that when one task is completed, the next task in the chain starts automatically.


Custom translation statuses

Use your own indicators to describe the status of any translation. Choose custom words and color-code the statuses, providing for an easier overview.


Branching (version control)

Work on a new version of your content, while simultaneously supporting previous versions. Merge the two when ready and resolve any automatically identified conflicts.


Use screenshots with automatic text recognition

Automatic OCR (Optical Character Recognition) of the text on your screenshots. Powerful screenshot management and tagging.



Automate communication related to any event within Lokalise, such as completed tasks, opened tasks, and many others. Create a script to export the triggered events to your choice of application.


Cloud file storage

Set up direct upload of the language files to an Amazon S3 or Google Cloud Storage bucket of your choice.

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From a development point of view, Lokalise helped us to increase speed and productivity by 50%. For our product team that's responsible for the translation workflow, the speed has increased by up to 80%.

Eric Vu, Backend developer

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