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OJR: Writing for a GlobalOJR: Writing for a Global Audience
Online writers and editors frequently talk about writing for a global audience, but in practice, most seem to make little effort to address the particular problems such a challenge presents. This victory of pragmatism over theory is understandable: after all, the vast majority of publications, whether on the Web or not, are not truly international in focus, and no new medium is going to change this fact. Still, there are some guidelines and a few easy tricks that are quick to implement to make a site more globally friendly.