Localize your website using Google Sheets

For localization, to the producers or the clients, they probably prefer something like a full stacked CMS rather than a JSON/XML file as they are not keen with all those brackets and double quotes. To the front-end developers, on the other hand, they probably prefer the JSON/XML solution over the CMS solution as it is way easier to construct and to build with a JSON/XML localization system.

I had this issue before and at some point I learned some PHP to build a simple CMS just because of that. Until one of my ex-colleague Sylvain Tran introduce me of using Google Sheets + PHP to generate the localization files, everything has changed and I found it really handy for handling localization of my projects. Based on that to create my own set up with Node.js and I would like to share it here...

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My name is Edan Kwan. I am a creative developer, an ex-Flash developer and an ex-firstborner. I am currently work remote freelance for different ad. agencies and designers.

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Writing is never my strong hand. I always find it difficult to explain what do I have in mind. ButI really do want to share some of thought in this field. Comments and criticisms are all all welcome.