When creating a web site, it is important to consider the audience.
Regardless of whether the web site is selling goods, providing a service, or
making information available, one should consider how the site will be
displayed to a visitor from another country. If visitors want to buy
something, use the service, or read the information provided, will the web
site be able to accommodate them? Should it? Localization allows the user
interface to accommodate a user's expectations for the display of dates,...