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Mojibake: The unknown, very common problem of East Asian text input



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Alan Sien Wei Hshieh The internet is still largely based on English. Web-addresses are written with the English alphabet, websites often have an English equivalent, and English remains the most used language on the internet. On the flip-side, according to Nielsen, nearly half of internet users in 2017 are from Asia (the runner up is Europe, with only 17%). With internet adoption continuing to explode in Asia, standard internet usage in East Asian countries requires constant switching between languages and

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