For certain types of documents – like posters, adverts, leaflets, brochures and magazines – the layout and design are very important. When you create content that's laid out in a particular way, it's called desktop publishing. With desktop publishing, a designer carefully crafts the content so that it's as beautiful, clear and effective as possible. If you decide to translate these specially-designed materials to target new markets, you need to undergo a process called multilingual desktop publishing. This video explains what multilingual desktop publishing is and why it is important.