Adds "translations" to the web app manifest which enables web apps to provide alternate values for manifest fields for different languages.

Motivation

Currently the Web App Manifest has no direct support for localization so fields can only be provided in a single language. The current recommended ways to translate the manifest have several problems which can be fixed by adding translations into the manifest.

Status in Chromium

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No active development (tracking bug)

Consensus & Standardization

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Last updated on 2021-11-01