What are some alternatives?
When comparing Crowdin and Pootle, you can also consider the following products
Transifex - Transifex makes it easy to collect, translate and deliver digital content, web and mobile apps in multiple languages. Localization for agile teams.
POEditor - The translation and localization management platform that's easy to use *and* affordable!
Poedit - Poedit translations editor. The best way to translate apps and sites.
Smartling - Website localization & translation
Weblate - Weblate is a free web-based translation management system.
Lokalise - Localization tool for software developers. Web-based collaborative multi-platform editor, API/CLI, numerous plugins, iOS and Android SDK.