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transcreation

What Is Transcreation and Why Does Your Business Need It?

February 20, 2019

Transcreation (surprise, surprise) is a mix of translation and creation. This means that translators don’t stop at rewriting the text in a different language. They adapt it to make the meaning behind the words understandable by specific audiences.   …

content localization

How Startups Can Localize Their Content on a Budget

February 13, 2019

If you run a startup, you can’t afford to start small anymore, especially when you’re aiming to disrupt the tech world. If you want to impress investors and reach more customers you need access to a global audience. And to get that, you need content …

video game localization

Top 5 Best Practices for Video Game Localization

February 6, 2019

The world of video games knows no borders thanks to the internet and video game localization. For the past 25 years, developers in this industry have been taking advantage of global opportunities. Many have built empires by making their video games a …

rare languages

10 Rare Languages Still Spoken Today

January 30, 2019

According to Ethnologue, there are 7,097 living languages worldwide, but the list is permanently changing, with rare languages disappearing too often. Every two weeks, a language dies, and one-third of these languages have less than 1,000 native spea …

choosing a niche in the translation industry

How Translators Can Choose a Niche in The Translation Industry

January 23, 2019

Choosing a niche in the translation industry can help translators work better and access more clients. Narrowing your expertise doesn’t guarantee a higher number of clients. But as you master your skills in a particular field, you’ll have more option …

e-learning-translation

How to Minimize Errors in eLearning Translations

January 16, 2019

Using e-learning translation is an excellent way of giving access to updated information and training all staff members, regardless of the language they speak. You can reduce costs and make sure all employees receive the same quality information. But …

translation conferences

Top 7 Translation Conferences to Attend in 2019

January 9, 2019

Translation conferences are an excellent opportunity to learn about new trends in the translation industry, find practical solutions for the challenges in your niche, and increase your network. You can connect with other professional translators, int …

translators deserve recognition

Top 7 Reasons Translators Deserve Recognition

January 3, 2019

There are many things to thank professional translators and interpreters for. As digitization has reduced the importance of physical borders, language specialists make communication possible between people from different countries and cultures. Trans …

translation fails

#TranslationFail 2018 – Hilarious Translation Fails This Year

December 27, 2018

Translation fails are part of the industry, whether we like it or not. Some of the errors are hilarious (because they happen to someone else), while others simply don’t make any sense. Many of these translation fails could have been avoided if the pe …

translation productivity

How Can Translators Increase Their Translation Productivity?

December 18, 2018

Faster work doesn’t have to mean low-quality translations. You can increase translation productivity without cutting corners, at the same time as having excellent effects on your business and relationships with your clients. Unlocking translation pro …