specializations for translators

Top 5 Specializations for Translators in 2020 

julho 12, 2019

Are you thinking about choosing a niche in the translation industry, but have no idea what’s the best fit for your skills? Specializations for translators are an excellent way to narrow their focus on a specific industry and become a Subject Matter E …

india is key to the translation industry

5 Reasons India Is Key for the Translation Industry 

julho 4, 2019

The next industry trends in translation could come from Asia. Economic growth and consistent social development show that India is key for the translation industry. The country has over 493 million internet users who are craving for content in local …

translators be more competitive

How Translators Can Be More Competitive in 2019 and Beyond 

junho 26, 2019

The last time someone tried to estimate the size of the language services industry, there were 640,000 translators in the world. According to the Translators Association of China (TAC), one in four language service providers is a freelancer. There’s …

marginalized languages

Machine Translation Could Make Marginalized Languages More Accessible

junho 18, 2019

Translators without Borders (TWB) is using support from the Cisco Foundation to allow more people to share their voice. The organization is planning to develop machine translation and give access to information in marginalized languages. Despite glob …

e-commerce translation

7 e-Commerce Translation Best Practices

junho 13, 2019

Getting your online store ready for growing international sales can be a challenge. The goal is to provide all website visitors with a one-of-a-kind shopping experience, regardless of the language they speak. To achieve that, there are several e-comm …

translating emojis

Are You Prepared for Translating Emojis? Top Tips for Translators  

junho 6, 2019

Emojis (or emoticons) look fun and straightforward, but are they as universal as most people believe? Is a smiley face or thumbs up appropriate for all audiences, regardless of their geographical location or the language they speak? Or is translating …

SaaS Translation

How Technology Creates New Opportunities for Translators

maio 30, 2019

Businesses look for cost-effective solutions for their translation projects, as they expand into new international markets. This means that the language service industry has registered a growing adoption rate of machine translation. However, that doe …

video game translation

Top 5 Languages for Video Game Translation

maio 23, 2019

The video game market generated revenues of $43.8 billion in 2018, an 18 percent increase from previous years. Thousands of companies develop and launch games in a wide range of international markets, from Asia to North America. With over 2.5 billion …

technical translations

How to Overcome Challenges in Technical Translations

maio 15, 2019

Technical translations make up a significant slice of the language services industry, as most translation work involves technical documentation. From software strings to study reports and patents, companies in all sectors need professional translator …

Bitcoin for translations

Should You Accept Bitcoin for Translations?

maio 8, 2019

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have received much attention in the last couple of years. Yet, despite their increased popularity, cryptocurrencies remain a mystery to many people. Accepting payment in Bitcoin for translations may still not be doa …