marketing translation

Top 6 Golden Rules of Marketing Translation

August 8, 2019

Marketing translation is a mix of business and literary translation that comes with its own set of unique challenges. It usually involves a higher number of potential traps and pitfalls than the other two types of language services alone. That’s beca …

e-Learning course translation

How Do You Overcome These 4 e-Learning Course Translation Challenges? 

August 1, 2019

e-Learning course translation doesn’t lack challenges, especially when you’re dealing with a high volume of work and fast turnarounds. Luckily, there’s nothing you can’t overcome with some proper organization and the right team of skilled translators …

translation myths

Clearing Up 5 Machine Translation Myths 

July 24, 2019

Machine translation has had a significant impact on the language services industry. However, many people continue to treat it as a sort of witchcraft. Some overrate the abilities of the software and are ready to bet a company’s brand reputation entir …

industries that benefit from translation services

Top 6 Industries That Benefit from Translation Services 

July 18, 2019

The digital age has turned the world into a global community, where people can get instant access to information, regardless of the language they speak. However, the big industries that benefit from translation services make their products known to b …

specializations for translators

Top 5 Specializations for Translators in 2020 

July 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 

July 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 

June 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

June 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

June 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  

June 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 …