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Appealing to International Markets Through Culturally Relevant Translations

April 27, 2021   Translation is about more than just changing words from one language to another. Translation also involves ensuring that the original meaning stays intact. But sometimes, even when a talented translator has reconstructed the words in a different language to hold the same meaning, there is still something missing. Cultural references can…

What Would It Be Like to Live in a World with No Translation Services?

March 15, 2021 When people think of translation, they usually think about a book they read which was originally written in a different language. But there are many different uses of translation, some in literature and others in business. The fact is that people around the world speak in different languages, but we all need…

Appealing to International Markets Through Culturally Relevant Translations

February 11, 2021 Translation is about more than just changing words from one language to another. Translation also involves ensuring that the original meaning stays intact. But sometimes, even when a talented translator has reconstructed the words in a different language to hold the same meaning, there is still something missing. Cultural references can get…

3 Top Considerations for Software Localization

January 26, 2021   Software transforms lives not only for the locals but for all the people across the world. When you’ve built a platform that serves several communities, you might need to add translation features to help you localize and personalize your services. Before we look at what you need to consider while localizing…

Workplace Culture: How Can Translation Services Have An Impact?

January 5, 2021 Utilizing localization services and translation service can do a great deal to enhance corporate culture. When translation services are used the right way, it can lead to an enhancement in employee engagement and a boost in employee morale and spirit. Localization services and translation services can also lead to more effective and…

Localizing Your Software

December 28, 2020 Businesses small and big can participate in a global software market by ensuring their software is localized (L10N) and internationalized (I18N). You do not need a team dedicated to doing I18N/L10N, and implementing it doesn’t have to be complex, but it does require planning to execute correctly. It is often said that…

Legal Translations…What’s So Special?

December 16, 2020 Legal translation is the challenging translation of the court’s traditional language, legal settings, and documents from one language to another. Translators interpret many forms and documents, including patents, court rulings, petitions, litigation documents, wills, transcripts, and financial documents. Legal Language Variations It may be surprising to hear that legal translation is much…

The Importance Of Professional Translation Services During A Global Crisis

November 30, 2020 The COVID-19 pandemic has become a challenge and an obstacle that no one will forget any time soon. No one can deny that the COVID-19 crisis has had a significant and long-lasting impact on businesses in various industries across the globe, and the language industry is no different. The pandemic has certainly…

Test the Waters with a New Target Audience by Using Translation Services

November 11, 2020 Translation services are useful for businesses which seek to expand and grow. When you start a small business, you’re probably just selling to a certain type of customer who lives in a certain area. Your customer base is small at that point, but it is possible for it to grow after a…

Desafíos de la traducción en una ciudad multicultural

Vancouver, B.C. es una de las ciudades más diversas del mundo. Es famosa por su gran población china; de hecho, el Vancouver Sun la denominó “la ciudad más asiática fuera de Asia”, citando una población asiática de más del 40%, un porcentaje mucho mayor que cualquier ciudad fuera de Asia. Pero las complejidades del lenguaje…

Three Tips on Multilingual Packaging

October 27, 2020   Multilingual packaging is an essential step in expanding your reach and making your company stand out among competitors. The power of the written word should not be underestimated. Customers want the chance to read the relevant information about your product in their language; they want to feel included in your consideration.…

Translating into the Right Version of the Destination Language

October 13, 2020   When you get translation services from one language into another, you need to be sure that you’re working with a good translator. The person who does the translation needs to be fluent in both, the source and the destination language. In addition, they need to speak the right version of the…