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Buying translation services? 5 tips for a regret-free purchase

Per-word rates, technology fees, project management costs, quality processes, vendor management responsibilities . . . when it comes to purchasing translation services, you’ve got a lot to think about. It can be pretty overwhelming. Heck, you may even want to … Continue reading

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Language services: Is there a better way to track and measure translation quality?

As your company grows and expands across the globe, your language and content needs are also evolving. From video to social media to product documentation—you’ve got a lot of multilingual content to keep up with (in multiple languages). Naturally, you … Continue reading

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4 common website localization myths to leave behind

Did you know that only 375 million people—out of over 7 billion worldwide—speak English as their first language? Considering this, an English-only website may not cut it if you’re trying to reach more of the world’s population. In fact, research … Continue reading

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Responsive Web design: Paving the way for a better website localization process

Did you know that 91 percent of people on Earth have a mobile phone? With over seven billion people on the planet, it’s safe to say the mobile market is off the charts. Even more compelling, 50 percent of global … Continue reading

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Got a translation services strategy? How it spells success—in every language

Translation services: just another check box on your list of must-dos when you enter new international markets. Right? Think again. When a seemingly mere translation slipup equals thousands of products pulled from the shelves, millions of dollars in lost revenue, … Continue reading

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Language translation moves center stage—and other trends set to impact your business in 2014

It’s hard to believe we’re wrapping up another year. From the meteoric rise of language translation apps to glasses that translate the words we see to translation being named the most in-demand job skill—2013 was a year for the books … Continue reading

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More content to tackle, limited budget to spend: How translation memory can save the day

Let’s talk budget planning. No, really. While it seems to be a less than exciting task, you may happy to hear that there are ways to maximize your spend so that you can accomplish all your translation initiatives in the … Continue reading

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Scalability matters: Don’t let your translation vendor get in the way of global growth

Your company’s all abuzz with plans to enter new international markets. Is there anything more exciting? But with global growth come challenges. More markets, more languages, more content, more translation projects in your queue . . . more, more, more! … Continue reading

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Wading into website translation: Where should you start?

Are you noticing more activity on your website coming from other countries? Maybe you’re ready to explore the exciting world of taking your business global for the first time. Either way, one of the first things you should consider is … Continue reading

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Ghoulish language translation mistakes more trick than treat

Jack-o-lanterns lit up on doorsteps . . . candy on sale at every store . . . and scary movies playing on almost every television channel. Yep, it’s that time of year. It’s Halloween: A holiday where it’s perfectly acceptable … Continue reading

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