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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

At this time of the year, people all over the world are preparing for holiday celebrations—busting out the eggnog, decorations and shopping lists. But if your organization is like a lot of other companies, this jolly time of year also … 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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Is your translation program being neglected? How to pack up and move on

It’s 4 p.m. on a Friday afternoon. Important deadlines keep flying past. You’ve put in four calls to your translation provider today alone, with no word from them. It’s like all your voicemails have gone straight to the “ignore box.” … Continue reading

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Are you a translation services castaway? Why you shouldn’t put up with poor customer service

Hello! Hello-o-o-o! Is anyone out there? No, this isn’t someone shouting for help from a deserted island. This is what it’s like if you’re working with a translation services vendor with poor customer service. From lack of communication to continually … Continue reading

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Building up translation quality with glossaries

Building a solid translation program is much like constructing your dream home. You select which services fit your needs, determine what aspects matter most for success, and have a project team to work with to get it just the way … Continue reading

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