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Cost or opportunity? How to increase your translation services return on investment

Analysts estimate that roughly $25 is returned for every $1 invested in localization. Furthermore, a Common Sense Advisory study analyzing Fortune 500 companies and their translation efforts found that businesses increasing content volume for translation were 2.5 times more apt … Continue reading

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Ready to launch a global e-commerce site in China? 4 localization tips

China is now the biggest e-commerce market in the world. It’s ahead of the United States and growing. This year alone, e-commerce sales are expected to reach $525.2 billion in Asia compared to $482.6 billion in North America (eMarketer). Businesses … Continue reading

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Multilingual SEO and Google’s Panda 4.0: 3 tips to help you attract more customers

“Google’s New Update Has Stripped eBay of 80% of its Best Search Listings.” Headlines like this are enough to make any website manager, online marketer and even CEO stop in his or her tracks. When your business depends on organic … Continue reading

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3 critical localization testing methods for software and websites

When you’re ready to have your software or website adapted for new markets, there is much to consider. For example, what kind of testing will you require to ensure your final product is top notch? If you haven’t thought about it, consider that … Continue reading

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How can I create a language translation center in my company?

So you’ve read up on translation centers and all the positive reasons for centralizing your company’s translation efforts in one place. You know that it’s the way to go for your company, and now you’re tasked with making it happen. … Continue reading

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How can a language translation center bring sanity to your localization efforts?

When your company’s business units and divisions pursue language translation in a disjointed, helter-skelter fashion, it puts unnecessary strain on globalization efforts. Not knowing what anyone else is doing means you’ve got some pretty serious blinders on. It keeps you … Continue reading

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3 hot technologies for language translation

At Sajan, we’re always taking the pulse of translation technology. Just fresh off of another Localization World (this time in Dublin), we noticed a lot of talk on technology and its role in language translation. And what’s life like without … Continue reading

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How context makes language translation crystal clear

You’re about to pass your content over to your translation team. You’re confident that you’ll get high-quality translations, but you may be wondering if there is anything you can do to make the process even more efficient. Time is money, … Continue reading

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Going global? Don’t leave language translation by the wayside

We come across many articles out there that offer advice on how companies can go global. While they offer a wealth of information on legal requirements, market analysis, finding resources, etc., we notice that more often than not, language translation … Continue reading

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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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