Archive for July, 2016

Translators: From the Rosetta Stone to Now

Posted on July 28th, 2016 · Posted in Linguistics, Translation History

While you may know that the Rosetta Stone is perhaps the most famous translation device in the world, there are probably other facts about this stone that you may not already know. The.. read more

Translation and Fictitious Languages – Part One: Game of Thrones

Posted on July 27th, 2016 · Posted in Linguistics

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past five years, it’s likely that you’ve heard of Game of Thrones. Ever since the award-laden television series launched back in.. read more

Marketing

5 Ugly English Words to Avoid During Marketing Translation

Posted on July 21st, 2016 · Posted in Marketing Translations

When you’re providing marketing translations, it’s important to use the right words. You can make or break a company’s marketing campaign depending on the words you use. Although some English.. read more

5 Types of Documents that Require the Expertise of a Dutch Translator

Posted on July 14th, 2016 · Posted in Dutch translations

Translation is so simple – one might think. You type a word or sentence into automated translation software, and receive the translation in a language of your choice almost immediately… read more

Freelance Translator

Need a Translator? Here are 4 Steps You Should Take

Posted on July 8th, 2016 · Posted in Translation Business

So you’ve decided you need a translator. Perhaps your business operates internationally, of a significant part of your audience would prefer to read your materials in a foreign language. It’s.. read more