About Franciny Fernández

Traduality Editor & Blog Writer – A passionate journalist and writer who loves Harry Potter as well as traveling. Lifelong ecology defender.

When to hire a certified translator

By |2019-01-09T21:48:47+00:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: Tips and Advice, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , |

  A certified translator is the professional in charge of translating documents that need to be backed by law. These kind of translations aren't required for every document you need to translate. Do you need your documents to be translated, but don't know if you'll need a certified translation? So, when is it necessary to hire [...]

Do you need an urgent translation? Check out these useful tips

By |2019-01-09T17:36:32+00:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , |

  Congratulations! Your company has signed a commercial agreement with a prestigious international company. You've been chosen to organize a congress and every document you need have been approved; or everything is ready to proceed with the legal and administrative proceedings for you to export your products. The problem? They need your documents in another language. [...]

How to ask for translation price quote?

By |2019-01-07T19:00:43+00:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , |

  Is this the first time you need translation services? Do you know what information you need to give when asking for a translation price quote ? We know it's not rocket science, but there's important information you need to mention in order to get the answers you want from the company, and to let the [...]

2018: A Year of Achievements at Traduality

By |2019-01-09T19:46:03+00:00December 31st, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, News|Tags: , , , , , |

It's holiday season and we're celebrating the arrival of a new year. It's impossible not to think about the good moments we lived during this 2018: new partnerships, company growth, and more. We feel very proud of these achievements and this is the reason why I'd love to share them with you. April: The Month of [...]

Benefits of a language policy for your business

By |2018-12-27T18:11:09+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , , |

Many agencies choose a language as their official one, then they proceed to identify other key languages, which are essential to provide their services in specific markets. Ask for the services of a translation agency to develop a language policy that can help you connect with the market. You can also benefit your company, and it [...]

Warning: Beware of foreign words!

By |2018-12-27T16:03:28+00:00December 27th, 2018|Categories: Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , |

  Nowadays, it is common to listen or read foreign words both in our daily life and in our work life. This is because we live in an increasingly globalized world and we have a constant influence of different languages and cultures. Foreign words aren't completely frowned upon, especially those that don't have a translation or [...]

The challenge of translating technical terms

By |2018-12-26T22:01:40+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , |

  When we go into specialized translations, we usually find technical terms that turn into a real challenge, especially if they are new concepts or there are more words in the source language than in the target language. Any professional translator, regardless of having 30 years of experience or just one, may feel in trouble when [...]

How to count the words in a document

By |2018-12-26T21:08:27+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: Tips and Advice|Tags: , , , , , , |

  When we request the translation of a document we must count the words so that the service provider can give us an accurate quotation, since the cost of a translation work is related to the number of words the document contains, in addition to the deadline we want and the target language. Counting words seems [...]

How Christmas is Celebrated in Other Countries

By |2018-12-26T18:25:17+00:00December 26th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Curiosities|Tags: , , |

  The world's most important countries usually appear in main media, they influence global economies, lead scientific researches or take part in political and military alliances that influence other countries. For better or worst, the countries mentioned below have important effects on other countries, even on Christmas celebrations. Check out how they celebrate Christmas and compare [...]

Qualities of a good translator

By |2018-12-19T00:30:41+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog|Tags: , , , |

  The translator career requires a combination of two important aspects: passion and curiosity. Passion is necessary to perform and present each work in the best possible way, whether if it is a translation or interpretation. Curiosity is fundamental because in most cases, this profession requires knowing the social, cultural, scientific, political, and economic context according [...]