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 [...]

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 [...]

Top 5 Most influential languages of 2018

By |2019-01-06T21:42:51+00:00December 20th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , |

  Are you interested in learning a language but don't know which one to study? If you want know which languages can get you an opportunity for a prestigious job or to stand out in class... I'll be presenting you today the 5 languages that stood up from the rest in 2018.   Mandarin Chinese Nowadays, [...]

Learn the Guidelines for Video Subtitling

By |2018-12-19T00:29:37+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , , , |

  Probably, you have thought about creating subtitles for your favorite TV series or a YouTube video that is not available in your language. If this has ever crossed your mind, you should better know more about the subtitling rules and standards to provide the best possible service. Likewise, if what you are looking for is [...]

5 things you didn’t know about the translation process

By |2018-12-19T00:28:20+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , |

  A translator's work goes deeper than what is seen over the surface. In fact the translation process can only be the first half of the whole task, because the final result required much more work than you can imagine. Have you ever requested for the translation of your website or your company documents, manuals or [...]

English words that made their way into Spanish

By |2018-12-19T00:23:48+00:00December 19th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , , |

  No matter how seasoned you are as a translation professional, there are always words that are difficult to translate or that have made their way into our own language, and we use them in our conversations, as if they were another word in Spanish.   We have another article in which I tell you about [...]

Tips for translating manuals

By |2018-11-29T16:01:32+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: Tips and Advice, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , |

  Before translating, you have to understand that the translation of technical and specialized manuals is often a challenge for a translator who specializes in other kind of documents. It's important to have a specific knowledge in the subject and a direct communication with the client. In order to start translating a manual, you have to [...]

TOP 5 CONLANGS

By |2018-11-29T15:59:10+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , |

Would you like to learn a language to amuse your friends? Do you love the way your favorite TV characters speak? Well... Down below are some constructed languages you can learn. But, what's a Conlang or constructed language? A constructed language is a language that is created only for artistic purposes. They aren't like artificial languages, [...]

Why a good translation is important in the tourism sector

By |2018-11-29T15:56:54+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Tips and Advice, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , |

  When working in the tourism industry, we have to consider that we are catering to a very wide audience that comes from different parts of the world. So, it's important that the translations of our web page, brochures, and client contracts are indispensable. A good translation can get you a more customers as people can [...]

Spanish words that are difficult to translate into English

By |2018-11-29T15:54:51+00:00November 29th, 2018|Categories: All in Blog, Translation and Languages|Tags: , , , , |

  It's possible that Spanish has a vocabulary of over 100,000 words, and this implies that we will find some of them quite difficult to translate into English. For starters, English speakers have a lot of problems to understand that the verb "to be" has two meanings: "ser" and "estar", the first one refers to a [...]