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Consider Your Target Audience When Writing Content for Language Translation

September 02, 2011 Comments

A critical component for any company’s strategy for global branding and for increasing its products’ reach to global locales is “speaking the language” of the targeted consumers. Ironically, some companies invest a great deal of time and money to advertise their brands in other languages, but in som...

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Category:
Document Translation
Tags:
Translation, Localization, Copy writing, Arabic, UAE
Linguistic Quality Assurance: Essential for Successful Language Translation

August 31, 2011 Comments

If you have explored many language translation services blogs, or if you have had a Quote done for a translation project, no doubt you have seen the term “LQA” (Linguistic Quality Assurance). Some clients who are new to language translation and localization don’t understand what this service is. Som...

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Category:
Document Translation
Tags:
Project management, LQA, Linguistic Quality Assurance, Translation Editing and Proofing, translation process, translation services, localization process
Working with Arabic Language in Adobe Illustrator

August 29, 2011 Comments

The benefits of Adobe Illustrator are particularly pronounced if you have an Illustrator diagram with text that must be translated and formatted for Arabic or other bidirectional (BiDi) languages. Adobe Illustrator lets you create graphics and text in vector format which is resolution independent. Y...

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Category:
Document Translation
Tags:
UAE, DTP, Dubai, Arabic, MENA, Adobe, Document Translation, Graphic
How to Prepare Better Chinese Tourism Content

August 24, 2011 2 Comments

With an estimated 66 million Chinese tourists who will travel overseas this year, China has become the world’s third-largest source of international tourism revenue. Unfortunately, most multinational hotels, airlines and luxury retailers are unprepared to handle the needs, expectations and numbers o...

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Category:
Hotel and Hospitality Translation
Tags:
Hotel translation, Tourism, Chinese
Food & Beverage and Hospitality Translation Tips

August 22, 2011 Comments

In this blog I will focus on perhaps the most common localization service in the hospitality and food and beverage (F&B) industries: menu translation. Many potential clients expect that menus would be one of the easiest translation services to accomplish. In reality, menu translation can be one of t...

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Category:
Hotel and Hospitality Translation
Tags:
Hotel translation, menu translation, food and beverage translation, Arabic, Chinese, Document Translation
Five Key Traits of an Effective Translation Project Manager

August 19, 2011 Comments

Project management has gained increased attention and importance in recent years, due to the critical functions performed by project managers. This blog discusses several key traits essential to anyone aspiring to be a successful project manager, in or out of the language translation services indust...

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Category:
Document Translation
Tags:
Project management, project manager, PM, Translation services, Localization, L10N

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