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Changes to Industry: The Impact of Translation Memory Tools | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 01.09.2014
Everyone in the business of language translation is familiar with Translation Memory and other computer-assisted translation (CAT) tools fresh out of school these days. Getting older is an education...
Climbing to the Top of the Search Engines | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 01.09.2014
When it comes to getting your business site listed on the top search engines’ first page of rankings, you’ll hear sales pitches for a lot of snake oil, but there’s really only two ways to go about it...
Make Your Ad Stand Out | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 31.08.2014
Advertising is designed to get attention. Wow, that was an amazing insight, wasn’t it? Yet, when I review the ads created by some of my fellow language translation professionals or peers outside of...
The Online Prize: Pay Per Click | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 31.08.2014
In the field of promotion and marketing in the modern age nothing is as controversial and misunderstood as Pay Per Click (PPC) advertising. In a sense it’s a very simple ad model: You write a short...
Translating the Art of Poetry | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 30.08.2014
Poetry translation is, as we’ve discussed previously, one of the most challenging and difficult projects any language translation professional can be asked to work on. Poetry’s challenges are...
What Smart Webmasters Should Know about Online Marketing | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 30.08.2014
The subject of marketing your business and website comes up over and over again, and the only thing I can honestly say I’ve learned about online marketing – the only fundamental truth, that is – it’s...
The Relationship Between XML and DITA | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 29.08.2014
If, like me, you’ve ever worked on a large and extensive documentation project for product manuals or other publications that required translation services into multiple languages, you know just how...
Work Smarter Not Harder | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 29.08.2014
All of life, I am convinced, can be broken down into processes. For the life of a freelance language translation professional, one of the stages every single one of us goes through is the epiphany...
Ways to Market Yourself as a Translator | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Thu, 28.08.2014
It’s a cliché of sorts that translation professionals are the worst self-marketers in the world, but I’d say that not only is it true (in other words, not a cliché), it’s also true for almost all the...

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