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More Horrendous and Costly Translation Blunders | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 05.05.2015
Posted on 05.05.2015 - 09:39pm
Things Could Have Been so Different I recently came across two chilling examples of translation mistakes that led to warfare between countries. Hiroshima, Japan The first occurred in 1945, when, it...
When Translation Blunders Have Grave Consequences | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Tue, 05.05.2015
Posted on 05.05.2015 - 09:38pm
Last week I was having one of my characteristic ‘long lunches’, which is my way of procrastinating and avoiding work that I’m not looking forward to. This time I had managed to cajole a high school...
Translation as a Business: When Loving Languages Isn’t Enough | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 04.05.2015
Posted on 04.05.2015 - 05:02pm
One thing that all successful translators have in common is a love of languages (and, of course, fluency in at least two languages). However, a love of languages needs to be simply the first...
Text Free Translation | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Mon, 04.05.2015
Posted on 04.05.2015 - 05:01pm
We can safely say that work involving translating a set text from one language to another language makes up the core work for most freelance translators. There is, however, a growing demand for...
Overcoming Critics on Your Way to Success | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sun, 03.05.2015
Posted on 03.05.2015 - 11:08am
Translation isn’t a career that has obvious and easy roadmaps or checkpoints. Whereas the typical office job has a ladder of titles and salary increases that let everyone know where you are on the...
How SEO Campaigns Can Bring Success to Your Website – Part 3 | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 02.05.2015
Posted on 02.05.2015 - 06:41pm
Continued from Part 2 Selecting Keywords by Commercial Intent Not only should you organize keywords according to relevancy and specifically, you should make the additional effort to research which...
How SEO Campaigns Can Bring Success to Your Website – Part 2 | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 02.05.2015
Posted on 02.05.2015 - 06:40pm
Continued from Part 1 The Anatomy of Effective Content Marketing Keywords don’t capture everyone’s attention as your market will be comprised of many specific types of customers and they will each...
How SEO Campaigns Can Bring Success to Your Website – Part 1 | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Sat, 02.05.2015
Posted on 02.05.2015 - 06:39pm
It has long been known the power of the internet lies in the words that helped to shape it. It’s one of the reasons why SEO campaigns can be effective when utilized effectively. And while many...
Beyond the Opera House: Famous Australian Art and Buildings | One Hour Translation
Posted by Stacey on
Fri, 01.05.2015
Posted on 01.05.2015 - 03:04pm
Continued from Understanding Australia's Culture. When people think of Australian architecture and art, they tend to think of the famed Sydney Opera House. And with good reason, as the building is...

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