Comparison Between Human Translation and Machine Translation

onJuly 27, 2022

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Human Translation and Machine Translation
27th July 2022

Today with businesses operating all over the world translation is a necessary tool for aiding communication between different businesses. If you are a global company and you have not yet taken advantage of the benefits of translation then it is likely your business isn’t gaining the revenue it deserves. Providing a website in important world languages and adapting a product to the idiosyncrasies of each of the languages and their markets are essential if ... View More

Steps You Should Follow for Conducting Website Localisation

onJuly 21, 2022

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Website Localisation
21st July 2022

 

What is website localisation?

The expression “localisation” refers to the adaptation of content or a product so that it suits a specific country or market while adapting the cultural, linguistic, legal and political differences. Localisation is commonly confused with translation, which is the process used to convert words, phrases and sentences from a single language into another language. Even though these terms may appear similar, translation is typically just one feature of the localisation ... View More

Importance of Copyright Laws

onJuly 5, 2022

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Copyright Laws
5th July 2022

There are many advantages of copyright protection laws. When someone creates a new work, like a book, poem, photo or painting it is the copyright law that helps to protect who owns the work.  

Who is protected by copyright?

Copyright, or an author’s right, is a legal expression which is used to define the rights of the creators over of artistic and literary works. Works that are protected by ... View More

Requirements for Audio Visual Translations

onJune 28, 2022

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Audio Visual Translations

When you watch a TV series or film which originates from another country the chances are you will be either seeing the dialogue in subtitles or the conversations have been dubbed. As more and more videos are being produced there is a rise in demand for audiovisual translations so that films, documentaries and marketing videos can be shared with a global ... View More

Proofreading’s Importance in the Workplace

onJune 16, 2022

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importance of proofreading
16th June 2022

Proofreading is reading and correcting mistakes in written pieces such as punctuation, spelling, and grammar. Proofreading is as important to business communication as polishing and buffing is to carpentry. If there is just one small blemish in either it spoils the whole piece and the overall impression from the final product loses its true effect. Imperfections and errors in any type of work show carelessness, and if it takes place in ... View More

What Do You Know About Proofreading Services?

onJune 14, 2022

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Professional proofreading services
14th June 2022

 

Getting professional help from proofreading services will improve a piece of writing better than the writer of the text could ever do. Proofreading services offer experienced proofreaders for all sectors that produce written communication. For both the academic and corporate sectors proofreading services are a crucial part of the writing process. It is the final stage for a written document when it is scanned and checked for spelling, grammar and punctuation errors. It is ... View More

8 Tips for Building Multilingual Websites

Tips for Building Multilingual Websites
7th June 2022

There are eight approaches that can be used when translating websites which are described below.

1) Machine Translations

Machine translations can be tempting, because they are a quick and cost-effective choice.  Small businesses and even local governments are using this method to reduce translation costs. However, the main drawback is doubtful accuracy. 

Machine translations shouldn’t be used on websites that provide key information, like health information, ... View More

The Best Ways to Be Sure a Translation is Correct

onJune 3, 2022

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Best Ways to Be Sure a Translation is Correct
3rd June 2022

As translations become more and more popular for both individuals and businesses, the quality of translations becomes increasingly more and more important too.

There are several methods that can be used to help ensure a translation is correct and even exceed industry standards.

1. Experienced translator

Use an experienced translator for the type of translation. For example, it is always better to use an experienced legal translator for ... View More

New Trends for the Translation Industry

onMay 20, 2022

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New Trends for the Translation Industry
20th May 2022

The world translation services industry experienced 10 years of growth with a market worth exceeding $47.5 billion in 2020. However, as the world started to live with the pandemic a further growth boost is expected to take place in 2022, with an expected value of $57.7 billion. 

2022 Translation industry trends

First and foremost is the tackling of the misconceptions concerning machine translations such as the quality of Google ... View More

Guide for Human Translation and Machine Translation

Human Translation and Machine Translation-Aussie Translations
19th May 2022

Today, machine translation is necessary as part of the localisation process as it helps to enable translation and localisation to take place quickly and efficiently so reducing the costs of translations. As more and more resources are devoted to machine translation technology so the quality of translations is markedly improved.

Definition of machine translation

Machine translations (MT) are automated translations created by computer software. The user inputs the text ... View More