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Translation problems context

Why a Lack of Context Can Lead To Translation Problems

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“Nice set of hooters you got there!” This is a quote from Dumb & Dumber. If you haven’t seen the movie (he’s referring to owls), this line could be offensive. This demonstrates how context is everything, and a lack of context can cause trouble, including translation problems.

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Multilingual content plan

6 Steps to Retooling Your Multilingual Content Plan

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Creating an effective multilingual content plan is a tough job. But when successful, it can lead to worldwide growth. Is your content plan up to the challenge? Consider these six steps to help retool your multilingual approach and help your company achieve big things.

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Quotation for translation services calculation

How’s a Quotation for Translation Services Calculated?

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Should translating English content into Chinese cost more than translating it into Liki? Which costs more to translate: blogs or technical manuals? What services are included in a price quote? We answer these questions and more in our look at how a quotation for translation services is calculated.

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Website internationalization guidelines

7 Ways to Successful Website Internationalization

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Does your code support Arabic? When entering Arab markets, your site must be able to render the characters of that language, and it must be readable from right-to-left. These are just two of the factors you must consider for successful website internationalization. Here are more tips to get you started.

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Translating digital marketing content

A Foolproof Way for Translating Digital Marketing Content

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Translating your website is a snap, right? Don’t you just run it through some sort of translation machine and start collecting money from new consumers? We’ve seen sites like this, and they do not loosen purse strings. Fortunately, we’ve put together a foolproof way for translating digital marketing content.

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Outsourcing translation services

Why Outsourcing Translation Services Beats Using In-House Translators

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Talented translators are hard to come by these days. It is especially difficult to find someone who has the experience and expertise to introduce your brand to foreign markets. Rather than banging your head against a wall with in-house translators, consider outsourcing translation services to the experts.

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Identify global customer needs

How to Identify Global Customer Needs Using Six Sigma

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When it comes to customer research, surveys and formulas only get developers so far. Six Sigma offers a novel way of exploring and solving problems with the customer in mind. Diagnosing customer needs leads to process improvement, a positive for both developers and consumers.

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Global content marketing strategy

5 Ingredients Every Global Content Marketing Strategy Needs

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Content marketing often focuses on localized trends. Single-language and locale-based marketing are common for many businesses, but keeping a narrow view in your marketing efforts keeps your business growth from reaching global proportions. A global content marketing strategy is vital because reaching more customers means expanding your profit potential.

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How to globalize your startup

How to Globalize Your Startup Following Lean Principles

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Many startups prematurely attempt globalization before they’ve gained a secure foothold in their local market. Companies with some measure of success are eager to expand internationally yet fail to conduct the necessary research to see it through to completion. But do you know how to globalize your startup? Lean principles are the go-to guide for successful globalization.

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Machine translation best practices

4 Machine Translation Best Practices You Need to Know

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Smart companies are automating as many of their processes as possible. This includes turning to machine translation (MT) tools for their localization projects. MT is an excellent way to get fast, cheap translations, but there are a few machine translation best practices you must take into consideration.

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