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Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets: August and September 2014

Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets: August and September 2014 | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
August and September were very special months for translators. So there's a bonus for you, besides top tweets!
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Неконференция - впечатления координатора • Российский форум переводчиков (TFR, Translation Forum Russia) • Город переводчиков

Неконференция - впечатления координатора • Российский форум переводчиков (TFR, Translation Forum Russia) • Город переводчиков | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
[Форум] Российский форум переводчиков (TFR, Translation Forum Russia) • Неконференция - впечатления координатора http://t.co/dW8sn0lXji

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Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Sergey Bessonov (@sergeybessonov)

Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Sergey Bessonov (@sergeybessonov) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
I am happy to go on with my Meet the Linguist series and I would like you to meet Sergey Bessonov!
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I am happy to go on with my Meet the Linguist series and I would like you to meet Sergey Bessonov! Here's how Sergey describes himself: "Active, young and constantly developing interpreter and translator. New challenging projects are welcome". I had a chance to see the amount of energy and enthusiasm Sergey puts into his work during the three-week course for Russian translators I taught back in April. - See more at: http://www.yourprofessionaltranslator.com/2014/08/meet-linguist-sergey-bessonov.html#sthash.rpDhoZXG.dpuf
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Why translators love CATs

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Why translators love CATs
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CAT is an abbreviation for Computer-Assisted Translation. Usually, when people hear this term, the first thing they think about is machine translation tools like Google Translate. But CAT tools have nothing to do with machine translation.

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Benefits of localizing your website into Russian

Benefits of localizing your website into Russian | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Research shows that having a Russian version of your website is a wise business decision.
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Your professional translator: 10 worst mistakes I made as a freelancer

Your professional translator: 10 worst mistakes I made as a freelancer | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
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Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Natallia Lupik (@lupicek)

Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Natallia Lupik (@lupicek) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Natallia Lupic combines freelance translatiion with ESL and ISL teaching! Learn more here.
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It was a real honor to interview Natallia Lupik about her experience as a full-time freelance translator and full-time language teacher. Check out the result in my blog!

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Translation Facts you should know about the Winter Olympics 2014

The ongoing 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics is a big sporting extravaganza. Here thousands of visitors are traveling to this city to watch sporting events, to sightsee, to shop and for other recreational opportunities. Language translations play an important role for bridging the gap between the visitors
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Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets: February and March 2014

Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets: February and March 2014 | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
I didn’t publish top tweets for February, so I decided to cover two months in one post. There's plenty of interesting and useful information here, so check it out!
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Rates: think green zone, yellow zone, red zone

Rates: think green zone, yellow zone, red zone | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Let's look some more at the "How much should I charge?" question, since it's such a source of stress and speculation for most freelancers. You might also be interested in these previous posts--What...
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Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Konstantina Drakou (@wordyrama)

Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Konstantina Drakou (@wordyrama) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Interview with Konstantina Drakou, owner of Wordyrama Translations.
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New #followfriday recommendation in my blog! Meet one of the best Greek translators I know.

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Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Suyash Suprabh (@HindiTrans)

Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Suyash Suprabh (@HindiTrans) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Today I am going to recommend Suyash Suprabh, one of the best Hindi translators I know.
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Your professional translator: How do you stay healthy and fit? Emeline Jamoul shares her experience.

Your professional translator: How do you stay healthy and fit? Emeline Jamoul shares her experience. | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
We are constantly pressured by tight deadlines, sometimes working late into the night in order to deliver the best quality possible.
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Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Joseph Lambert (@jaltranslation)

Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Joseph Lambert (@jaltranslation) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Today I'd like you to meet another special person and a great professional. Joseph Lambert is an experienced translator, whose specialty fields include sports, marketing, medical, as well as technical translation!
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Your professional translator: Meet the Linguist: Fedor Kondratovich (@Albalonga_spb)

Your professional translator: Meet the Linguist: Fedor Kondratovich (@Albalonga_spb) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
t's time for a new interview in the Meet the Linguist series. Today I would like you to meet Fedor Kondratovich, a translator, interpreter and a head of Alba Longa Translation Company from Saint Petersburg, Russia.
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Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets: July 2014

Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets: July 2014 | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Top tweets in July on the topics of languages, translation, marketing and freelancing.
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Your professional translator: Have you thought about donating your translation skills to support a good cause?

Your professional translator: Have you thought about donating your translation skills to support a good cause? | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
That's a chance for us all to do the work that matters and make a difference in someone's life.
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Your professional translator: Overcoming 10 worst business mistakes. Best practices from freelance translators worldwide.

Your professional translator: Overcoming 10 worst business mistakes. Best practices from freelance translators worldwide. | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Remedies for bad business decisions made by freelance translators.
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That was probably the longest post I've published in my blog since 2010. But I kept my promise and shared remedies for 10 of the worst business decisions freelance translators make. Let me know if you find them helpful!

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Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets in May and June 2014

Your professional translator: Top language, translation, marketing and freelancing tweets in May and June 2014 | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
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The list of top translation, language, marketing and freelancing tweets is finally ready! Lots of useful content there.

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Seven Unmistakable Signs That a Translation Agency Is a Fake

Seven Unmistakable Signs That a Translation Agency Is a Fake | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
There thousands of translation agencies on the Internet, although they like to call themselves “LSPs” these day, which stands for “Language Services Providers”, mostly to hide the fact that they are just brokers rather than providers of services...
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Your professional translator: How do you stay healthy and fit? Konstantina Drakou shares her experience

Your professional translator: How do you stay healthy and fit? Konstantina Drakou shares her experience | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Like all other professionals chained on a chair, translators tend to spend endless hours without moving a muscle. How can we keep fit and healthy?
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Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Magda Philli (@magtrans)

Your professional translator: Meet the linguist: Magda Philli (@magtrans) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
As you know, Friday is that special day of the week when I recommend a great colleague. And the person I am recommending today really deserves our attention.
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Your professional translator: How do you stay healthy and fit? Interview with Dorota Pawlak

Your professional translator: How do you stay healthy and fit? Interview with Dorota Pawlak | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Today I am publishing the story of Dorota Pawlak. Would you like to know more about Dorota's experience? Then read further.
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As promised, today I am sharing a new post in the Healthy Freelancer series. The author is Dorota Pawlak.

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Your professional translator: Winter Olympics: glossaries and useful links (part 2)

Your professional translator: Winter Olympics: glossaries and useful links (part 2) | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
Useful links for translators and language learners all about alpine and freestyle skiing, snowboarding, and nordic events
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Useful links for translators and language learners all about alpine and freestyle skiing, snowboarding, and nordic events.

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Your professional translator: Winter Olympics: glossaries and useful links

Your professional translator: Winter Olympics: glossaries and useful links | Truth about translation | Scoop.it
A list of useful links to resources and glossaries about winter Olympic sports.
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