How much do translators make?

Are you an aspiring translator hoping to hit the jackpot with your translator salary? Or a potential translation student wondering “how much do translators make?”? The myths about the highest paying translation languages can scare potential clients away and lure many linguists in. Read on to find out more about…

Newbie translators: five traps to watch out for

Newbie translators are often confused at the outset of their translation journey and don’t have enough knowledge on how to get established. It is usually because their academic background was focalised on linguistic practice and translation training rather than honest business guidance and advice. This is why starting their own…

What is the average translation speed?

There are several factors to take into account when it comes to calculating the average translation speed. Many translation buyers have the tendency to place the turnaround times for their translation projects along with the price tag and the degree of excellence at the top of their priority list. Our…

How to translate faster: four tips for swamped translators

Freelance translators are aware that the size of their income correlates to the amount of work they can get done. Not many translators are fortunate enough to generate an applaudable amount of money by translating 1000 words a day. Franklin Benjamin put forward a theory that backs up this mindset:…

Expert Hack for Learning Arabic

Last week we discussed a few reasons as to why learning Arabic can be a highly advantageous addition to your CV. Our article revolved around how learning Arabic can benefit you economically, professionally and even psychologically. This week we thought it is only fair to complement our previous work…

Learning Arabic – 4 reasons to take on the challenge

Many people make the mistake of learning a particular language simply because they like it or the culture associated with it. Tastes and preferences differ greatly from one person to another and personal motivations can be the main reason we gravitate towards a specific language. I am sure you have…

How many countries speak German?

German is the official language of Germany, Austria, Switzerland, where it is the spoken by the majority of the population. It is also spoken by a large percentage of the population in Liechtenstein, Luxembourg and it is an official language in Belgium. The question on how many countries speak German…

Looking for English Vietnamese translators?

“Do you have certified Vietnamese translators?”, “Can you provide professional Vietnamese translations?”, “I need to translate legal documents from English into Vietnamese” or “We have a website for which we need a quality Vietnamese translation” are some of the daily inquiries we receive from clients and we are happy to help you with…

Save time using our online translation management tool

Pangeanic offers a state-of-the-art translation management tool which goes above and beyond the typical translation workflow. When we first looked at offering this tool to our clients, my first thought was ‘Clients won’t like it, translation buyers will find it easier to just send a translation request and be done…

Translation 101: 7 Translation Tips to Boost Content Quality

Communicating with people around the world is something that every business owner should really take advantage of. For instance, you may find localizing your marketing material in a way that it will be understood properly by your target audience. Thus if you want to be on top of the global…