TRANSLATION and LOCALIZATION

Translation

Translation is the process of rendering written texts—be they legal, commercial, medical, industrial, marketing, financial, automotive, or otherwise—from one language to another.  A good translation is an authentic piece of writing in the target language. What gets translated? Official documents Reports and white papers Technical manuals and instructions Scholarly articles Books – non-fiction and literary Transcripts   A translator must/should:…

WEBSITE & SOFTWARE LOCALIZATION

Having your web content and digital software localized ensures at your products and services carry across to your target audience(s) in a manner that suits their cultural and psychological expectations. Localization boosts your global competitiveness and allows you to directly interact with your international clients. What gets localised? Websites Blogs Social media content Apps Software Video games Localization: Is reader-focused…