10 Myths about Translation

The world of translation is not always clearly understood by the average Joe who doesn’t request translations on a regular basis. Most of my friends don’t even know what I mean when I say I work in the translation industry. “Ah so you’re a translator!” is the usual response. I say “I’m not” and then they run out of ideas. What else would you do if you are working in the translation business? Continue reading

Do you need to translate English into Swedish?

“Can you provide professional Swedish translations? I need to translate legal documents from English into Swedish“ or “We have a website for which we need a quality Swedish translation” are some of the daily inquiries we receive from clients. Quotes to translate from Swedish into English…

TOP TIPS FOR TRANSLATING WEBSITES

Translating a website is something that has been considered by many companies at some point throughout their business lifespan. Nowadays, internet has become an essential tool for every organization allowing companies to reach the whole globe. If you wish to…

Strategies for Android and iOS translation

Internationalizing an app for Android and iOS is one the tasks most programmers do not have any experience with as it supposed to really belong to the realm of the translation company. When you have finished your programming work (and oftentimes during development,…

Legal translation costs: do you prioritize time or quality?

Many legal professionals consider translation accuracy and the cost of the translation service to be the two most important factors when it comes to legal translation. As translation professionals, we have to offer the best advice and solution in every situation and for each translation job. Therefore, the question remains: can we reconcile time, cost and translation quality in legal translation services? Continue reading

Need a human translator English into Russian?

“Can you provide professional Russian translations? I need to translate legal documents from English into Russian” or “We have a website for which we need a quality Russian translation” are some of the daily inquiries we receive from clients. Quotes to translate from…

How to reduce risks in language translation services

Right or wrong, translation has taken a path to commoditization over the last decade or two. Business literature often describes commoditization as “the process by which goods that have economic value and are distinguishable in terms of attributes end up becoming…

Do you need to translate English into Italian?

“I need to translate English into Italian” or “This is the website I would like to translate from English into Italian” are some of the common requests we receive at Pangeanic. A quote to translate into Italian from English is, in fact, one…

Help me to translate English into Japanese!

“Can you translate into Japanese some documents urgently? I have a PowerPoint and our brochure in InDesign…ready for an exhibition in Tokyo”. That was a real translation request not long ago. We had 72 hours to turn around 6 company…

What are the steps for successful translation projects?

We pride ourselves in delivering consistent quality translations. This is not just what we say, it is what we do. Pangeanic recruits the best translators after carefully checking their credentials and running a skill test, which pays in the short and long run…

Need to translate English into Spanish?

“I need to translate to Spanish quickly“, “How much does it cost to translate a website to Spanish” or “This is the document we need to translate from Spanish into English” are some very popular online requests for quotes we receive…

The worst translation mistake in history

The National Security Agency in the US declassified a document which points to what is likely to be the worst translation mistake in history. Or, at least, it involves the mistranslation with the most serious consequences in history. Although you…

How much does a translation cost?

How much does a translation cost? This is a typical question when you seek a translation service. We would like to provide you some tips in order to find out a fair price for translation services. You can find a…

Which is the most translated website in the world?

There are literally millions of websites out there, many of which contain several languages. Translating a website has become nowadays a basic business requirement. But which is the most translated website in the world? Which website is the champion when…