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8 Tips on Preparing for Terrific Translations

by Dan Knopoff on 04/05/10

The world is turning into one big market and more and more organizations are working in multiple languages; these 8 tips can help you end up with terrific translations.

  1. Determine your translation audience
  2. Create a complete list of everything you need translated
  3. Leave enough time in the schedule to get a quality translation
  4. Create a translators glossary of your company's words and concepts
  5. Know how your translator is going to work
  6. Prepare your texts in a translation-friendly way
  7. Respond to translator questions in a timely manner
  8. Run a quality check on the completed translation

For more information, download the pdf 8 Tips on Preparing for Terrific Translations with the details.

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