By Ciara Harris

Translation and the Origin of Language


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How many languages are there in the world? According to the Ethnologue catalog of world languages, one of the best linguistic resources, 7,099 languages are spoken today. Of those, only 23 languages are spoken by more than half the world’s population. Interestingly, Nearly 2/3 of languages are from Africa and Asia and 86% of people…

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By Sheena Vandevanter

Global Social Media Management


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Did you know that when you have a page on Facebook that you can create a duplicate page for other countries? Global companies are already taking advantage of interacting with their customer base in countries outside their headquarters. How do they do it? Social media management is hard in any language. There is all the…

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By Jani Penttinen

Translate anything, any time, in any format


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As someone who works with international clients, you’ve probably run into translation issues at some point of your career: the translations are not ready in time, the translated documents have grammatical or cultural mistakes, or the facts have changed over time and all language versions will need to be corrected.

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By Niko Helle

Transfluent celebrates International Translation Day


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“Without translation, I would be limited to the borders of my own country. The translator is my most important ally. He introduces me to the world. “  -Italo Calvino

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By Sheena Vandevanter

The Importance Of Good Proofreading


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Even if you have the very best in-house translators it never hurts to have a second or third pair of eyes take a look at your important documents before they get published. We at Transfluent recommend that you employ a native speaker of your target language to proofread your work before it goes live, every…

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