Every week we share on Twitter many interesting blog posts and online articles on translation, interpreting, language, as well as freelancing, blogging, business and social media. If you missed any of the great content we shared last week, here is your chance to catch up.
The content is listed in categories based on the topic, so just scroll down to find your favorite and enjoy reading! You can read the Weekly Favorites from previous weeks here.
If you read any fabulous posts that we missed, let us know in the Comments section or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can add your links to next week’s list.
Translation, Interpreting & Languages
Ten Things Mad Patent Translator Didn’t Like in 2011 and Still Doesn’t Like in 2012
Offers of Translation Work That I Usually Ignore Even If I Don’t Have Much Else To Do
Adventures in Hyperpolyglottery: Inside the Mind of Extreme Language Learners
Translators don’t like to be corrected, so we don’t tell them. Is this good policy?
Eight Things You Might Not Know Your Localization Agency Could Do
$#*! My Localization Guru Says (‘Crowd’ Translation Means Nothing)
A Review of Language Service and Technology Predictions for 2011
What Skills Would YOUR Translation 101 class teach?
Are Translators Becoming Employees Without Benefits?
Duolingo Will Soon Rule the World (Wide Web, That Is)
ATA Science & Technology Division: 2011 in Review
All play and no work makes Jill a grumpy, lazy person
At What Age Do Translators Do Their Best Work?
On Three Cultures: Workshop, Review, Translation
Translation tool concordances compared
Tips for Fast Note-Taking, Part#2 Symbols
The ‘Great Invisible Industry’ That Speaks Your Language
Translators at the United Nations Headquarters
New Year’s Resolutions for Global Businesses
Foreign languages: The gift of tongues
This Week’s Language Blog Roundup
The Mystery of Translating Crime Fiction
A translation is done when…
Open Thread: Tricky Editing Project
Queries to end clients
The #xl8 hashtag analysed
Beware the Blue Board
When is a translation done?
The price is (already) right
Longer life expectancy discount
Finding good translators
Colleague or Competitor?
Where Do You Find Work?
The man who wants to translate the Web
The Language of Lies
Danger of spelling mistakes
Towards a Translation Culture
My favorite mistake
How low can ProZ go?
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing
10 Ways To Be A More Efficient Freelancer That May Affect Your WOW Career
Are You Too Scared to Write? Stop Thinking and Just do it
12 Essential Tips for Revitalising Your Blog in 2012
7 Content Angles to Unhitch You From a Blogging Rut
Why You Should Wear The 6 Thinking Hats On Your Blog
4 Easy Ways to Promote Your New Post
7 Ways to Ask for Testimonials
Creating your first WordPress child theme
How to Use Images in Your Blog Posts
Worthiness: Your Musts
New Year’s Goals for Freelancers
Facebook marketing – let’s learn to use Facebook to our advantage!
How to Optimize Your LinkedIn Company Page in 15 Minutes
7 Silly Google+ Business Page Mistakes to Fix NOW
Ten Types of Facebook Friends [infographic]
10 Twitter tools for better social networking
The Power of Social Media
Social media: a waste of time?
Marketing, Business, Networking, Web Design
Travel & Miscellaneous
5 Super Reasons Why We Shouldn’t Try to Be Super Heroes in 2012
The 12 Golden Rules of Great Conversation, Part 2 of 2
The 20 movies we’re looking forward to in 2012
10 Best Apps for Traveling Like a Local
12 Steps to Financial Freedom in 2012
New Years Resolutions [infographic]
Photo Essay – Canary Islands
8 Ways To Get Smarter Every Week
A Modest Proposal – Greece is the Word
All 2011 Google Doodles
How to Slow Down