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
How Machine Translation Has A Habit Of Mangling Multilingual SEO
Translation deadline issue- was this an oversight or do we need a new policy?
ProZ-TAUS ‘Great Translation Debate’: Not So Great and Not Really a Debate
How Effective Are Proofreading Methods Practiced by Translation Agencies?
No or low cost continuing education opportunities for freelance translators
Starting an interpreter training course? Better (not) keep your day job!
Social media marketing for translators. Part 1. My experience
Social media marketing for translators. Part 2: It’s all about reputation
On Language and Translation: Integrating Social Media Accounts
Understanding Where Machine Translation (MT) Makes Sense
Taking good customer service too far, example from an LSP!
Tips for Navigating Your First ATA Conference – Webinar Q&A
Ten Years After 9/11, America Still Has a Language Problem
Freelance Translators Hold a Treasure Map to Skilled Labor
Characteristics of an Unsuccessful Localization Project
Translation Tips from the Catskills: Grant Hamilton
Interview with a translator with 15+ years of experience
Using i.e. and e.g.: Ditch the Latin book and follow these tips
What You Won’t Hear in the ‘Great’ ProZ-TAUS Debate
What our language choices reveal about our personalities
How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love Spell Check
Translation Practices in International Advertising
Translation Tribulations: Your Cheating Agency
separated by a common language: shoes
What you need to be a games localiser
When Spell-Check Can’t Help
Trados Studio 2011 – first impressions
My Life in Translation
Freelancing, Blogging, Writing
Should Freelancers Outsource? Pros and Cons
15+ Things You Can Do In 5 Minutes to Help Your Freelancing Business
Finding a Mentor–A Freelancer’s Simple Success Secret
How to Insulate Yourself From Bad Freelance Writing Clients
20 Writing Mistakes that Make Any Freelancer Look Bad
Writing Ergonomics: Tips for Proper Posture, Alignment, and Movement
Social media, Web Design & Business
Why I’m Disliking your Facebook Page
7 Social Media Time-Sucks to Eliminate Today
The Ultimate Cheat Sheet for Expert Twitter Marketing
Why Do People Share Online?
LinkedIn: 100 Million can’t be wrong!
20 Ways to Promote Your Facebook Fan Page
You No Longer Need 25 Fans To Get A Custom Page URL in Facebook
Designing a Website’s Introductory Text: Tips and Examples
Firing My First Nightmare Client
The 32 Dumbest Things That Real-Life Managers Said
Travel & Miscellaneous