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 Translation 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
Expo ‘Google Translate’ scandal: World fair organisers in Milan accused of doing translation on the cheap
Canada: ‘Alors wow’: Twitter reacts to language czar edict on bilingual tweets
Ten Reasons You Should Fill Out that Grant or Fellowship Application
Where does Machine Translation fit in your Global Content Strategy?
When the Knights of Low-End Translation Defend the Indefensible
Globalization Step-by-Step: Localization Overview (by Microsoft)
Writing an article about translation for an industry publication
Reader question: how do I find good agencies to apply to?
Essential business grammar lesson three: who or whom?
10 tips and best practices for software localization
The Great Productivity Project: Emeline Jamoul
Working from home – and getting things done!
Languages Are Mostly Made of Happy Words
Feast & famine cycle for freelance translators
Spotlight on Literary Translator Inga Michaeli
6 Steps for Managing Your Time as a Writer
A pinch of Italy: culture, language & more.
Common misconceptions about translators
Do we always need to educate the public?
Localization-specific Training Programs
How to Quote Document Translations
Venturing into Literary Translation
Sweary links #4 – Strong Language
Linguee: New Functionalities
Social media, Marketing, Business, Networking, Web Design
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Social Media Connecting without the Creepiness
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6 Ways You’re Scaring Off Clients
How to Make Reading Less Like a Lecture and Get “Sucked In” Every Time
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