SpokenHere Blog

Latest news, info, tips and insights into the language industry

15
Mar

How Over-the-Phone Interpretation can be Used to Grow Your Business

In this day and age, language barriers are easy to overcome with the proper resources, so there is just no….

15
Feb

How to Develop Professional Website Translations in WordPress

Translating your own online content for new markets and audiences can be a chore. It’s tedious, time consuming and can….

9
Feb

Translating Your Tenant Lease Can Prevent Misunderstandings & Build Better Relations

Being a landlord isn’t the easiest job in the world. In addition to finding good tenants and keeping them happy,….

2
Feb

5 Key Considerations for Effective Elearning Localization

Do you create great training content for your employees and customers? If you have a sizable population of learners whose….

8
Jan

The Differences Between Using Telephonic Interpretation VS On-Site Interpretation

The United States is as diverse as it has ever been, and the number of non-native English speakers in the….

19
Dec

Creating Accurately Translated Subtitles for Your Online Videos

As videos become increasingly easy to make and share online, the number of people joining the ranks of video producers….

8
Dec

Reaching International Customers with Quality Website Translations

With the Internet bringing everyone on the planet only seconds away from each other, the business world has naturally become….

29
Nov

The Five Steps of High Quality E-Learning Translation

Any experienced translator knows that translation is more than just word-for-word substitution. The art of translation takes cultural knowledge, creativity,….

28
Nov

9 Reasons NOT to Use Google for Website Translation

Google has become one of the more popular translation tools on the web. It has an easy to use interface….

13
Oct

National Hispanic Heritage Month

At SpokenHere, learning about different cultures and their languages is something we have the privilege of doing each and every….

11
Oct

Why Do My Documents Need to Be Translated by a Company?

When you are considering translating your documents, you likely have a lot of questions. One of the first questions that….

9
Oct

Why Formatting Matters – The Benefits of XML

Building a business is no easy task. Established and successful companies want to be able to sustain themselves after building….

6
Oct

How to Improve Caller Satisfaction

We all know that feeling when we call a business to get assistance only to feel unheard and more confused….

4
Oct

Which Translators are HIPAA Compliant?

Once you’ve realized your need for a medical translator, it is time to begin your search for the right one….

2
Oct

What to Look for in a Translation Agency

Making the leap to having your documents translated to other languages can be exciting and maybe a little scary. You’ve….

29
Sep

Growing Diversity in Rural America—Why it Matters to Your Business

U.S. cities have always depended on the hard work and initiative of immigrants—that’s how we have built our rich culture….

27
Sep

Why Is Google Translate so Bad?

Google Translate is a free service that promises to translate text quickly and accurately from one language to another. It….

25
Sep

4 Reasons Cultural Research is Important in eLearning Localization

Culture influences how we think and behave in almost every circumstance. We are steeped in our cultures from birth, and….

25
Sep

The Best Telephone Interpretation Service

If you’re reading this, you’ve probably recognized the importance of not letting language differences get in your way of being….

23
Sep

How Are Language Translation Projects Managed?

If you’ve never had to organize a translation project before, then you might be feeling overwhelmed. How do you make….

21
Sep

What is the Best Way to Translate eLearning Content?

You’ve made the important decision to translate your eLearning content, now what? With all the options for translation available, it….