How to be More Positive During the Work Week

There are always those weeks where it feels like everything is not going our way. The days feel longer, the work feels harder, and it can become hard to concentrate for most of the day. The good news is that this is normal. We all go through these weeks and days. Here at Language Marketplace we care deeply about mental…

The Problem with Cutting Corners When Doing Translation

Having translations done for your business is very important. It might be your entire website, product labels, or even just needed for a meeting. No matter what your needs are, it’s important not to cut any corners. We know it can feel expensive depending on your project, but this will ultimately generate more income down the line. By cutting corners…

When You Should Use an Interpreter or a Translator

As your business continues to grow and reach a global market, it’s important to understand what types of services you may need to help you reach those markets with ease. The number one way to reach global markets is to ensure that your content is in the language of the consumer. There is plenty of options to getting your content…

How Work Life Balance Impacts Mental Health

No matter what kind of job you do, work life balance is important. For some jobs this is easier to accomplish, while others it can be a struggle. Yes, even work from home jobs still require you to find a good work life balance to maintain positive mental health. Work life balance is exactly as it sounds, balance between your…

Why Keyword Optimization is Used in Translations

As a business your website should be packed full of keywords to help with your search engine optimization. The more the right words appear on your website, the easier and more frequently you rank on search engines across the world. The better you rank on the search engines, the more potential customers, or clients you can bring into the business.…

Facts About the Portuguese Language

Portuguese is another beautiful love language originating with Europe roots. It’s a language that many are familiar with and is used all around the world. The language was born from a community called Galicia between the 12th and  14th century and was declared its own language in 1290 (Listen and Learn). To find out more about this fascinating language, check…

How to Have More Fun at Work

Let’s be real for a moment here – sometimes work is not fun. That’s why they call it work, right? The problem with not having fun at work is that it can start weight on us negatively. If we are constantly under stress while at work it can lead to burn out, lower quality work and even resentment. Using fun…

Boost Your Business with Translation

If you are currently thinking about starting some translation projects in your business to reach a wider audience, then read on. Making the decision to work with a freelancer or with a professional translation company can be a tough one. With pros and cons to both options, we want to make sure you pick what’s best for you and your…

Machine Translation & Human Post-Editing

Language Marketplace is excited to announce that we are now offering machine translation with human post-editing. This means that you are about to experience a smoother translation process from start to finish. Below you will find more information on what machine translation is, the limitations and how human post-editing improves the quality. What is Machine Translation? To understand what machine…

Why You Should Use Closed Captions

Watching a video with the words on the screen at the bottom is nothing new to any of us. It’s been around for many years with the option to turn it off or change the language. We see it in the form of subtitles when watching movies or television shows that speak another language and of course at the bottom…