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What is a Certified Translator?

What is a Certified Translator?

COULD I BECOME A CERTIFIED TRANSLATOR? Most of us have heard the words “certified translator” a time or two, but few of us can come up with the job description.  Well, what is a certified translator?  A certified translator is a professional title given to those who have proven their…
5 Best Translation Management Systems

5 Best Translation Management Systems

With the rapid technological advancement in the last two decades, the opportunity for projecting and expanding local businesses in the global markets has increased exponentially. Today, even websites like Amazon are catering to more than 200 countries and are actively using translation management systems or software to automatically switch their…
What is Fansubbing?

What is Fansubbing?

The word fansubbing is a portmanteau of the words fan and sub that are the abbreviations of fan(atics) and sub(title) or sub(titling). With the surge in Japanese anime films, anime fans have begun voluntarily providing subtitling services on specific websites and tv programs. These services are called fansubbing. The fansub…
The Diversity of Translation

The Diversity of Translation

Translation is a vital process that embodies the authors and the masterpieces in other cultures within the varied ideologies of publishers and translators. Have you ever considered how Daniel Defoe’s masterpiece Robinson Crusoe (1719) or the astonishing work Frankenstein by Marry Shelley (1818) were introduced within Turkish culture? One’s perception…
Is Consecutive Interpretation Different from Simultaneous Translation?

Is Consecutive Interpretation Different from Simultaneous Translation?

Consecutive translation is a sub-branch of interpreting. As a translation method frequently used in various fields such as conferences and meetings, it can occasionally be confused with simultaneous translation. Simultaneous interpreting is the concurrent interpretation of a speaker; however, the consecutive interpreter translates the speech over the notes they have taken.…
Online Translation

Online Translation

Since the 1950s, the only way we have been able to cope with the problems of our digitized world is through cooperation with machines.  Actually, the point that we want to make is how we can retrace the problems that we face. Does the system create these problems, or have…
Online Translation

Online Translation

Since the 1950s, the only way we have been able to cope with the problems of our digitized world is through cooperation with machines.  Actually, the point that we want to make is how we can retrace the problems that we face. Does the system create these problems, or have…
5 Translation Tips To Boost Its Quality

5 Translation Tips To Boost Its Quality

Translation is the essence of communication between languages and cultures. And, the importance of Turkish-English translation is increasing day by day. In this article, we will learn 5 steps of doing the best translation! Translation in Turkish is easier than ever! The Role of Translation in the Modern Age Today,…
Behind the Scenes of Community Interpreting: Mediation

Behind the Scenes of Community Interpreting: Mediation

The globalizing world brings the issue of migration to the fore every day, and individuals who migrate to different societies face the language obstacle. These individuals need a translation service to handle official paperwork and frequently need interpreting in public affairs. Community translation is a sub-branch of interpretation; it overcomes the language issue while…
Why Do We Need English Translation All Over The World?

Why Do We Need English Translation All Over The World?

Have you ever thought about why English translation has been so popular for so long? English is the language of global business. Translation helps us to convey our thoughts across the globe. Let’s delve deep into the sea of English translation! The Importance of English Translation for Everyone English is the most widely spoken…
Turkish Short Stories in The World Of English Translation

Turkish Short Stories in The World Of English Translation

No matter how old you are, reading a short story is entertaining. If you think about short stories, how many of you are familiar with the most important Turkish short story writers, and how many of you have read some of their stories already? Do you know how the English translations of Turkish short stories influenced…
Arabic Translation

Arabic Translation

Before going on a vacation, we collect things and pack our suitcases. However, most of the time, after saying “yes, I am finally ready for a vacation” we reopen that suitcase and either pull our stuff out or pile more things on top. So, that situation always reminds us of…
Translation and Its History Throughout Time

Translation and Its History Throughout Time

Did you know that translation is an ancient profession? When Gilgamesh, the famous Sumerian poem, was translated into Asian languages, the first known translation work was recorded in history. This event dates back to the second millennium BC. Most probably, translation services were carried out even earlier because people always needed a…
Beyond Translation

Beyond Translation

Is there a future for translators? The answer will depend on which perspective you take on this question. Translation is a vital practice, which has also played a critical role in causing revolutionary upheavals. After the Covid-19 lockdown, digitalization became turbocharged. Not only has the act of translation become more visible, but…
English Translation Services

English Translation Services

Did you know that businesses that invest in translation services are 1.5 times more likely to see an increase in their revenue? Translating and localizing content is crucial in the age of digital marketing. As the world becomes more interconnected, countries’ economies become more dependent on globalization. Reaching a global…
Mission Impossible: Translating Poetry

Mission Impossible: Translating Poetry

Humankind has used various forms of art for centuries to express their feelings and thoughts: painting, music, literature. People also turn to poetry to express their feelings; however, at first glance, a poem appears as a solid structure formed by words, yet it is a very complex form of art…
Let’s Open Up to the World in the Gaming Industry

Let’s Open Up to the World in the Gaming Industry

What we call translation doesn’t mean just expressing the text in the target language. While translating, we need to take many factors into account. The target audience of the translated source text and the geography of the intended market are the main issues to be considered. This is where “localization”…
What Exactly is A Quality Translation Service?

What Exactly is A Quality Translation Service?

Quality translation is a popular term nowadays. Well, what is a quality translation? In the most general sense, we can say that a quality translation service is one that delivers the required interpretation or translation in accordance with the customer’s demands. When we think about the description more specifically, what should…
Translators Who Translate English-Turkish Do Not Know Turkish!

Translators Who Translate English-Turkish Do Not Know Turkish!

What does this title say?! Yes, you heard it right! Many people translate English to Turkish in Turkey; however, few of them actually read in Turkish. The more you read, the more you know! Learning can be unintentional, and we can obtain information not only from a school, a course…
The Tower of Babel and Translation Studies

The Tower of Babel and Translation Studies

The people of Babylon, who lived in wealth and prosperity in Mesopotamia centuries ago, started to build a tower to reach God and rebel. The construction of this tower took years. Then, one night, a miracle happened, and each Babylonian began to speak a different language. Since they could not…
Modern Hebrew and Translation

Modern Hebrew and Translation

When you read the title, you may wonder, “What is modern Hebrew anyway?” The history of this language, which we often refer to simply as Hebrew, actually goes back quite a bit and has an important place in history. Hebrew belongs to the Canaanite branch of the Afro-Asiatic language family,…
How Can You Be Sure You’re Getting the Best Translation Service?

How Can You Be Sure You’re Getting the Best Translation Service?

When searching for translation services, you have many options, and it is essential to look for quality rather than quantity. When it comes to the best translation, be aware that many details are involved in this process. The company you agree to work with has to pay attention to these…
A Brief Conversation On German Translation

A Brief Conversation On German Translation

Based on the motto “Consult one even if you know well,” we wanted to ask a translator friend who graduated from the German translation department before writing about it. Ezgi Yıldız graduated from Dokuz Eylül University, Department of Turkish-English-German Translation. Much has been said and written on translation for years; however, it…
Why Should You Get English Turkish Translation Service?

Why Should You Get English Turkish Translation Service?

Globalization is gaining momentum day by day, and as a result, the world is becoming a smaller place where more people can communicate with each other. Thanks to the internet, all things on our planet have transcended physical boundaries and exist in a virtual world. The standard language of communication…
The Importance of Game Translation

The Importance of Game Translation

The gaming industry, one of the few sectors not adversely affected by Covid-19, continues to develop rapidly worldwide. Thanks to this growth and its extensive market, the demand for game translation services is also increasing. Game translation services include a process called “localization”. Whether a single word or an entire…
Turkish – Persian Translation

Turkish – Persian Translation

Languages are a vital tool for conveying past events to the present, and if history and language are thought of independently, one of them will be missing a crucial piece. We begin our article, Turkish – Persian Translation, with a bit of historical background which goes back to the 13th century.…
The Effect of the Alphabet in Russian Translation

The Effect of the Alphabet in Russian Translation

Despite the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989 and the rapid disintegration and “independence” of the countries affiliated with the Soviet Union, Russian is still spoken by more than 250 million people in 18 countries around the world. Russian is generally known as one of the most complicated languages…
Is There Such a Thing as the Best Translation?

Is There Such a Thing as the Best Translation?

Describing the act of translation as good or bad is like passing at a green light and stopping at a red light. Translation has an artistic structure that should be criticized and analyzed by concrete data. Simply describing a translated text as good or bad is more like choosing the best apple…
Simultaneous Translation

Simultaneous Translation

Imagine you are at a conference and a foreign speaker is on stage; moreover, they give a lot of information, including technical terms in their speech. You do not know the speaker’s language well enough to understand an entire medical presentation. However, when you go to such conferences, you are…
Azerbaijani Translation

Azerbaijani Translation

It is well known that Turkey and Azerbaijan describe each other as “brother states”. The main reason for this is that the people of the two countries share the same roots. In other words, Turkey and Azerbaijan have a great common denominator in geography, history, language, and even literature. This…
From Translation Competence to Digital Literacy

From Translation Competence to Digital Literacy

Digital literacy has become an indispensable competence of our digital age with the digitalization period which started in the 1950s. Especially if you are a translator, researcher, academician, or a cyborg, there is no escaping it. The Covid-19 outbreak has caused a paradigm shift, which has accelerated digitalization in the…
What is the Situation of Laz Translation Today?

What is the Situation of Laz Translation Today?

Before we start talking about Laz translation, it is important to note that Laz is not a dialect but a native language of the South Caucasian language family. Laz is spoken in Rize’s Pazar, Ardeşen, Çamlıhemşin and Fındıklı districts located in the eastern Black Sea region and also in Arhavi, Hopa,…
Website Translation

Website Translation

As a result of globalization, the world is becoming a smaller place every day. Now any information, any location, or even any product is just a click away. In other words, the internet and technology are changing daily life and restructuring the world of commerce. You had to pay vast…
History of Turkish Translation

History of Turkish Translation

Translation helps different cultures learn about each other, and it plays a major role in accelerating the exchange of literary works and scientific studies. Turkish translation is also essential for Turkish culture in this sense, and its history dates back to the Uyghur Turks. Uyghur texts containing information about Buddhism, Manichaeism, and…
What is Notarized Translation?

What is Notarized Translation?

There are many fields in which translators practice their profession, and this diversity might be confusing for those unfamiliar with the translation world. One of the most misunderstood translation types is notarized translation, as it is often confused with sworn translation. To explain the difference between these two types of translation,…
Reconstructing Identity in a Localized World

Reconstructing Identity in a Localized World

We live in a world enriched by the varied cultures, languages, races, colors, and expressions of seven billion people. Along our journey in this vast universe, our paths are linked by localization practices. We will address this topic in our article and answer the question “what is localization?” using real examples.  …
English to Turkish Image Translation Technology

English to Turkish Image Translation Technology

Nowadays, machine translation is improving rapidly. Image translation technology, which machine translation has focused on in recent years, offers users a practical translation method. The foundations of image translation technology were laid in 2003, and it has progressed exponentially since then. Picture translation uses ‘Optical Character Recognition’ technology to detect…
A Safe Harbor in Turkish Literature: Kurdish Translation

A Safe Harbor in Turkish Literature: Kurdish Translation

“Languages never die; in dangerous times, they take refuge in their closest one.” This article, which begins with the saying by Umberto Eco, is about more than Kurdish translation. It covers the role of language in a society’s battle for existence and the danger of extinction. The journey of Turkish…
Why is Thai Turkish Audio Translation Important?

Why is Thai Turkish Audio Translation Important?

Thai, the official language of Thailand, is the most common language among the 60 other languages ​​spoken in the country. Thai is a language that is frequently spoken and translated not only in Thailand, but also in Singapore and the United States where there are many Thai immigrants. Thai translation…
Translating Korean

Translating Korean

Korean music and television series, which are quite popular today, increase the interest in the Korean language and, therefore, the demand for Korean translation. Although it is considered the simplest of the Asian languages, its alphabet, called Hangul, intimidates many people who want to learn Korean. Furthermore, most of those who…
German – Turkish Translation and Their Structural Worlds

German – Turkish Translation and Their Structural Worlds

In this article, we will explore the impact of knowing the linguistic structure of languages on the translation process, and in this case, we will mainly focus on German – Turkish translation. When you step into the inflected world of the German language, which is one of the Germanic languages and…
INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LANGUAGES

INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT LANGUAGES

Approximately 7 thousand languages are spoken in the world. Did you know that one of these languages disappear about every 14 days, and thousands of languages are in danger of disappearing today?Here are some interesting facts about some of these languages. Enjoy reading them.* 12,44% of the world’s population speak…
3 Reasons to Use a Professional Translation Service

3 Reasons to Use a Professional Translation Service

We are living at the peak of the digital age. The online business community is continuing to break new barriers, and as the popularity of e-commerce business is growing around the world, more and more people are realizing the true potential of Internet technology and how it can bring people…
The Relationship Between Covid-19 and Translation

The Relationship Between Covid-19 and Translation

The Covid-19 virus has affected the whole world, and the resulting long quarantine periods have affected many lines of business, including the translation industry. In this long ongoing period in which the entire world has been dealing with serious health problems, it has become crucial for everyone to reach accurate…
Machine vs. Human Translation

Machine vs. Human Translation

Technology improves every day and whether Artificial Intelligence (AI) will replace human labor is a long-debated issue. Translation is among the professions threatened by the development of artificial intelligence since AI is being used to translate from one language to another. This process is known as Machine Translation (MT); in other…
How Does a Professional Translation Service Guarantee Business Growth?

How Does a Professional Translation Service Guarantee Business Growth?

Imagine that you are a fruit vendor in your small town of Iskilip in Northern Turkey and a group of foreigners approach you. They are interested in buying your fruits, but because of the language barrier, you are unable to explain to them that the fruits that you are selling…
One Life!

One Life!

Hi folks! I know that you all feel relatively unhappy recently due to this terrible pandemic that showed that nothing will be the same ever again. Well, I just want to remind you that there are some (good!) aspects to it that gave us a new perspective and helped us…
The Future of Translation

The Future of Translation

Heraclitus, one of the founders of dialectical philosophy, says: “The only constant in life is change.”  This philosopher, who lived in the Anatolian land in the third century BC, is probably the one who best describes the eternal movement on earth. Following Heraclitus’s footsteps, many social scientists today are trying…
Difficulties of Medical Translation

Difficulties of Medical Translation

Let’s start understanding with some questions. How hard it is to translate in specific fields? How much does one need to work to have experience, to be a specialist translator in those fields? Can a translator specialize in every field? What about a translation company? Translation in all kinds of…
WHY IS TRANSLATION FROM TURKISH TO ANOTHER LANGUAGE MORE EXPENSIVE? IS IT REALLY EXPENSIVE?

WHY IS TRANSLATION FROM TURKISH TO ANOTHER LANGUAGE MORE EXPENSIVE? IS IT REALLY EXPENSIVE?

When we have a translation job from Turkish to another language, we always tell our customers why they have to pay more. In case you are wondering the same thing, there is a very simple explanation for that and you are about to find out. As you may know well,…