Category: Income From Translation

Translator’s Guide: 10 Social Media Groups to Find Translation Jobs Online

In our previous post, we listed 10 job portals where freelance translators and agencies could find work. This week, we are going to turn our attention to social media. Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn are more than tools of continuous distraction. They constitute the “newest technique for searching for jobs,” according to The Muse. Sure, you […]

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Find Translation Work Online

Translator’s Guide: Top Places to Find Translation Work Online – Overseas DTP Blog

Starting your morning off translating a Korean fashion website or a German user manual sounds  pretty rewarding, right? Especially if you can work from your bedroom, or your favorite coffee house. Being able to take on the projects you get excited about and the clients you actually want to work with is a dream that […]

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Pros and Cons of Charging by the Hour for translation services

Pros and Cons of Charging by the Hour in Translation Industry

In this post we want to touch on a subject we have been thinking about much during the past few months. We are confident that it will be of interest to our translators who are reconsidering the way they charge for their services. Traditionally, translation agencies like ours bill by the source word. The model […]

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6 Things About Bilingual Scientific Editing To Increase Your Income

More than 90 percent of global scientific literature is published in English but only a fraction of the world’s scientists are from the US, the UK, Canada, and other Anglophone countries. Science was done equally in English, French, and German at the start of the 20th century. Together these three languages formed the triumvirate. Anyone […]

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3 Ways to Make More Money as a Translator

3 Ways to Make More Money as a Translator

As a profession, translation and interpretation is set for 29 percent employment growth in the U.S. during the next 10 years. There will be 17,500 more jobs in this period. Naturally, some of the fruits of this growth will trickle down to you if you are a professional translator. You will grow with the industry. […]

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