How Creating a Localized App will Help Expand Your Reach

How Creating a Localized App will Help Expand Your Reach

Of almost eight billion people on the planet, less than 6 percent of them are native English speakers. The fact is, most people are speaking a different language. This presents a huge hurdle for app providers like you who are dreaming of reaching a worldwide audience...
7 Tips for Translating to and from English

7 Tips for Translating to and from English

Whether you’ve got a blog that caters to readers from different countries or a business with foreign clients, you likely find yourself in need of translations from time to time. You could leave it up to your readers to translate your material. But if they use an...
5 Common Mistakes in Global Marketing Strategies

5 Common Mistakes in Global Marketing Strategies

With the average company now spending around $75,000 a year on digital marketing, it’s vital to make sure that every penny counts. When putting together global marketing strategies, there are lots of mistakes to be made. If you’re well prepared, you can...
Merry…everything! Cultures Celebrating the Holiday Season

Merry…everything! Cultures Celebrating the Holiday Season

Mele Kalikimaka may be Hawaii’s (and Bing Crosby’s) way to say “Merry Christmas,” but across the globe, the Christian celebration on Dec. 25 is only one of many religious holidays and traditions that fall near the start of winter, and each has a greeting of its own....
The 2018 ISO 9001 audit completed at Argo Translation

The 2018 ISO 9001 audit completed at Argo Translation

Approximately 8 years ago, one of our translation clients requested that we obtain ISO 9001 registration. At first, we weren’t terribly excited about the task. But once we learned about the benefits of implementing a quality management system, we welcomed the...
Three. Two. One. Happy New Year!

Three. Two. One. Happy New Year!

Around the world, party-goers will chant these words just seconds before the clock strikes 12 a.m. on Jan. 1 under skies filled with fireworks. But there are many lesser-known New Year’s traditions, both old and new, that involve things like house cleaning, molten...
What happened to internal translation departments?

What happened to internal translation departments?

What ever happened to all of the internal translation departments? I used to be part of an internal translation department at a medical device manufacturer before starting Argo Translation in 1995. It seems that over time the task of translation has been completely...