How much does a translation cost?

Many people don’t even know where to begin when they think about translating a document, a website or a book.

  • How much does it cost to translate 1000 words?
  • How much do translators change per hour?
  • How is translation cost calculated?

Today, I’m going to address the elephant in the room and tell you everything you need to know about the cost of a translation.

But before we begin, let me start by sharing some tips that will help you better understand a translator’s work.

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Why I chose women’s health translation

Specialization is a very important part of a translator’s career. I know many colleagues who decide to go for legal translation, marketing translation or agriculture translation. Some others choose medicine, architecture, arts… There are so many choices out there: subtitling, editing, voice-over. The list goes on and on. Some others (like me) make up their minds on the so-called “micro-niches.” This means a subsection of a bigger and more general category. For example, a micro-niche of agriculture would be viticulture or wine-growing.

People often ask me why I decided to specialize in women’s health, a micro-niche of medicine. Let me tell you a story.

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Why Translation is the best ally for your business

Let’s imagine the following situation. You’re a dedicated blogger, writer or business owner. You are breaking your neck for your small company. It’s not easy. It takes hard work to keep your business up and running. Bills are piling up and you struggle every month to see some profit. 

If only there was a way to expand your market without spending all your company’s budget…

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All you need to know about menstrual products

As I promised in my last blog post Menstruation series: an introduction, I’d like to try and answer some questions related to our periods.

So today, I’ll talk about menstrual products. Even if you think you already know everything there is to know, it’s always good to be up-to-date. I’m sure you’re familiar with pads and tampons but do you know about all the eco-friendly options there are? Have you ever heard about free-bleeding?

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Menstruation series: an introduction

I remember vividly one family holiday I had when I was about 8 years old. My family used to spend every summer in a beautiful city by the sea, in Argentina. We usually went there with other families who were either relatives or friends of my parents with their children. Gee, I loved those summers! This city used to be really safe so as children, we were out by ourselves most of the time.

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