If you already have a company for some time or have recently entered the world of start-ups, you will be interested to know that almighty Google has decided to make some changes in Adwords. These changes basically consist in expanding the number of characters that...

Did you know that there are more than 7,000 languages all over the world? This is why it’s hardly surprising that the translation services industry continues to grow by leaps and bounds. But why stop with just a single fact? We thought we’d give you...

‘Robots will take over the world.’ Whilst this is an extremely overused phrase in science-fiction films, it's certainly not far from the truth. In recent years, technological advances have put thousands of jobs in danger, and they will continue to do so in the future...

Knowing that languages open more doors is nothing new. But… the fact that languages are already dominating the world of Internet is something that warrants careful study. Have you taken a good look at the many websites there are in the world? And have you...

A few days ago we talked about translators' other skills. Today we will focus on the first one in the list: empathy. It seems obvious, but actually we are not really always aware of its importance. Who doesn't think he or she is empathetic? It's...

[Sharer] The world of translation and interpretation also has its own Tweetstars. These are translators whose activity on Twitter (and other social media) is very intense but, above all, very interesting. If you are a translator and like keeping up to date with the news in...

Working during the summer and not taking holidays can be hard at first, but here are some points to persuade you that offering translation services during the summer can be beneficial for your business. First of all, you should bear in mind that, if you are...

We at Okodia always emphasise the quality of translations made by professionals, as opposed to those made by translation apps and programs. However fast and affordable these applications are, they will never be able to compete against the judgement and professionalism of a human translator. Today...

Working as a translator requires being up to date with respect to all new developments and being in contact with other professionals to exchange views and experiences. For this reason, translation journals are one of the best resources for translation professionals and agencies. The main benefit...