Coimbatore, India (PressExposure) June 23, 2009 -- The primary job of a translation company is to translate documents from one language to another. These documents could be medical, legal, technical, website or any other documents. A translation company thus offers not only general translation services but also medical translation, website translation, financial translation and many other types of specialized translation services.
Besides translation, a translation company also provides content localization services, in which they customize the website content according to the local terms. This helps the company to get more customers in other markets easily, as it is a known fact that people prefer to do business with those companies who speak their language. They are more comfortable if the website uses the same terms as the locals. Due to this, many businesses are choosing translation services in order to attract more customers.
Looking to hire a translation company? Consider these points carefully:
While there are many translation companies that offer this service, and all of them claim to offer high quality service, it is difficult for one to check out this claim. This is particularly true if you are using these services for the first time. So in order to help you, here are some important factors that you must take into account to prevent any bad experiences while using translation services.
â¢ What is the reputation of the translation company amongst its previous clients? Were they happy with the service quality offered by the company? Could the company meet the project deadlines comfortably? Was it responsive to changing customer needs? â¢ Does the translation company have any certificates to prove its high service quality standards? Certificates like ISO 9001 and EN 15038 denote the highest quality of translation services. â¢ Is your translation highly specialized like medical or financial or legal? If so, does the translation company have qualified experts like doctors or engineers on board? In case of specialized translations, there are many technical terms that are beyond the understanding of normal translators. They can make errors in translation, and so must be done by experts only. â¢ Do you want to translation done in Portuguese? If so, does the translation company employ native Portuguese speakers? This is very important if you want accurate translation, as native Portuguese speakers tend to offer more accuracy than non-Portuguese speakers. â¢ Do you want to outsource your project to another country in order to save costs? If so, does the translation company accept payment mode of your choice? So if you want to pay by wire transfer, the company should be ready to accept it.
Use these handy tips to get the best services from your chosen translation company.