Are you good at any language? Can you translate a written document to another language?If you can and you want to make some dollars online,why not do document translation?
After reading this article I will have to give you an idea about document translation and how you can make money online with it.
What is Document Translation?
Things to Consider.
How to Sign up.
What us is Document Translation?
Document translation is the professional translation of one particular language to another.Professional translators translates documents written in english to another language that may be required by the audience/customer.
When businesses grow globally, they need to communicate with their customers in a language that their customer understands.
Most of the businesses communicate with their customers in written form such as email, product usage guides, help tutorials, written blog content and so on.
So they need people who are multilingual to translate a document written in one language to another.
As a document translator,your task will be to convert documents written in one language into another language.
Things to Consider
- Have the ability to interpret the meaning of the context with right understanding.
- Document translation is more suitable for people who love to write.
- Ability to read write and fluently speak at least 2 or more languages.
- Set up your home office with a computer, internet connection, a recording headset.You’ll require this if you decide to participate in live conversations and convert documents online.
- Most of the translation jobs are in Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Chinese,French e.tc.So try to learn and be fluent in any one of them. These will fetch you more money.*Have an online/internet experience
How to Sign Up
There are many platforms that offers this service,but I listed only three of them that can offer you exactly what you want and pays well.
It contains a free online directory of translators and translation jobs.
The platforms are as listed below:
As a document translator your expected earnings should be $10 per hour for translating normal documents and up to $30 per hour for translating technical or scientific content.
It all depends on how effective and well experienced in the particular language you are translating.
Earnings differs, depending on the platform that offered you the job,and the service you offered.
1.Will I pay to be a document translator?
No, you don’t need to pay, it’s totally free to apply m because you are offering a service/job.
2.Must I know how to translate any language?
Yes,because it’s a service where you translate a written document to another language.
3.I don’t know any language what should I do?
If you don’t know any language, i advise you to go and learn one,because you can’t be a document translator if you don’t know how to translate any language.
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