With a product such as a car, you can rely on external features and specifications. The color, the shape and of course the price play an important role in the choice of a new product. This is not fundamentally different when choosing a service provider such as a translation agency. In the end, it is all about one essential point; it should fit the purpose you have in mind for the translation of your business texts. In a series of three articles, we provide guidance to make your choice for a translation agency easier. For the vertaalbureau this is important.
Go for a professional translator
A professional translator has high education and specializes in a specific field. It may be easy to ask the cousin ‘who speaks fluent Spanish’ for the translation of the company brochure, but does she have the qualifications to provide a good marketing translation for your company brochure? Does she know the specific terms of your organization and market?
For example, a translator who is skilled in translating texts for the automotive industry will not be familiar with texts full of medical jargon. So if you want a professional translation, choose a professional translation supplier. All …