#BlabbingTranslators on websites for translators feat. @RusTranPro Season 1, Episode 9




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    Hey guys,

    Here’s a recap and recording of one of our recent blabs with Simon Akhrameev.

    Simon is a native Russian translator offering website & app translation services, specializing in technical, legal, and marketing translations. Simon is the author of russiantranslator.pro – blog about freelance translation business.

    In 2010, Simon graduated from Kyrgyz-Russian Slavic University in Bishkek with a Specialist Degree in Linguistics. He started his translation career in 2007 as a freelance translator, then worked as a full-time technical translator in gold mining company. Since 2013 he shifted back to freelancing.

    In this blab we’re talking about websites for translators and cover such topics as:

    • Choosing domain name for your website;
    • Finding a reliable hosting provider;
    • WordPress content management system;
    • Finding and choosing WordPress themes (free vs. paid);
    • Promoting your website;
    • SEO;
    • Content marketing and blogs;
    • Email marketing;
    • Social media marketing;

    …and much more!

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    Useful links:

    Hosting sites:

    –          Hostgator

    –          SiteGround

    –          Bluehost

    WordPress Tutorials for beginners

    How to create and grow blogs: www.problogger.net

    Nice blog with blogging tips coschedule.com

    Blog about analytics and marketing: blog.kissmetrics.com

    Free WordPress plugins

    Premium themes and plugins: Elegantthemes.com, Themeforest.net

    Keyword search tools: Keywordtool.io, Adwords

    Google webmasters: tools for webmasters. Track your site’s search performance with Google Search Console and browse around for Google Webmasters support, learning and community resources.

    Google analytics – Get the data you need to make intelligent marketing and business decisions with Google Analytics

    New training website for translators by Simon: http://successfulfreelancetranslator.com/

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    Dmitry Kornyukhov

    About Dmitry Kornyukhov

    Founder of The Open Mic. English-Russian Translator. Video game localization specialist. Helping small and medium-sized businesses go global. Loving every minute of it.

    2 thoughts on “#BlabbingTranslators on websites for translators feat. @RusTranPro

      1. You’re welcome, Simon! It was a real pleasure to blab with you about website, you know how passionate I am about this topic :) I think we shared a lot of valuable tips and I hope this blab will help our fellow translators who’re just starting out with web-development.

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