#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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Founder of The Open Mic. Video game localization specialist. I help video game developers, game publishers and localization studios bring their projects to the Russian-speaking gaming community.

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

    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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