Translation companies & Media services

“It is no secret that Asian languages have become an important part of the global cultural and economic landscape. Given China’s position as a dominant economic force, with its 1.411…

5 successful marketing strategies for Asia-Pacific region

Establishing a business within the Asian-Pacific region requires a high level of knowledge for the local markets and culture, unprecedented in any other part of the world.  We have previously…

Why Japanese repair with gold?

“Again we travel to the land of the rising sun.” Have you ever heard of the term “kintsugi”? Even Japanese beginners can easily dissect the word – “kin” meaning gold…

Key essentials on Project Management in the translation industry

Excellence in Project management is the essence of a good translation company. Every successful LSP has an internal system organizing the efficiency of the translation process. Being a company that…

6 facts about the Chinese language you’ve always wondered about

“Few languages are as enticing and captivating as Chinese. With over a billion speakers around the world, this ancient language influences the world’s cultural, economic and political landscape. Regardless of…

Standing out from the crowd: A Translator’s guide to digital marketing

With a large number of in-house translators and an experienced team of project managers, we at 1-StopAsia know a thing or two about how freelancers can build a reputable image…

Similarities, despite the differences. What connects the East and the West?

“Humans are creatures driven by the idea of development. In this sense, different people have developed differently, which is very logical since progress is affected by desire and ambition as…

5 peculiar facts about Japanese language you might find surprising

Asian languages have always intrigued and fascinated people. Some of them have been brave enough to try and learn an Asian language but most of us cowered before their complexity…

Trends On Asian Languages Translations Summary Till July 2018 – Part 2

“This is PART 2 of the Trends in Asian translations summary up to July 2018.” CHAPTER II – SOURCE LANGUAGES Asian languages as a Source language The situation with the…

Indigenous languages – preserving culture and national heritage in modern days

“Language is an important part of people’s everyday lives and relationships- what are the consequences we face by allowing for indigenous languages to disappear and why is it important to…

Trends On Languages Asian Translations Summary Till July.2018 – Part 1

“It is the beginning of August and with this comes the possibility to look back at half of 2018.” With going into the second half of 2018 it is a…

Asia on focus: Origami – the art of translating your thoughts

“You may wonder what the origami has in common with the translation industry…” The answer is pretty obvious – the message. The translation industry is helping to understand one language…

Neural Machine Translation – the newest technology explained

“Neural Machine Translation is the latest development in Machine Translation – what does this technology mean for the future of the translation industry and what are the best implementation practices?”…

How to overcome the language barrier in international business

Language barriers can create insurmountable challenges for businesses’ overseas operations. How can they be surpassed in order for a reputable brand image and smooth communication to be established? Today’s global…

TOP 5 essentials on Social Marketing for translation companies

“How can a B2B company create a successful Social Media strategy to generate revenue and increase traffic?” Long gone are the days when Social Media platforms were used only for…

Asia on focus: Rainforest world music festival

“An Asian Summer Festival that speaks wonders trough music” Finally, the summer is here, the sun is shining outside, temperatures are rising and we catch ourselves daydreaming about new destinations…

Trends and Predictions in Digital Marketing – 2018

“The latest trends in digital marketing for 2018 and how can they be implemented for a successful communication between businesses and their customers” Nowadays, no brand is bigger than its…

Localizing your slogan – is it the way to global success?

How can businesses expanding into new markets benefit from the translation and localization of their slogan? A slogan is one of the main differentiating points for businesses – it’s a…

Korean Language Translation – Predictions for bright Future

In recent years, Korean pop culture, including music, movies, and TV dramas, has experienced new-found popularity in the West. Consequently, there has been an increased interest towards the Korean language…

Translation VS. Localization – what is the difference?

With the ongoing process of globalization, the days when the translation industry’s practices were limited to only communicating a text’s meaning from a source to a target language are behind…

What holds back businesses from succeeding in China?

China’s rapid economic growth over the past 30 years has had a significant global impact. Accounting for 18% of the world’s GDP in 2017, the Chinese economy has already surpassed…

Localizing your Social Media Content: What you need to know

With over 3 billion global users, social media has become an important part of communicating online and, as such, more and more businesses have integrated it into their marketing strategies.…

How the traveling and translation industries can be mutually beneficial

Despite the economic hardships of the past decades, the travel and tourism industries are continuously growing, and, in 2017, their total contribution to the GDP has been evaluated to be…

7 tips on how to sell better your translation services

The translation industry is a highly competitive field, and as such, it can be difficult to stand out from other competitors and gain credibility. Nowadays, having good communication and language…

Glocalization – why global brands should think locally?

Why global businesses should focus on their localization strategies and what is the role of translation in establishing a brand’s presence internationally? The best tips for taking advantage of glocalization are here...

GDPR – What is it and what should we know about it?

How best to protect the autonomy of personal data in this new digital era has been an important issue, both in the political and business spheres. For translation companies, the…

Latest trends in the growing Chinese e-commerce market

China is the country with the most e-commerce activity in the world today. With an online consumer spend of $750 billion (2016), it has established its dominance over the Western…

9 Tips on How to Develop your translation Business

The translation industry has not only remained unaffected by economic recession, but it has also experienced growth despite events such as the worldwide financial crisis. As businesses are looking to…

7 ways to avoid getting scammed in the translation industry

Translator scammers are, unfortunately, quite a common occurrence in today’s translation industry, especially with the rise of Internet communication. Their whole fraudulent scheme most often revolves around the use of…

How Transcreation Is Changing Marketing Globally

In today’s world of convergence and multi-platform business operations, 45.6% of US-based businesses are looking to enter into new markets and expand existing operations overseas (42%).  With more and more…