5 Factors Affecting Translation Cost You May Not Know

The Question: How much will my translation cost? The Answer: It depends! Not all translation projects are created equal. Translation projects can range from simple documents to medical consent forms to localizing entire websites. In general, the following 5 factors play the largest roles in determining the overall price of a translation project: 1.    Language […]


5 Factors Affecting Translation Cost You May Not Know (Repost Aug 2015)

This posted in 2013 by a former employee Cori Grandle. The information is so good it bears repeating…. The Question: How much will my translation cost? The Answer: It depends! Not all translation projects are created equal. Translation projects can range from simple documents to medical consent forms to localizing entire websites. In general, the […]


5 Factors Affecting Translation Cost You May Not Know (repost)

The Question: How much will my translation cost? The Answer: It depends! Not all translation projects are created equal. Translation projects can range from simple documents to medical consent forms to localizing entire websites. In general, the following 5 factors play the largest roles in determining the overall price of a translation project: 1.    Language […]


Legal Translation Services Cost

Why are legal translations more expensive? Before I get into the details of legal translation services cost, I want you to consider an example of legal text. The following comes from a summary judgement from Celotex Corp. v. Catrett – 477 U.S. 317 (1986). I selected a random paragraph so that we can see what […]


Translation Rates – 6 Easy Steps to get Quality and Value

Here are six steps to follow to improve your translation rates and maintain value. 1. Translate only what you need. Is your manual 200 pages? See if you can cut it down.  It will save you time and money on your translation project. Longer documents naturally translate to higher translation rates. 2. Use images where […]


Medical Translation Services & Costs – What You Need to Know

Do you need a medical document translated?  Maybe you are just wondering how much medical translation services costs. Here are a few things to consider when shopping for a medical translation services.  If you keep these questions in mind, you will have a better idea of how much to pay for a translation.  As always, […]


Translation Rates and Fees | Download Free Pricing Guide

There are a variety factors that can affect translation rates. Thankfully, there are plenty of things you can do to get a good idea of how much your translation should cost before you even contact anyone. To clarify, I will be discussing human translation, not machine translation. There will be other blogs about the few […]