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Category: communication

Voice-Over vs Subtitles vs CC: Pros & Cons

  • June 24, 2022
  • by livingproofcreative

Video content is a powerful communication tool and one of the most popular mediums available. From entertainment to education, companies are using video to reach global audiences. However, visual content… read more

Transcreation vs Translation: What Are the Differences Between Transcreation & Translation?

  • May 6, 2022
  • by livingproofcreative

They aren’t quite homophones, yet the words transcreation and translation are so similar in spelling and sound that they are often confused. However, they have distinct differences. In fact, when… read more

Translation Memory: Definition & Proper Usage

  • May 3, 2022
  • by Dynamic Language

Translation of content between languages can be tricky. We see misfires all the time, and it can either be hilarious, offensive, or just plain embarrassing – depending on who is… read more

Overcoming Communication Barriers with Non-English Patients

  • December 26, 2018
  • by Dynamic Language

Over the past 15 years, the number of ESL/no English patients that doctors have been seeing has increased exponentially. With this in mind, here is a list of best practices… read more

The Dangers of Not Using Qualified Medical Interpreters and Translators

  • December 26, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

Not being able to speak in the same language as the people around you makes navigating through daily life complicated, but it’s more than a nuisance when you’re not well. Not being… read more

Planning an Event for All Audiences: Best Practices for Simultaneous Interpreting [Infographic]

  • November 3, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

When you are planning an event for a multilingual audience you must consider all parties involved. Everyone knows that clear communication is important to any successful business, however, this becomes… read more

Planning for Multilingual Communication When Disaster Strikes

  • October 31, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

The 2017 hurricane season was unusually busy, and the United States suffered several direct hits in just a few weeks. Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic flooding in Eastern Texas, quickly followed… read more

28 Boring Words to Ditch and Use These Instead [Infographic]

  • October 12, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

Bored of using the same words over and over again in your writing? Yes? Then it is likely your readers are bored too.

Google Announces Real-Time Translation with GBoard

  • March 14, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

Google has announced several upgrades to its new Android keyboard. The Gboard now has the ability to do automatic translation. As you type, the new Google Translate integration will translate… read more

How to Say I Love You In Other Languages

  • February 14, 2017
  • by Dynamic Language

Love is a universal language but the words I love you vary significantly across the globe.  Here are just a few examples of how to say “I love you” in… read more