Personal Website

Content Marketing

Hi, SFT-ers! I have run a webinar about content marketing for freelance translators recently and I’d like to share the content of this webinar with those how did not have a chance to take part in a live session.  Today you will learn how to create a comprehensive content marketing strategy and implement it to your existing or future website.

In this webinar, we will consider three main stages of CM: Creation, Publishing, and Distribution of content.

This webinar is sponsored by Smartcat. So if you are looking for a reliable solution for your daily translation tasks — check out Smartcat. It’s free!

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How to Choose the Best WP Theme for a Translator’s Website

Choosing a WP theme is an important step during creation of a website for your freelance translation business. The theme is a visual representation of your website data and depending on theme functionality you will be able to create everything from simple blog to complex company portal. However, your goal is to create a website with several sections required for representation of your freelance translation business. Continue reading

Some time ago Dmitry Kornyukhov and Elena Tereshchenkova invited me to take part in a live talk show about translation and translators – BlabbingTranslators. Unfortunately, Elena was away. This time, Dmitry and I were talking about websites for translators. Today I would like to share a video record of this episode. In addition, before the show, Dmitry prepared a list of questions to discuss during this episode. We managed to cover many of them during the show, however, some questions fell out of the one-hour limit. For this reason, I decided to publish a textual form of questions with answers in addition to the video. In this post, you will find the answers to the most common questions about a personal website if you never built a website before and want to start one soon. Continue reading