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  Megan Waters

Faces of Gengo: Marina C.

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After working briefly as an air hostess following her time in school, Marina considers herself lucky to be able to do what she truly loves: translating. Having lived in Budapest, Málaga, Malta and Cork, this Face of Gengo is now back …

  Sarah Siwak

Get our fact sheet on cross-border ecommerce

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Do you have your facts straight about cross-border ecommerce?

While resources to help companies of all sizes sell overseas are abundant, few companies ensure visitors can navigate sites and listings in their customers’ native languages. Identify gaps in your overseas strategy with our …

  Megan Waters

A Year in Review, as told by our translators

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Sometimes, it’s the smallest things that mean the most.

We built Gengo to help the world communicate freely, to help people connect and share special moments together. This year, in place of a year-end company report, we asked our global translator community to …

  Megan Waters

Faces of Gengo: Alex

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Alex grew up in what she describes as a “world of her own” in Russia and later moved to London, where she still resides. A Russian to English translator, this Face of Gengo is a self-professed diehard introvert but is …

  Jay Trinidad

New! Translate from Canadian French to English

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Starting today, users can order translation in our newest language pair, Canadian French to English, both online and through our API. We also offer translation from English to French (both Metropolitan and Canadian dialects) and many others—see the full list here.

Looking for …

  Sarah Siwak

Price Change in Pounds, Euros

Starting Friday, January 23, Gengo pricing for users ordering in Pound Sterling and Euro will change slightly to adjust to current exchange rates. …

  Sarah Siwak

Happy New Year! Explore our six most popular posts from 2014

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Whether you’re building a translation strategy from scratch, want to start a career in translation or are just curious about tech, we want for you to find the answers you need on the Gengo blog. Our most popular posts …

  Emily Benson

Countdown to Going Global, #12: Kaizen! Optimize

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Ultimately, expanding overseas is about increasing revenue. Right after your global launch, however, progress might be harder to see. Our final tip, #12, is all about measuring and improving what you do well:…

  Emily Benson

Countdown to Going Global, #11: Round it out with multilingual support

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With traffic to your site growing and international orders on the rise, support inquiries are bound to spike as well. Tip #11 will help you extend the same fluid multilingual experience to customer support, as you try to answer:…

  Sarah Siwak

Countdown to Going Global, #10: Create a great global growth machine

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Tip #10 is all about growth.…

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