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  Megan Waters

Faces of Gengo: Ana

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Although Ana has only lived for a few months outside her home country of Portugal, she translates across four language pairs: English to Portuguese, French to Portuguese, Spanish to Portuguese and Portuguese to English. Outside of a short-lived childhood dream …

  Emily Benson

Gengo-dō: Tokyo in bloom

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Spring is here in Japan! Sakura (桜), or cherry blossoms, are now in full bloom around the world, prompting sakura viewing parties and excursions known as hanami (花見) here in Japan and abroad. To celebrate, Japanese residents head to the closest …

  Amber Bushman

Faces of Gengo: Nick

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Nick’s road to translation began in high school when he began studying Japanese. While living in Sapporo after college, he took his love for the language one step further, translating real estate documents for Australian ski lovers. Nick now resides …

  Megan Waters

Snapshots from Gengo’s first-ever translator meetup

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Just this week we hosted our first translator meetup here in Shibuya with our Tokyo-based translators. A true representation of our over 14,000-member community, the invitees comprised a diverse group of translators who had traveled from all across Tokyo, and …

  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. …

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