CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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A Beginners Guide to LinkedIn for Translators

LinkedIn is the most popular professional networking platform. Professional because it is almost exclusively used for business networking purposes (much like Xing, see the last chapter of our eBook). This does not make LinkedIn a niche network though. It is a fast growing platform and it is also very profitable as a business. It continues to innovate and acquire (for example …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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7 aspects of the Freelance Lifestyle

Here are some aspects I found very useful when working as a freelancer. Some of these are quite general, while others are catered to freelance translators (but still applicable for all freelancers I think). This is by no means a complete list but just some pointers for people who wanna get started as a freelancer or things even an experienced …

CEO and founder of Lingohub. Envisioning a multilingual digital world. Email me if you have questions about how Lingohub can help you take your products global.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Google Plus for Translators

Among social networks, Google Plus (or Google+) is a still treated a bit like a stepchild, also among translators. It is still fairly new, and it works completely differently than the other established social networks, such as Facebook, Twitter or even LinkedIn (which is highly popular among translators). Having been a Google Plus user since its opening to the public, …