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A freelance translator interprets content from one language into another language while ensuring that the meaning and context of the original content remains intact. The job of a translator also involves creating term dictionaries or glossaries. Translators can be specialized in two or more languages and you can hire the one that specializes in your preferred languages.

Work of a Translator

You can hire skilled freelancers online who perform translation for a wide range of material. The typical work of a translator includes:

  • Reading documents
  • Creating copies
  • Editing copies
  • Preparing summaries
  • Using translation software or freelance translation website

An online freelance translator can be hired to translate materials including books, articles, reports, letters and much more in the languages of your preference.

What to Expect from a Freelance Translator?

An experienced and qualified freelance translator has the following key responsibilities:

  • Translating content from different formats including textual, audio and video
  • Translating documentation of different types including literary, commercial, research, scientific, technical and educational
  • Reading through or listening/viewing the material, ensuring that they fully understand the meaning and context, and ensuring that the original meaning is preserved
  • Using freelance translation website, software and additional tools to support and enrich the translation process
  • Ensuring adherence to standard practices to address both ethical and legal requirements

You can also get a freelancer who specializes in your niche and has knowledge of and experience in the relevant field. The freelance translator should have a proven track record of meeting client satisfaction and deadlines.

On Guru, you can evaluate the qualifications, experience and reviews before you hire a translator online. Get insights into their ability to complete your task with dexterity by checking their portfolio and reviews.

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Milestones are like checkpoints you create to ensure you're happy with the work every step of the way. Build as many milestones into your job as you want — set a due date for each milestone and the amount to be paid.

Pay by Task

Pay for a single completed task, however big or small. Create and assign tasks for work as needed, and generate invoices from each task once they are completed.

Pay by the Hour

Track progress with ease and confidently pay freelancers by the hour. Use our TimeTracker software to see in the moment updates of work being done. Hiring multiple freelancers for your job? Stay organized with a breakdown of each freelancer's hourly rate and time tracked.

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Easily pay your go-to freelancers on an ongoing basis. Set up to four recurring payment rules for any given job — pay every week, every other week, every month, or every quarter. Stop or Resume payments at any point with just a click of a button.

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