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Hire a freelance translator for the professional skills you need to translate your content from one language to another. A professional translator can take your content and translate it accurately while remaining true to its meaning and tone.

From websites to personal letters, a professional translator can help you reach out to potential customers in their own language or learn what someone else is trying to communicate to you. Some of the most common translation languages are Spanish, French, German, Chinese, Japanese, but you can find a professional translator for any language into English, or vice versa.

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Last updated: February 1, 2015

  • Italian Translator, SEO Copy and Creative Writer.

    Hello! I am a 30 years old professional web writer, SEO copy and English to Italian translator born, raised and based in Italy. I'm here to help you with your translation, brand naming or your new blog waiting to … more

    Hello! I am a 30 years old professional web writer, SEO copy and English to Italian translator born, raised and based in Italy. I'm here to help you with your translation, brand naming or your new blog waiting to be filled with nice contents. I also offer quality control and editing services. As an English to Italian translator, I specialize in the adaptation of creative content such as movies and TV series subtitles, advertising / packaging texts, localization of websites and games. I collaborate with the translation agency ZDL providing translations and quality control for American movies subtitles. As a SEO copywriter, I specialize in corporate blogging, web writing (music/cinema/culture), naming and editing of web content. I have experience in product naming and packaging texts editing in the field of food. Combining my translation and SEO copywriting skills, I provide SEO performant localization of product listings, online campaigns, web content in general. I have a great capacity of finding creative solutions when working under strict characters limits or with colloquial/slang phrases, and to adapt the language and style to the context and to my client's voice. Thanks to my understanding of HTML and PHP , I can easily translate strings via tools such as Lingohub, Phrase and Crowdin without affecting the code. I can work with SDL Trados, OmegaT, Wordpress. I am used to quickly learn new softwares and online tools. Outside oDesk, I collaborate with the Italian communication agency Kreativehouse in the role of creative writer and translator (Ita>Eng and viceversa). I write about coffee and Italian culture for Filicori Zecchini's corporate blog and about cinema, music and Italian culture for the storytelling project weloooooveit.com. I translate texts about fashion illustration and marketing. I am the Italian contributor for the international music website beehy.pe. COMPUTER SKILLS: WordPress, HTML, Adobe Photoshop, MS Office, Open Office, OmegaT, Jubler, VSS. Years-long experience in community managing. Mac user with possibility of using a Windows PC if needed. ACADEMIC BACKGROUND: BA in Comparative Literature (Foreign Languages, Literary Translation) MA in Cinema, TV and Multimedia (Film Studies, Marketing, New Media). MORE ABOUT ME: I am not on oDesk just to round up. I am a full-time professional translator and writer willing to make new, stimulating work experiences and create solid bounds with clients from all over the world. My competence and my commitment to work are in proportion to my openness and courtesy and I pride myself of the great relationships built with all of my clients. Let's work together!  less

    translation translation-english-italian creative-writing content-writing seo adobe-photoshop 00 more less
    • $17.78 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 104 HOURS
    • ITALY
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 4 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • TH/EN Highly Skilled Translator / SEO expert

    I have 4-year experiences in relevant roles of translator, website production and marketing. I have good creative writing skills and am specialised in Translation from Thai and English, vice versa. I hold an MSc Marketing Management from the University of … more

    I have 4-year experiences in relevant roles of translator, website production and marketing. I have good creative writing skills and am specialised in Translation from Thai and English, vice versa. I hold an MSc Marketing Management from the University of Southampton, UK and a BA in English from Thammasat University. I am a full-time worker in marketing. I am seeking for freelance work as a project in translation and marketing which leads to develop my communication skills and creativity. Please feel free to contact me at any time.  less

    translation-thai-english translation-english-thai seo google-searching copywriting facebook-marketing social-media-marketing translation 00 more less
    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • NO FEEDBACK GIVEN
    • 10 HOURS
    • THAILAND
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 6 TESTS
  • Programming, SEO, Social media & Marketing

    I have been working as project manager since 2011. My responsibilities are to handle all tasks what come from company owners, share them to our employees and check the results. I have a small company as well, where my programmers … more

    I have been working as project manager since 2011. My responsibilities are to handle all tasks what come from company owners, share them to our employees and check the results. I have a small company as well, where my programmers work in their free time. I am an IT enginner, I finished my College at Budapest, Hungary. Over the past 4 years I have developed many marketing concepts as well, including the redesign of our main websites, handling our media events and parties (offlince and online promotions), developing our coupons and discount. I have up-to-date SEO and social media knowledge, our main websites get many customers from satellite sites. We are active on Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Google Plus, Pinterest and Reddit. All of our employees were recruited by me, I found our programmers, designers, article writers, seo and social media workers on the internet. I have worked with employees from almost whole Europe, from German to Ukraine, from Spain to Romania. We can help you to develop your newly launched website, introducing it to the market via SEO and Social media. All of our programmers are Wordpress expert, and they know the latest web technologies, including PHP5, CSS3, JQuery, Javascript and much more. Please check our portfolio for the details. We are available through Skype as well!  less

    translation-english-hungarian php css psd-to-html html phpmyadmin mysql database-programming translation hungarian proofreading 00 more less
    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 378 HOURS
    • HUNGARY
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 7 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • A Doctorate researcher in English+ Arabic native speaker

    Dear sir, I am a native Arabic speaker who has been working as an English translator and instructor for eight years. I have a master degree in English instruction and currently researching for my doctorate degree. I gained great experiences … more

    Dear sir, I am a native Arabic speaker who has been working as an English translator and instructor for eight years. I have a master degree in English instruction and currently researching for my doctorate degree. I gained great experiences working in very prestigious places: the British Institute for languages, The American Institute for languages, the higher institute of computers, and Isis institute for tourism, Egypt.  less

    web-design audio-editing video-editing seo translation microsoft-word microsoft-excel microsoft-powerpoint microsoft-access frontpage adobe-photoshop 00 more less
    • $15.56 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.6
    • 64 HOURS
    • EGYPT
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 10 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 10 TESTS
  • Reliable Writer, Translator and SEO Specialist

    As a native speaker of Greek and Dutch and fluent in English I can translate anything, from technical specifications to literary texts. I also do Copywriting and Creative Writing in all three languages. I have a strong background in IT … more

    As a native speaker of Greek and Dutch and fluent in English I can translate anything, from technical specifications to literary texts. I also do Copywriting and Creative Writing in all three languages. I have a strong background in IT, as I have worked as an Oracle DBA and a programmer for more than 12 years, but for the last 5 years my main job has been Web Design, Web marketing and SEO. I have strong communicative skills, can work well both in a team and solo and I learn fast. Satisfaction guaranteed!  less

    content-writing translation dutch translation-english-greek translation-greek-english seo 00 more less
    • $24.44 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 101 HOURS
    • GREECE
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 3 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 15 TESTS
  • Translator Dutch-French-English-German

    I am a native Dutch speaker with master degree in translation (Dutch, French, German) and 7 years of relevant experience as a communication specialist and translator in an international B2B environment. My specialities are business, sales and marketing oriented articles … more

    I am a native Dutch speaker with master degree in translation (Dutch, French, German) and 7 years of relevant experience as a communication specialist and translator in an international B2B environment. My specialities are business, sales and marketing oriented articles, technical and financial documents. I provide translations from French, German and English to Dutch. Translations are literal if necessary, but always adapted to fit the language and culture of the target audience. I am highly motivated, dedicated and confident.  less

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    • $16.67 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6 HOURS
    • GERMANY
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 3 TESTS
  • SEO Senior Consultant

    SEO&Digital Marketing Consultant at one of the most important companies in Spain (the-cocktail.com/en). More than 3 years of experience in Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Marketing and Digital Marketing. My mother tongue is Spanish and I can … more

    SEO&Digital Marketing Consultant at one of the most important companies in Spain (the-cocktail.com/en). More than 3 years of experience in Search Engine Optimization, Search Engine Marketing and Digital Marketing. My mother tongue is Spanish and I can speak English fluently.  less

    seo seo-keyword-research sem internet-marketing translation 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 0 HOURS
    • SPAIN
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 0 TESTS
  • Native Chinese Translator, College Assitant Professor, Marketing Pro

    *Who Am I* - Native Chinese Translator with more than 8 years of translation and adaption experience; - Assistant Professor with 13 years of teaching experience for college students majoring in Business and English; - Marketing Pro with strong marketing and economic law … more

    *Who Am I* - Native Chinese Translator with more than 8 years of translation and adaption experience; - Assistant Professor with 13 years of teaching experience for college students majoring in Business and English; - Marketing Pro with strong marketing and economic law education background and proven work records; - Internet-Marketing Specialist with 1 year industry experience; and - Freelance writer with literary works published. * What I Can Do for You* - Translation: English to Chinese/Mandarin translation, proofreading, adaption and trans-creation. Specialty areas cover Marketing (esp. Internet Marketing), Education, Business, Law, Telecommunications, Electronics &IT. - Writing: copywriting, creative writing, technical writing, soft text, blog creation and writing, e-book production, forum posting - Internet-marketing: Chinese Wordpress, keywords development, Chinese SEO, Chinese SEM (Chinese local search engine ads), Chinese SMM, Chinese local C2C research or sourcing, Chinese local B2B research or sourcing, industry websites promotion, social bookmarking, e-mail marketing, SNS marketing, links exchange, SEO analysis - Sales & Marketing: China market research, sourcing, factory research * Why Me* *Why Hire Me as a Translator* - Over the past 8 years, I have translated more than 10 million words for such major clients as Dun & Brastreet, TNS, State Information Center of China, Dell, FedEx, Dow, Giesecke & Devrient, Kotler, IATA, K&L Gates, Huawei, ZTE, Motorola and Textappeal). Trust me like they trust me as a skillful and professional craftsman in revitalizing language power and adding real value to language in translation and adaption! *Why Hire Me as a Marketing Consultant or Sourcing Agent* - My comprehensive education and training background covering business and trade, Economic Law and Internet Marketing, 6 years of teaching experience in using such textbooks as Steven P. Robinson's Management, Philip Kotler's Principles of Marketing, George Belch and Michael Belch's Advertising and Promotion: An Integrated Marketing Communications Perspective, Top 10% scores in oDesk marketing tests, and 1 year industry experience in At0086.com, the largest integrated service portal for foreigners coming to China and a foreign trade company render me unique market insights esp. into the import and export market, making me your best partner helping you enter China market, source from China, do market researches and factory researches, etc. *Why Hire Me as a Web Marketing Specialist* - In the past year (Jan. 2011-Dec.2011), I was sent by my college to work in a foreign-oriented service company (At0086.com) and a foreign trade company in an exchange program. I worked as the Head of Editing & Promotion and Head of Internet Marketing and Business Development respectively, earning hands-on experience in webpage design, UI review, web content provision, SEO, SEM, SMM,SNS marketing, email marketing, blog marketing, B2B marketing, ads copywriting, and creative marketing. *Why Hire Me as a Copywriter* - My B.A. in Business and Trade English, M.A. in English Language and Literature, 13 years of teaching experience for college English majors and Top 10% scores in oDesk tests for writing professionals are strong evidence of my mastery of English language and writing. - My intrinsic interest in Chinese literature, my enormous Chinese reading list and never-ceasing Chinese literary works creation experience render me deeper understanding of Chinese language and better writing techniques than average Chinese.  less

    translation copywriting localization translation-english-chinese mandarin proofreading copy-editing creative-writing technical-writing blog-writing forum-posting internet-marketing wordpress seo-keyword-research seo sem social-media-marketing social-bookmarking email-marketing 00 more less
    • $22.22 HOURLY RATE
    • 5.0
    • 6 HOURS
    • CHINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 9 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
  • Translator and Article Writer

    My expertise is in the field of language, with plenty of translation, editing, and search engine optimization article writing experience. My passion is to provide you with quality, original work at the lowest costs possible in the shortest amount of … more

    My expertise is in the field of language, with plenty of translation, editing, and search engine optimization article writing experience. My passion is to provide you with quality, original work at the lowest costs possible in the shortest amount of time. As a native speaker of both English and Chinese, I am willing to take responsibility of any English or Chinese language-related projects, including translation, editing, rewriting, and writing projects (SEO, LSI, how-to, content, etc.) at the lowest possible reasonable price while maintaining the level of excellence that is expected of any writing professional.  less

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    • $10.00 HOURLY RATE
    • 4.9
    • 0 HOURS
    • CHINA
    • LAST ACTIVE
    • 0 PORTFOLIO ITEMS
    • 5 TESTS
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