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The site guidance center is a place for you to learn how to get the most out of your experience.

Getting the most out of is easy, and the main approaches to meeting new clients are outlined in the winning strategies:

  1. Membership
  2. A strong, professional profile
  3. Collaboration and participation in term help
  4. Specialization
  5. Taking part in the Certified PRO Network

The site guidance center is aimed at helping you to apply these strategies. Use this area to:


Find out where you appear in the freelance directory

The directory of freelance translators and interpreters is a searchable database of translators and interpreters that are registered at This directory is the most popular in the translation industry, and represents the primary means that outsourcers use to find translators and interpreters at


Learn how to improve your directory listing to attract clients' attention

Directory search results are broken into two layers: the first set consists of (paying) members, and the second set consists of non-paying registrants. By default, each set of results is ordered by KudoZ points, with the members with higher KudoZ point totals (in the language pair and field searched) placed closer to the top.


Check resources to learn how to stand out from the crowd

There are several resources at to show you how to get the most out of the site. These include articles, videos, blog posts, webinars and more!



Receive assistance from site guides and site staff's mission is to provide tools and opportunities that translators, translation companies, and others in the language industry can use to network, expand their businesses, improve their work and have fun. site guides and site staff are here to help you with this.





Guidance center
The guidance center is a place for you to learn how to get the most out of your experience