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How to create from scratch a free professional website for Translators – no need to know any difficult HTML, ASP or PHP language

Format: Webinar presentations
Topic: Software, tools & computing

Course summary
Start time:May 11 15:00 GMT     Add to calendar

Duration: 120 minutes.

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The webinar video will be emailed to all registered and paid users within one working week after the training. Even if you do not attend the online session you will still have unlimited access to the video recording and training materials within one working week after the course.

Important: Those who purchase a seat in advance may be able to pay an "early bird" or cheaper price, and those that confirm participation later or last minute, may likely get to pay a higher fee. In some training sessions a price increase based on the number of registrants may also apply, i.e. the first 15 registered pay one price, the next 10 pay a a slightly higher price etc.


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Language:English
Summary:- Learn how to create your own Professional Business Website and promote your translation services throughout the internet - Create and manage your brand new Domain Name - Choose a unique and compelling domain-name to impress your clients - Knowledge of tough langauges like HTML, ASP or PHP is not required
Description
This will be a 2 hour training course which will teach you how to create and manage your own Professional Business Website, starting from scratch and without requiring any specific knowledge of HTML, ASP or PHP tricky and difficult language language.

Immediately after the course you will be able to start working on your website and will be amazed how easy it is to create and manage it.

You will also be taught how to select and use your domain name and manage its DNS connection.
Everything will be explained and taught with simple terminology and easy step by step examples.

Training plan:

- Create an account with your CMS (Content Management System)
- Select templates, graphics and layout
- Enter and manage text, images, videos, forms, purchaising facilities, downloading features, etc..
- Select a domain name and how to assign it to your website
- How to let someone else modify and manage your website


Target audience
Freelancers starting their own business in the translation industry
Professional Translators who wish to manage their own personal or professional business website
New Translators who wish to advertise their own services throughout the internet
Learning objectives
You will learn how to set up you CMS (Content Management System) in order to create your own professional business website
You will learn how to choose and set up your domain name along with its connected mail boxes
Add and modify text, images, videos, forms and other multimedia items in your website
Prerequisites
General IT knowledge: how to manage folders and files
No specific HTML, PHP, ASP markup languages are required
Program
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- Create an account with your CMS
- Select templates, graphics and layout
- Enter and manage text, images, videos, forms, purchaising facilities, downloading features, etc..
- Select a domain name and how to assign it to your website
- How to let someone else modify and manage your website
Software and system requirements (click to expand)
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For PC-based Users:

• Required: Windows 7 – Windows 10
• Required: Google Chrome v39 or later; Mozilla Firefox v34 or later; Internet Explorer v8 or later (JavaScript™ and Java™ enabled)
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)


For Mac®-based Users:

• Mac OS X 10.8 (Mountain Lion) – 10.11 (El Capitan)
• Required: Microsoft Edge; Apple Safari v6 or later
• Required software: GoToWebinar desktop app; JavaScript enabled
• NOT required: Microphone - attendees can communicate with the trainer through incorporated chat.

• Internet Connection Required: 1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
• Recommended: 2GB or more of RAM (recommended)

Join from Android

• Operating system: Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later
• Internet connection: 3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
• Software: Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store



Recommendations

• For the visual section of the training course, we recommend that you have a 64kbps link. This means using an ISDN line or Broadband. Wireless connection is NOT recommended.
• For the audio section of the training course, we recommend that you have a headset or speakers.
• We recommend that you log in 30 minutes in advance of the start time to prepare for the training course.

Courses will be open half an hour before the start time. Please login before the start time to ensure that everything on your system is working correctly.
Registration and payment information (click to expand)
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To purchase your seat at this session please click on the "buy" button. Available slots are limited and will be assigned to registered and paid participants as soon as payment is reported. Early payment is advised in order to secure participation. Allow some time for payment processing if you are paying by wire transfer.

Important: Those that purchase a seat in advance may be able to pay an "early bird" or cheaper price, and those that confirm participation later or last minute, may likely get to pay a higher fee. In some training sessions a price increase based on the number of registrants may also apply, i.e. the first 15 registered pay one price, the next 10 pay a a slightly higher price etc.

Early payment is advised in order to secure participation and help reach the course minimum participation - unfortunately, courses may occasionally be cancelled or rescheduled, if the confirmed participation in advance is very low.
Trainer
 Paolo Sebastiani    View feedback | View all courses
Bio: Paolo Sebastiani is an English-Italian, French-Italian and German-Italian Professional Translator with over 15 years of experience in Italy and abroad. He obtained his first University degree in Foreign Languages and Literatures at the University of Urbino in 1991 and his second University degree in Political Studies, at the same University in the year 2000. He founded his Translation Agency, Eurolingua, in 1994 and since then has been working as translator, interpreter and Cat-Tool official Trainer. He has organized many in-person training courses about Wordfast, SDL Trados and Atril Dejavu in different Italian towns and as a ProZ.com Professional Trainer, has run many Wordfast-PRO, Wordfast-Classic and Wordfast-Anywhere training sessions for progressive knowledge acquisition with excellent feedbacks.
Paolo lives in Rimini, Italy
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