International Translation Day 2017

Join for a FREE event on September 26-27th celebrating International Translation Day! 50+ hours of content, Chat, Live Q&A & more. Join 1,000's of linguists from around the globe as celebrates International Translation Day.

Click for Full Participation

Web writing for translators: the complete 2015 crash course
Thread poster: Anne Diamantidis

Anne Diamantidis  Identity Verified
Local time: 19:35
Member (2007)
English to French
+ ...
Jun 16, 2015

Dear colleagues,

With the constantly growing volumes of information online, and the ever-changing policies and algorithms of search engines, standing out in the virtual world is more and more challenging.

We’ve all heard about positioning, ranking, and all the fancy words so-called gurus love; we all know that “content is king”, and that is should be “valuable”. Still, keeping up in this mutable world is tough, and many website owners are struggling to getting back to the higher rankings they enjoyed before the game-changing updates Google made to its search algorithms.

Whether you’re looking for smart ways to brush up your online presence and boost your ranking in 2015, or searching for a comprehensive course to guide you through your first steps in online communication, the web writing crash course can help.

In the first part, we discuss the fundamentals of SEO, and some useful techniques you can implement to create valuable content to please readers and web crawlers alike. Contents include:

- How the Google search algorithm works
- Recent changes in SEO trends & link building
- Google Hummingbird, Penguin and Panda
- Effective SEO tactics to improve your ranking

In the second part, Alessandra Martelli focuses on the key technical aspects of web writing, and discusses how to improve your online communication with customers and prospects. Contents include:

- Objectives and target
- Legibility and readability
- Optimisation and usability
- Contents and contexts
- Effective copywriting formulas

By the end of the course, participants will know what to do (and what to avoid) to create web pages, blog posts, and online content readers will love and share. The videos also present examples, additional resources, tools and tips to boost your web writing skills, and enhance the overall quality of your online communication.

The course is over 3h long and currently on sale - 65,00 € instead of 95,00 €.
All information - click here


Direct link Reply with quote

To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:

Moderator(s) of this forum
Alejandro Cavalitto[Call to this topic]

You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

Web writing for translators: the complete 2015 crash course

Advanced search

PDF Translation - the Easy Way
TransPDF converts your PDFs to XLIFF ready for professional translation.

TransPDF converts your PDFs to XLIFF ready for professional translation. It also puts your translations back into the PDF to make new PDFs. Quicker and more accurate than hand-editing PDF. Includes free use of Infix PDF Editor with your translated PDFs.

More info »
The words you want Anywhere, Anytime

WordFinder is the market's fastest and easiest way of finding the right word, term, translation or synonym in one or more dictionaries. In our assortment you can choose among more than 120 dictionaries in 15 languages from leading publishers.

More info »

  • All of
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search