How to charge for a comics translation
Thread poster: NadiaCH

Local time: 07:12
English to Spanish
Apr 10, 2008

Hi!I´m from Argentina I´m new here and I have a doubt, well.... many of them in fact..haha . I need to know how do I charge a comic translation? It´s English into Spanish and I don´t know if I have to charge per word or by page. . I don´t know if it´s ok to write a new topic, because it´s a question mostly for my Argentinian mates, since I have to charge it in pesos.Thank you very much!!!!

[Subject edited by staff or moderator 2008-04-10 18:45]

[Edited at 2008-04-10 18:56]


Hester Eymers  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:12
Member (2005)
English to Dutch
+ ...
Usual rate Apr 11, 2008

Hi Nadia,

Sorry, I'm not from Argentina. But I did translate several comics in the past, and I always charged my usual rate (source language). That should work just fine.


MariusJacobsen  Identity Verified
Local time: 12:12
English to Norwegian
+ ...
I agree, charge per word Apr 11, 2008

I always try to charge per word. It's a fair deal for both client and translator.


Local time: 07:12
English to Spanish
Thanks Apr 11, 2008

Thank you very much!!!! =)


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