SocialMedia4Translators is a Facebook community page where language / translation industry professionals worldwide can meet to discuss, exchange, get help, share/get useful resources, share tips & tricks, etc. on the topic of Social Media in their freelance / agency business.
Meet the two hostesses of this growing community ;):
Marta is a freelance Polish to English translator working in IT, media, and marketing. Her blog on the business aspect of translation attracts freelancers worldwide. She’s also a successful small business owner – her company Websites for Translators specializes in creating websites and marketing solutions for the translation and localization industry. Both in her private life, as well as a part of her professional duties, she’s responsible for maintaining the online presence on various online platforms.
You can find her on Facebook (Wantwords), Twitter (@mstelmaszak), and on her website (http://www.wantwords.co.uk).
English/German to French translator, Anne is GxP Language Services’ marketing manager and an engaged member of the non-profit Translators Without Borders organization. She is also a social media & Internet marketing consultant, coach & trainer and social media manager for small businesses within and outside of the translation industry. A regular contributor to the leading Social Media Today and the “We Are Social People” platforms, her client portfolio includes: freelance translators, a music school, a 4-star hotel-restaurant, a graphic design business and an advertising agency. She also does social media consulting and training for the political campaign of a candidate running in the 2012 French elections.
You can connect with her on Twitter (@ADiamantidis) and LinkedIn (http://de.linkedin.com/in/annediamantidis) – and of course here on the Stinging Nettle!
See you there!
Anne & Marta