Client Resources

What should I think about as I commission a translation?

The American Translators Association has several resources to try to help you answer this question:

Got any blogs you can point me to as a potential translation buyer?

Sure! Try the ATA Compass, which updates infrequently enough not to be too distracting but provides useful tidbits: what a “certified translation” is, how translators can save clients money by helping determine exactly which things need to be translated, etc.