It’s hard to believe that another year has come and gone. 2016 was a great year for me — one that was filled with new experience, brand development, lots of great events, and even more content. In fact, over the past 12 months, I have published blog posts, kept updated my Facebook and Twitter accounts, tripled my average monthly traffic, and more than doubled my blog subscriber list.
This year I read a lot and learned a lot. I fell in love with some impressive articles. What you are about to read are my picks for the best articles in the translation and localization industry that were published around the web in 2016. These articles managed to stand out from the crowd and receive the biggest sharing scores in the social media.
This small research reveals what freelance translators like to share. In this study, I compared sharing activity for Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and Pinterest. The results show that Facebook dominates all channels. The chart below shows that articles about career get the most shares in 2016. Freelance translator tools and tips are on the same level, though an article by Alina Cincan was the hit of the year taking into account the share score.
Here’s a look back at the best of the best content in translation industry this year: