50 Random Facts About Me And My Life

random facts about me
  1. I was born in 1976.
  2. I’ve got Master’s Degree in Linguistics (English, German).
  3. I started to work as a Russian translator in 2000.
  4. The first company I worked for was Dublin City Language Services.
  5. I have set up a special summer offer for translation services for the first time. Colleagues, please do not attack me for my pricing policy. Please check point 41.
  6. I launched this website in 2014.
  7. Website building has been my hobby since 2000.
  8. I designed and set up this website on my own.
  9. I manage my social media accounts on my own.
  10. SEO has been my passion since 2007.
  11. I love exploring and learning new things.
  12. I enjoy getting exciting feedbacks from my customers.
  13. Website translation is my obsession. I always intend to translate a website that will bring new customers.
  14. I do not translate keywords into Russian; I localize and search for them in the Russian-speaking market.
  15. I use different keyword research software tools. I love investing into my Russian translation business in order to bring good results to my customers.
  16. I always use CAT tools. My favorite one is SDL Trados Studio.
  17. I always try to find new solutions to my customers to cut costs on translation services.
  18. Together with my friend I developed a special website word count tool to count words on a website. It is possible to count words on separate pages and on the whole domain.
  19. My customers can save on translation services by calculating repetitions.
  20. As an English to Russian translator, I have translated almost 15 mln words within 17 years.
  21. I also offer German to Russian translator services.
  22. I provide Ukrainian translator services.
  23. I am really proud of the work I do.
  24. I always chat with the visitors on my website.
  25. I have been married for 17 years.
  26. I am an introvert at heart and love just being alone.
  27. I love music. It’s gotten me through so many tough times in my life.
  28. I set up a Facebook group “Ask A Russian Translator“. The name says it all.
  29. I’ve got two friends since my University life (more than 20 years).
  30. I hate liars.
  31. I don’t fear the future.
  32. I am happy to have a job that brings me joy.
  33. One of the greatest regret in my life is the betrayal of people who used to call themselves family and friends.
  34. I have never played online games.
  35. I do not have a TV at home.
  36. I like number “7” – this is a mystical number. It is very much connected to my life.
  37. I love dry red wine.
  38. I do not smoke and I hate the smell of cigarette smoke.
  39. Every day I have two cups of black coffee.
  40. I hate milk.
  41. I hate bullying, especially belittling, threatening and yelling. If you bully me or others then I will simply ignore you forever.
  42. I never stop googling, this is a part of my job.
  43. I like to do online shopping. I hate in-stores.
  44. The most important and inspirational person in my life is my father.
  45. I love sport. I go to the gym four times a week.
  46. I was born left handed. Today I can write either with my left hand or with my right one, but I can draw only with the left one.
  47. I still cannot ride a bike. I am too scared.
  48. I am crazy over healthy food, and prefer eating what I cooked on my own.
  49. I like unique jewelry with special meaning behind.
  50. My favorites color is dark blue.
  51. Loyalty and trust are the pillars of my translation and localization services.