Author - Agnieszka Wąsowska

Translating Graphics Files Demystified

If your work involves dealing with folders, booklets, catalogues, instructions or other products based on graphic files, you most likely know how many precious hours it can take to enter different localized versions into one file, or to create such materials in a dozen or so languages from scratch. And time is not the...

The language of Japanese Fashion - avoid translation traps - LOC AT HEART

The Language of Japanese Fashion

Japan is often presented as a land that virtually overflows with shocking (from a foreigner’s point of view) trends and fashion phenomena – curiously enough, however, Japanese culture has a lot in common with the Western one. The Japanese are keen to incorporate Western trends into their designs – but they give them a...

7 questions to answer before you start your company blog - a pencil touches a white surface.

7 Questions to Answer Before You Start Your Company Blog

Whether you sell services or products, a company blog can boost your SEO efforts, build professional image and trust as well as support client retention across all your markets. But blogging needs a plan of action. Before you call any copywriters make sure you answer these 7 questions and prepare a blog post brief. The...

Increase sales and improve brand visibility with product descriptions

Increase sales and improve brand visibility with product descriptions

Descriptions and photos work together In the “new normal” pandemic reality, product photos are not enough. Well-tailored text is even more important than before, as it bears a greater responsibility for effective sales. Simply “showing” a product isn't enough. To stand out in a crowd, you need to utilise all your marketing tools. Words included. A...

Selling cosmetics to Koreans - insights on the Korean beauty market. Photograph of a Korean woman (b&w)

Selling Cosmetics to Koreans

Koreans, cosmetics and beauty culture South Korean cosmetics and beauty routine are the hippest part of the Korean wave, or hallyu. K-beauty is a vast term that includes skincare and makeup. Statistics don’t lie – in 2018 South Korea became the fifth country in the world with the largest revenue from skincare products. Koreans take skincare...