Hindi and other Indian languages
[Soget produces translations in Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Gujarati and in all other Indian languages]
Hindi, the official language of India, is spoken by over 500 million people, followed by Bengali, spoken by over 200 million people, and by Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Gujarati, each spoken by over 50 million people. Soget provides this market of over one billion users its translation, localisation and DTP services.
Our translations are produced by translators specialising in specific sectors. Many of our professional translators live in India, and work using our corporate network. For translations into Hindi and other Indian languages or dialects, we suggest - wherever possible - using English as the source language.
TECHNOLOGIES REDUCING LEAD TIMES AND COSTS
For translations and localisations in Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu and Gujarati , we use computer aided translation technologies based on the Across Language Server, SDL Trados and Transit applications, capable of reducing lead times and costs and of improving terminology.
These technologies allow us to use all the main software formats directly, thus further reducing DTP costs and production times.
DTP IN HINDI, BENGALI, MARATHI, TAMIL, TELUGU AND GUJARATI
Our DTP services include checking the layout, copyfitting, use of fonts and hyphenation of texts for which we have produced the Indian translation and that have been imported automatically into the original layout by the software described above.
We also produce new layouts, reflecting the tastes and conventions in use in the place for which the text is intended.
Our IT resources allow us to manage the correct writing scripts - Devanagari for Hindi, and Marathi, Bengali, Telugu, Tamil and Gujarati for their respective languages - in the most common formats, including:
- Adobe InDesign,
- Microsoft Office: PowerPoint, Publisher, Visio, Word,
- OpenOffice.org Write,
WEBSITES IN HINDI, BENGALI, MARATHI, TAMIL, TELUGU AND GUJARATI
We produce website in all the main Indian languages, managing all the production stages as far as publication on the Internet.
We also translate and localise websites, handling the adaptation of the layout and all the actions required to make the website suitable for local use.
For more information on scripts and the localisation of Indian websites, click here.