26/09/2016

Design and Layout

Translation design isn’t just about what the words say, it’s about how the words look – because first impressions matter. Our design team comes into play when documents include crucial design elements. Common issues with translation include numbering and spacing issues, and the necessity to redesign for right-to-left reading. By involving our design and layout […]

26/09/2016

AV and Multimedia

Effective localisation is about more than just translating words. Alpha’s multimedia translation services can deliver your content into all forms of media. We have a specialised in-house Audio-Visual (AV) team that provides subtitling, dubbing, animation and captioning, using our own studios and our multi-talented team. You can see some of their work in this showcase video. […]

26/09/2016

Consultancy

We tailor our localisation consultancy service to your business and needs. To create content that engages your customers in different countries, it is often not enough to translate it. The culture of your audience can change drastically, and different continents contain as many variations in understanding as they do territories. Alpha offers full consultation around […]

26/09/2016

Project Management

Alpha’s localisation project management services fit in with the needs of our clients. From comprehensive outsourced localisation management to in-house project management, we tailor our service to fit your needs. If required, our fully outsourced teams are able to work on your premises, managed by you. By offering not just localisation, but total project management, […]

26/09/2016

Technology and MT

Alpha has always been at the cutting edge of translation technology, and it is our vision to use it to make the process of translation as seamless as possible. We are committed to a model of human translators working in-house, creating high-quality human translation, but we use technology to assist them at every stage. We […]

26/09/2016

Functional QA

The creation of trust is at the heart of our whole functional quality assurance process, with regression testing as standard. We first make the system transparent through our online tools and regular updates. We then make sure our testing specialists have all the components needed a for successful project delivery. This includes: test requirements; technical specifications; […]

26/09/2016

International SEO

If you’re a global company, then your website needs to have the full international SEO treatment. Alpha has become a pioneer in intelligent website translation and localisation. Thanks to our team of in-house developers, we have been able to create new and unique integration systems. These allow full localisation of sites in all major content […]

26/09/2016

Multilingual Copywriting

Our multilingual copywriting services are designed to deliver your message as freshly written copy created in your specified target language. At Alpha, we understand the challenges of providing original content which engages your customers. Website content, product descriptions and marketing materials all require a particular skill at writing, with a very specific tone and message. […]

26/09/2016

Brand Management

Brand management, globally. How your brand presents itself globally can make or break it. Balancing the need for consistency with the different requirements of local markets takes a great deal of skill and insight. Well thought-out international brand management needs deep market knowledge and immersion in the local culture. It also needs an exceptional ability […]

26/09/2016

Linguistic QA

Our linguistic quality assurance testing teams offer both a standalone testing service, and testing as part of a complete localisation process. We are therefore able to test content translated elsewhere, or to provide a testing phase for projects we are taking from start to finish. In addition, continuous testing is a hugely valued resource with […]

26/09/2016

Transcreation

Transcreation exists to fulfil a need beyond literal or precise translation. It is most commonly used in straplines, advertising, brand-led campaigns, websites and marketing materials. But it’s not something that every translation agency offers. Transcreation takes translation further. It adapts a target text for a particular locale or a specific audience. Instead of providing an […]

26/09/2016

Translation

Alpha is more than just a translation company. For the most straightforward localisation requirements, we offer translation, editing and proof-reading services to clients who want a simple and efficient service. But the simplicity of the service doesn’t make quality any less a priority. We have set up a three-stage process, involving at least two of […]