ConveyThis: A Free Translation Tool For Your Blog

With an increasing number of global readers, a blog or website cannot survive without offering their content in multiple languages. There are many services that users can use to translate a web page like Google or Babel, but going through the whole process of copying URLs is quite a hassle.

There is a tool, however, which can make it easy for both the users and the webmasters. ConveyThis, adds a translation button to a website or blog, that allows visitors to translate that website into 40   different languages. The button is quite similar in function to the popular AddToAny button.

As soon as the visitor brings their mouse over the button, a window pops-up allowing the visitor to select their desired language. After they have chosen their language, they can choose from 3 or 4 different translation services including Google and Babel. A separate wordpress plugin is also available for easier installation.

Translate Word Documents

Microsoft Word does not have an option to translate documents automatically, if you have downloaded or received a document through email, you will need to copy the text and paste it in a online document and PDF translator or offline language translator to translate the text to your language.

The Doc Translate add-in for Microsoft Word will allow you to translate Word Documents through a new Ribbon Menu item.

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Translate PDF Files and Office Documents

The Google Operating System blog reports that a new features has been added to Google Translate which will allow users to translate Files and Office Documents (Microsoft Word etc) using the translation engine.

Definitely useful if you have downloaded a PDF file or a office document that is in a language you do not understand.

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