Be local, bo vocal
Localize your content. Provide information, marketing messages and branding that is familiar and relatable to your target market. Culture plays a big part in the way that your customers prefer to be communicated to, learning their preferences will help you connect with them on a cultural level through translation.
Speak their language
Your content will be more persuasive, which will compel your readers to convert. This is especially the case when you use your copywriting skills to make your content more effective.
Using a natural language will make it easier for your readers to share it with others.
Afrikaans language is spoken by over 7 million native speakers in South Africa, Namibia, and Botswana. However, the South African variant shares more similarities with the Netherlands than it does with the other two languages.
Google Translate is a free online program that is developing rapidly but is not 100% accurate. If you convert around 500 words, you can get a basic idea of what you are trying to say and you can change a few key words and get an even better translation (eg. ‘Google Translate will ultimately be a perfect translation tool!"
Millions of people around the world speak Afrikaans. For those whose first language is not Afrikaans, it can be hard to comprehend it as Afrikaans is a strange sounding language with odd phrasing and sentence construction. Fortunately, however, in today’s global community we have the tools to communicate with anyone anywhere. Our translation app allows users to communicate do this easily and on a global level.
Hoeveel kos dit?
Izvi zvakawanda sei?
Ek verstaan nie.
Ek wil dit nie hê nie.
Skryf dit asseblief neer.
Ndapota nyora pasi.
Ek hou nie van hom nie.
Ek sal dit neem.
Sien jou later.
Ndichakuwona gare gare.
Dit ruik sleg.
Izvo zvinonhuwa zvakaipa.
Ek is gelukkig.
Frequently Asked Questions
Our translation service uses Google or Microsoft or any other AI neural net to translate text. Anytime you type a word, phrase, or sentence in Afrikaans - the input is sent to the cloud, where it is analysed using either Google or Microsoft neural net services. They then return what they think is an accurate translation for that text in Shona.
Yes, our content translation to Shona is ABSOLUTELY FREE. You can make use of our translation tool for both personal and commercial use!
Unfortunately, you cannot download this tool. You must use it online!
The tool translates Afrikaans to Shona. The process is nearly instantaneous thanks to integration with Google and Microsoft APIs.
Machine translations are useful for getting the gist of a statement's primary concepts. For example, if you were to translate from Afrikaans to Shona through a website like Google Translate, here's how it works behind the scenes. Computers known as translation software use algorithms like this since it needs to figure out what words mean both ways around when translated so it can match up with other words equal in both languages. It goes through all the possible combinations compared to the words and phrases that make up that language and matching them to other words equal in both languages. Thus, it can tell what words mean in both languages, giving near accurate translations. If you want better contextual translation or accurate translation, visit Pepper Content’s language services (https://www.peppercontent.io/translation-services/) and get your content translated by expert translators!