The Geo Group
The Geo Group Corporation is a full-service translation agency based in Madison, WI, since 1991. It has more than 500 translators working in more than 120 languages. It works with small to medium-size businesses in a variety of industries.
About The Geo Group
The Geo Group Corporation is a full-service translation agency. Besides translating web content, they have a fully staffed desktop publishing department, two in-house audio studios, and in-house localization/programming. As part of a larger network (star-7.com), they can also service more extensive needs like authoring, content management, language training, and more. The Geo Group’s quality management system is certified to ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 17100:2015.
Getting started with The Geo Group and WPML
To send content for translation to The Geo Group, install the following plugins on your website:
- WPML Multilingual CMS – the core plugin
- WPML String Translation – this plugin will allow you to translate interface strings
Working with The Geo Group via WPML
Here are the basic steps of working with WPML and The Geo Group. For a full walkthrough, check out our page about using WPML with a translation service.
Connecting Your Website to The Geo Group
First, you need to connect WPML with The Geo Group. Part of this very simple process is to request your The Geo Group API token.
You can request your API Token by sending an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 920-645-0516.
Sending content for translation
Once your site is connected to The Geo Group, you can start sending your content for translation.
Receive a quotation from The Geo Group
Processes can be customized to your needs. The Geo Group Corporation will send a quote after receiving content and start translation as soon as the quote is accepted.
Receiving completed translations
Once done, your site is ready to receive completed translations.
You will receive a notification from WPML, but The Geo Group will also follow up with an email. Typically, they will review translated content once it is published and then re-upload changed content if needed.
Canceling translation jobs
You request cancellation of a project by sending an email at email@example.com or calling 920-645-0516.
Read more about canceling translation jobs sent to a professional service.
Translating the Rest of Your Site
Once you’re done translating the content of your page, there could be untranslated texts in menus, sidebars, and similar places. No problem, you can use The Geo Group to translate the rest of your site.