What is Desktop Publishing in Translation?

People often ask for the desktop publishing. The abbreviation DTS is often used for this work. Do you know what desktop publishing is in translation? Whether you are a translator or you need desktop publishing service, this article is beneficial for you. Continue reading to know more about it.

What is Desktop Publishing?  

Desktop Publishing or DTP is the creation of documents using page layout skills and computers. When people contact translation agencies in Dubai for translation, they ask if the person also needs desktop publishing.

It is of utmost importance in translation. Due to this reason, we also offer DTP. The main purpose for doing so is to produce and deliver professional and clear layout. Please read below the cases where you may need it.

Post Translation Desktop Publishing

By desktop publishing, we mean the layout services after translation. The desktop publishing might be required in the following cases;

  • Certain languages require desktop publishing automatically
  • If the target language structure does not suit your document
  • Simple layout, design, image size change to fit the translation into the document.
  • When a document is translated from English to German, the length increased by 30%
  • The change of font if some typefaces do not support all the characters used in the language

Main Desktop Publishing Applications

The list below exhibits the desktop publishing application commonly used.

  • QuarkXPress
  • Adobe PageMaker
  • Adobe FrameMaker
  • CorelDRAW and Corel Ventura
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Adobe CS/CC (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop)

Do You Need Desktop Publishing Service?  

Do you need desktop publishing service in Dubai? We can help you if you need desktop publishing service. We are one of the best translation companies in Dubai. If you live in the UAE and want to get the best translation service, you are at the right place (website).

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You have read about the desktop publishing in this article. Now you know what it is with respect to translation. If you need more information or desktop publishing service, please look no further than us. Call us or fill the online form now and get in touch with us.

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