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Bad Translator by Ackuna Reaches over 750,000 Visitors
Bad Translator, the entertaining website that shows the humorous side of machine translations has officially gone viral.
Created by Ackuna, the online cloud-translator, Bad Translator utilizes free online machine translation tools to translate text back and forth between different languages. Similar to the children’s game ‘Telephone’
“We developed Bad Translator to show just how funny translations can get using machine translators,”
Users can go to the Bad Translator website, enter any initial text in English (250 characters max), choose the number of translations they would like their text to go through, and click ‘Translate!’
From its initial launch, Bad Translator has had immediate success with little to no advertising. “Almost instantly, Bad Translator started generating about 50-100 hits a day,” says Alex Buran. “Popularity of the website spiked when it started being written about on popular meme blog sites.”
Since then, visitors have grown exponentially. Bad Translator has already developed a huge following on their Facebook page. With over 27,000 fans currently, along with continuous daily wall postings, it appears Bad Translator’s popularity will only continue to grow.
For more information on Bad Translator, please visit http://www.ackuna.com/
Created by Translation Services USA, Ackuna is a free online translation tool that utilizes the cloud platform to allow users to have their translations proofread by a professional translator (if they choose) for a small fee. These and other translations are then stored in the growing database for all future translations, making Ackuna the most accurate and reliable online translator on the web.
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Translation Services USA, established in 2002 and headquartered in New York, NY, is a translation service company that has produced the most reliable translations in the Global Translation and Communications Industry for both companies and individuals.