On this page, I have curated a list of some of the best translation podcasts that are sure to provide valuable insights, tips, and inspiration for translators and language enthusiasts. From discussions of the latest trends and technologies in translation to interviews with renowned translators, industry leaders and experts, these podcasts offer a wide range of topics and perspectives to help you stay informed and engaged with the world of translation.
Best Translation Podcasts
- The ProZ.com Translation and Interpreting Podcast
This show features interviews from some of the industry's biggest names, with the aim of helping freelance translators take the next step in their careers.
- Meet the Translator
German and Dutch to English translator Dot Roberts will be chatting to a different translator each episode, hearing their story and covering a variety of topics related to translation.
- Marketing tips for Translators
Over 250 episodes with expert interviews, step-by-step tips and strategies to help you become a more successful, productive and skilled linguist.
- Translation Confidential
Join host Peter Argondizzo and expert guests from around the industry to get an inside look at how language translation can benefit your business.
- Troublesome Terps
Roundtable-style show covering topics from the interpreting space and the wider world of languages.
- Brand the Interpreter
Platform dedicated to sharing the stories of interpreters and translators from across the world. Tune in to listen to the challenges, lessons and recommendations from other language professionals.
- Smart Habits for Translators
A Podcast for Translators, by Translators. If you are a translator who enjoys learning about habits to improve your business and lifestyle, then this is for you.
- The Worldly Marketer Podcast
Valuable insider perspectives on what it takes to grow a global brand in today’s digital, social, multilingual marketplace.
- Globally Speaking Radio
A podcast about the many ways in which language, society and business intersect. All things multilingual and multicultural.
- The International Buzz Podcast
Get your dose of international business, localization, and global marketing now.
- The Translation Company Talk Show
Geared towards translation company owners and staff.
- Speaking of Translation
Listen and learn about the language industry. Winner of a ProZ.com Community Choice Award.
- TART Bites
Very short episodes shed light on translating between Arabic and English.
Best Podcasts on Translation News
- Radio Lingvistika
A series of educational conversations on multilingualism and linguistics by the European Directorate-General for Translation (DGT).
A weekly language industry show with the most important news and trends in translation, localization, and language technology.
- The ATA Podcast
Behind-the-scenes look at the programs, events, and plans of the American Translators Association.
Best Translation Podcasts in Dutch
- De vertaalpodcast
Translation-related topics for Dutch-speaking translators.
Tips en informatie voor ondernemende vertalers.
- Tot in de puntjes …
Dutch show by Miet Ooms about the history of Dutch punctuation.
Nederlandstalig programma van Miet Ooms over de geschiedenis van leestekens.
Video Podcasts About Language Translation
- MultiLingual TV
This vodcast covers topics regarding the critical intersection of language and business. After all, this is where international successes — and failures — often begin.
- The Localization Podcast
If you value practicality more than political correctness, this is for you. Let's make localization fun again!
- Freelance Translation Tips
This channel will feature tips, advice, know-how and general information about freelance translation for all you freelance translators.
Discontinued but Still Useful Podcasts About the Translation Industry
- Translators On Air
The first live talk show for translators and interpreters.
- The 100 Percent Translations Podcast
High-quality interviews with influencers in the translation industry.
Do you have any good recommendations, or would you like to see an additional subscribe option for an alternative iOS, Android or cross-platform podcast app? Let me know!
Erwin van Wouw