John Karlsson – Swedish Translator & Writer

Hi, my name is John. Native Swedish writer and translator.

Download my CV here (pdf).

My language pairs:

  • English – Swedish
  • Danish – Swedish
  • Norwegian – Swedish

Freelance Accounts:

Freelancer.com

As of Oct. 21, 2015, I am a member of freelancer.com´s internal team program of Preferred Freelancers.

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Client Feedback Score: 5/5 based on 41 Reviews.
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Proz.com
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Feedback from clients and colleagues on Willingness to Work Again: 8 positive out of 8 feedbacks.

UpWork.com
Client Feedback Score: 4.3/5 based on 6 Reviews.
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Upwork.com Tests:
English To Swedish Translation Skills Test – 4.90/5 (Above Average)
U.S. English Basic Skills Test – 4.50/5 (Top 10%)

Fiverr.com
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Client Feedback Score: 5/5 based on 2 Reviews.


Past translation/writing projects

This is a list over past translating/writing projects.
It is not a full list. I have not documented all my projects. Many projects are by now, simply said, “lost in translation”.

Translator

(Date = Date of delivery)

English – Swedish

  1. Social trading platform. Binary options. Approx. 35,000 words. copyop.com. (DD 21 July, 2016)
  2. Ads/Tweets. 158 words. onPeak/Toy Fair, New York 2017. (15 July, 2016)
  3. Bulletin newsletter. 421 words. Gilbarco Veeder-Root (15 July, 2016)
  4. Handover manual. 4,745 Words post-editing, 1,651 Words translation. Renault Clio IV and Twingo III. (13 July, 2016)
  5. Amendment Agreement regarding Commission payments. 3,108 words. Future Electronics Limited. (5 July, 2016)
  6. On-screen text. 563 words. Restricted Intelligence. Trailer + 5 episodes. www.restrictedintelligence.co.uk (28 June, 2016)
  7. Subtitle translation. Restricted Intelligence. Trailer + 5 episodes. 2,851 words. www.restrictedintelligence.co.uk (26 June, 2016)
  8. Course instructions. 183 words. autoliv.com (25 June, 2016)
  9. Product descriptions/ingredients. Red Clover Plus® & LiFiber. 1,457 words. UniCity.com (25 June, 2016)
  10. Book publishing/binding. 4,892 words. Livonia Print, https://www.livoniaprint.lv (20 June, 2016)
  11. Mining. Chemistry. 3,429 words. (19 June, 2016)
  12. Technical manuals. 22,000 no match. 40,000 fuzzy matches. TetraPak. (12 June, 2016)
  13. Menu. 369 words. Greek restaurant. (2 June, 2016)
  14. Technical manuals. 599 no match, 2,183 95%-99% match and 2,197 85%-94% match words. TetraPak. (26 May, 2016)
  15. Descriptions of Spa treatments. 199 words. Greek Cave Spa. (25 May, 2016)
  16. Food ingredients. ROASTED MIXED NUTS FESTIVAL INGREDIENTS (24 May, 2016)
  17. Social media. Swedish translator in the team that worked with Samra, the Eurovision 2016 contestant from Azerbaijan. Song: Miracle. Result: 17th in Eurovision Song Contest 2016 Grand Final
  18. Product description. Medical. Hip access kit.
  19. Manual. Technical. Quadro Vac.
  20. Web site. bugsolutely.com.
  21. Documents. unicity.com
  22. Leaflet. Greek island cruises.
  23. Medical. sewoonmedical.co.kr.
  24. Email conversation. transics.com.
  25. 2 articles. Sleep Disturbance.
  26. Product catalog. enomatic.com.
  27. Facebook posts and email replies. broshura.bg.
  28. Product description. Sealsy.
  29. Survey. European Parliament.
  30. Web site. dilmot.com.
  31. Food ingredients. Health.
  32. Marketing material. formica.com.
  33. 5 articles. Binary options.
  34. Web site + iPhone/android app. buzzarab.com.
  35. 11 blog articles. associatedglobal.org.
  36. WikiMedia. Official email from Wikimedia executive director to their contributors.
  37. Web site. draw.io.
  38. Product packaging. Unicity Tea Matcha.
  39. Web site. Luxuspoint.de.
  40. Christmas client greeting. Omnident.
  41. Software translation. Anti-spam service.
  42. Medical. STI/STD.
  43. Swedish Subtitle Terminator Genisys 2015 720p BluRay x264 YIFY
  44. Employee interview material. Behavioral study. formica.com.
  45. Blog article. mpdunne.com.
  46. Menu. Spanish restaurant. Christmas/New year.
  47. 15 quizzes. Educational.
  48. Article. Sports. Hyperspehere – hyperice.com.
  49. Manuscripts for educational movies.
  50. Product description. Globe bar.
  51. Press Release. worldventures.com.
  52. Game app. Buzzword. gamevy.com.
  53. Press release. dreamtrips.com.
  54. Software / App. Mailstyler, newslettercreator.com.
  55. Article. Health. Coffee scrub.
  56. Web site. gezi.com.
  57. 5 articles. Binary options.
  58. Animated GIF banner.
  59. Game app. the Heist. gamevy.com.
  60. 100 questions for trivia game. gamevy.com.
  61. Animated GIF banner.
  62. Baby shop produts- babylandia.se.
  63. Letter of approval for change of medical testing method.
  64. Article. Motorcycle – BMW RX1000.
  65. Landing page. Women’s Health Magazine.
  66. Keywords for Google Store. Digital camera.
  67. Personal letter.
  68. Landing page. Free iPhone. Target – Facebook.
  69. Medical product. vermed.com.
  70. Camory App (Camera)
  71. 3,000 word translation + creating a spin article. Erectile dysfunction.
  72. 6,000 words. Forex. forexaudit.com
  73. Web site. agriline.co.uk

Swedish – English

  1. Legal. 1,199 words. Swedish Bar Association. (25 May, 2016)
  2. Legal re-seller agreement. Universal/Sony.
  3. Salary specification.
  4. Book chapter. Academic student literature. Recruitment.
  5. Book chapter. Academic student literature. Expertise area.
  6. Employment contract. Greenpeace.
  7. Book chapter. Academic student literature. Stock analysts.
  8. Annual report.
  9. Survey. Volvo cars.

Danish – Swedish

  1. Product descriptions. 1,179 words. skiltex.dk. (16 July, 2016)
  2. Web site booking system. 461 words. MyCruise. (11 July, 2016)
  3. Court ruling.Child custody. 400 words. The court in Randers, Denmark. (8 July, 2016)
  4. Passport & VISA info. 655. Wwords. MyCruise (6 July, 2016)
  5. Passport & VISA info. 70. Wwords. (5 July, 2016)
  6. City plan. 740 words. Canning, Denmark. (1 July, 2016)
  7. City plan. 525 words. Hillerød, Denmark. (1 July, 2016)
  8. Social network posts. 183 words. (30 June, 2016)
  9. Ad material. 458 words. SKRIVansokan.se. (19 June, 2016)
  10. Product information. 1137 words. Copenhagen Clean Air Company. (10 June, 2016)
  11. Press release. Luxlait EasySnacking frozen yoghurt packing. 405 words. RPC Superfos. (8 June, 2016)
  12. Product descriptions. Health. Magnetic bandages. 367 words. Naturhuset, Danmark. (26 May, 2016)
  13. Product descriptions. Childrens clothes. 10,279 words. Company: 1000 Ting. (25 may, 2016)
  14. Web Site. 1,287 words. lifeweb.se. (20 may, 2016)
  15. Product description. SPAANDEX EN 312 P1 E1. 425 words. (13 may, 2016)
  16. Web site. About us and product information. 1,726 words. skiltex.dk (11 may, 2016)
  17. Official document for fund support. goBoat.
  18. Client invitation. Ernst & Young. ey.com.
  19. Web site + all premium content. Approx. 100,000 words. skrivansoegning.dk.
  20. Web site. segboard.dk.
  21. VITAE Suite Servicepack 10.0.2. csc.com
  22. Article. kulturhuset.
  23. Web site. origoo.se.
  24. Sales brochure. csc.com.
  25. Instruction manual. Technical product.
  26. Food product ingredients.
  27. Web site. air-wheel.dk.
  28. Web site. fashionbikini.dk
  29. Script for answering machine. Naturhuset.dk.
  30. Article. bgreen.dk.
  31. Web site. Air board shop. Urban tech.
  32. 2 articles. Casino.
  33. Movember Foundation.
  34. Products. Apple Online Store.
  35. Legal agreement.
  36. 8 blog articles.
  37. iPhone contest.
  38. Article. Medical. Sinusitis.

Danish – English

  1. Medical. Patient/Doctor journals. 2,200 words. Svendborg sygehus. (5 June, 2016)
  2. Medical. Patient/Doctor journals. 584 words. Bispebjerg Hospital / Sterbro Fysioterapi. (8 June, 2016)

Norwegian – Swedish

  1. Product descriptions. Cooking tools & Housewares. 812 words. (15 July, 2016)
  2. Web site.

Writer

  1. Short articles. 20-50 words each. Total, approx. 100,000 words. ebookers.com.
  2. 5 slots descriptions. mrcasinon.com.
  3. 3 articles. Quick loan.
  4. Article. How-to play Baccarat. onlinecasino.com.
  5. Reviews. 4 game developers. slotssons.com.
  6. 5 blog articles. Mixed topics.
  7. 4 articles. onlinecasino.se.
  8. 4 articles. vipcasino.nu.
  9. Review. kaboo.com.
  10. Article. Quick loan.
  11. 10 car part articles – bildelar-online.se
  12. Article. Quick loan.
  13. Review. Betsafe.com.
  14. Article. Price comparison, air conditioners.
  15. Article. Rent appartement in Sölvesborg, Sweden.
  16. Articles. Different brands of air conditioners.
  17. 15 car part articles – bildelar-online.se
  18. Article. Panasonic air conditioner.
  19. Review. Unibet.com.
  20. 3 shop descriptions. rabatt.se
  21. 20 content articles. Casino.
  22. 24 dating site reviews.
  23. Review – yakocasino.com
  24. 10 car part articles – bildelar-online.se
  25. 30 content articles + 10 game descriptions. Casino.
  26. Review – CasinoJefe
  27. 10 content articles. Casino.
  28. Blog article. Benefits of the red beet juice. stockholmmatkultur.se.

Proof-reading, Editing, Quality Assurance

  1. Proofreading 14 Swedish articles + localization. staples.co.uk (7 July, 2016)
  2. Quality assurance. English to Swedish. OmniCure and X-Cite Safety Precautions. 1,586 words. (12 May, 2016)
  3. Proof-reading. English to Swedish. Leaflet. travelanddo.com.
  4. Quality assurance. English to Swedish. Binary options service and landing page.
  5. Proof-reading. English to Swedish. 11,000 words, legal content. Yakocasino.com
  6. Editing. Norwegian to Swedish. dashsoftware.no.
  7. Proof-reading. English to Swedish. lotto365.com.

Transcription

  1. Transcription of Seminar in Swedish
  2. 1 hour phone interview. Swedish Tobacco. 1 Norwegian interviewer. 2 Swedish subjects.
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