Subtitles for the 4.3 Release Video

As promised, it’s time to subtitle the WordPress 4.3 releaseRelease A release is the distribution of the final version of an application. A software release may be either public or private and generally constitutes the initial or new generation of a new or upgraded application. A release is preceded by the distribution of alpha and then beta versions of the software. video. We’re going to do it a bit differently this time. When you’re done, please do provide feedback on the process as it’ll help us to refine it again next time.

1. You’ll find the audio for the release video here

2. To add your language click “Add a new language” (left hand side of the screen)

3. Select your language. This will load the subtitle editor.

4. On the left you’ll see the English subtitles. On the right you can translate into your own language.

5. Translate! You can find help on using Amara here. (note: there’s a 5 second intro in the music so it takes a few seconds to get going.)

6. Save.

I will download all of the subtitles in the morning (UTC) on 15th August, so if you would like for your language to be included please add them before then.

If you would like to translate the .ttml file directly you can grab a copy of the subtitle file in English. If you do that, please leave a message here with a link to the file.

I’ll hang out in the polyglots SlackSlack Slack is a Collaborative Group Chat Platform https://slack.com/. The WordPress community has its own Slack Channel at https://make.wordpress.org/chat/. channel for the next few days so feel free to pingPing The act of sending a very small amount of data to an end point. Ping is used in computer science to illicit a response from a target server to test it’s connection. Ping is also a term used by Slack users to @ someone or send them a direct message (DM). Users might say something along the lines of “Ping me when the meeting starts.” me with any questions.

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