Contribute Subtitles and Closed Captions to YouTube Vidoes

Contribute subtitles and closed captions to YouTube Channels

Captioners:

Some channels let you contribute subtitles and closed captions to their videos. They’re viewable on the video by clicking on the [CC] icon in the player. Approved content is owned by the video owner.
Read more on YT Support https://support.google.com/youtube/answer/6054623?hl=en

Video Owners:

  • Go to Video Manager
  • Click Edit Video
  • Subtitles And CC Tab
  • Turn ‘Allow Community Contributions’ on

I’m told you get to review them. If anyone allows this on a video, let me know and we’ll try it out.

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Captioning Vendors

The DCMP has a list of vendors that they certify for quality captioning at http://youtubeready.dcmp.org/

These are vendors that you can trust to provide quality professional captioning services.

CCAC provides a list of people offering free services

http://ccacaptioning.org/resources/

Feel free to comment on any captioning services that you’ve used, or resources for a compiled list of captioning vendors.