An alternative to YouTube Community Contributions

Amara Community Highlights

  • Enable subscribers to caption and translate your videos
  • Invitation-only process so you control which subscribers can help
  • Enterprise offering for channels with greater needs (see comparison below)

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Feature Comparison
Team members 25+ 500+
Target languages 5+ 5+
Linked YouTube channels 1 1+
Team admins 1 unlimited
Award winning editor
Invitation-only process for allowing subscribers to help
Quality assurance step
Team membership controls
Basic workflow and roles
“Advanced workflow/roles and API access”
Add Ons
25 additional team members $4 / month N/A
1 additional target language $2 / month N/A
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Billed in recurring
3 month increments

Usage Details

  • These offerings are public-facing and intended for use by communities of volunteer contributors that create captions and/or subtitles.
  • Public YouTube videos are a requirement.
  • Need a non-public workspace? See our Amara Plus and Professional Enterprise offerings.
  • Easily access Amara On Demand services from your Amara Community team.

Prominent Users of Amara Include

Scientific American logo Khan Academy logo New York Times logo

About Amara

Launched in 2010, Amara is a project of the Participatory Culture Foundation (PCF), a 501c3 non-profit organization. PCF is dedicated to creating technologies, services, and communities that ensure a more collaborative, inclusive world.

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