Hello Amara Community, As of November 1st, the support for our integration with Vimeo was discontinued. This means that you will no longer be able to create or order professionally made Amara On Demand subtitles within Vimeo. But wait! You can still do all of that same awesome stuff directly at Amara.org, plus a lot … Continue reading Bwoop Bwoop! Attention all Vimeo users that need subtitles – Amara wants to help!
We can’t believe it’s almost been one month since International Translation Day! It was amazing to hear from so many people around the globe about how subtitles have impacted their lives, and as one last ITD2016 hurrah, we’ve collected our favorite quotes from each story and listed them below. Or if you’d like, take a … Continue reading International Translation Day – Stories from the Amara Community
Help us celebrate the positive change that subtitles and translations bring to the world! The 30th of September is International Translation Day, and we want to use this occasion to celebrate the importance that subtitles have in people’s everyday lives. How can you participate in the celebration? Share your story with us! Tell us how … Continue reading This International Translation Day, we want to hear from you!
Happy International Translation Day! Join us in appreciating translators around the globe for their work to connect us through language, and broaden our understanding of the world beyond our native tongue. Today, we decided to go a step further, and highlight open translation communities, which help bridge barriers to communication and make videos available around … Continue reading Happy International Translation Day! Here’s how to join the fun…
We always want to keep the lines of communication open at Amara, and getting to know each other and our roles within the organization is a great place to start. This month features Fran Ontanaya, Technical Operations Manager at Amara! Meet Fran Ontanaya My name is Fran, and I'm the Technical Operations Manager … Continue reading October Team Leader Highlight
This month we’re pleased to spotlight the amazing work of On Demand members Shérazade Hassaine and Eva Gefflaut. They took a bit of time to share about their hobbies, favorite videos they’ve worked on and more. Read all about it below! Shérazade Hassaine I am French of Algerian origin but I currently live in a … Continue reading October Subtitler Spotlight!
The University of Washington's DOIT program (Disabilities, Opportunities, Internetworking, and Technology) has a beautiful wealth of resources, videos, and programs aimed to help students, employers, and educators promote inclusion and success for people with disabilities. The recently redesigned DOIT website includes resources for people with disabilities, such as scholarship opportunities, reading materials, and community directories. … Continue reading University of Washington’s DOIT program pushes accessibility forward
Each month we are spotlighting two of our team members so we can get to know each other a bit better, and recognize their individual contributions to Amara’s mission. This month's spotlight is on Mary Beth Strawn and Sebastião Nascimento! We caught up with them to hear about their favorite videos they've worked on, what's … Continue reading November Subtitler Spotlight
Each month we are spotlighting two of our On Demand team members, so we can start to get to know each other a bit better, and to recognize each other's individual contributions to Amara’s mission. This month's spotlight is on Tracey Hill-Bensalem and Brendan Ferreri-Hanberry! We got a chance to hear more about their daily … Continue reading August 2014 Subtitler Spotlight
We always want to keep the lines of communication open at Amara, and getting to know each other and our roles within the organization is a great place to start. This month features Marília Correia, project manager at Amara! I live in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil, and in my spare time I like to hang out … Continue reading Amara Team Leader Highlight