Immediately we’re excited to have a good time an enormous milestone – Ethereum.org now helps 30 languages! 🎉🎉🎉
Since we launched the Web site Translation Program seven months in the past, we’ve seen how decentralized collaboration can lead to a major impression within the ecosystem, benefiting a whole bunch of hundreds of neighborhood members all over the world.
As of right now, 467 volunteers from 52 language teams have helped make ethereum.org accessible to non-English talking communities of their mom tongues.
Thanks to those volunteers, 16% of all visitors to ethereum.org is now directed in the direction of non-English variations of the positioning. Over time, this quantity has grown considerably.
Two months in the past, the web site crew set a Q2 aim of including six extra languages to the 24 that existed on the time. We’re honored to have completed this milestone by integrating the languages listed under:
- Norwegian v.1.1
- Chinese language Conventional v.1.1
- Malayalam v.1.1
- Ukrainian v1.1
- Lithuanian v.1.0
- Portuguese v.1.0
- Italian v1.0 -> v.1.1 (up to date)
Q3: Upgrading present languages to website v1.1
In Q3, we have set a brand new aim of upgrading all languages to the newest model of ethereum.org, v1.1, which displays to present content material on the positioning. At present, now we have 16 languages ready to be upgraded to v.1.1, which builds on earlier content material. Furthermore, there will likely be extra content material up to date in Q3/This autumn. The languages we’re centered on now are listed under, paired with a proportion to point out the progress of the interpretation:
- Portuguese Brazilian (83%)
- Lithuanian (79%)
- Dutch (69%)
- Spanish (69%)
- Russian (59%)
- Portuguese (56%)
- Igbo (52%)
- Japanese (48%)
- Korean (48%)
- Greek (48%)
- Polish (48%)
- Slovenian (48%)
- Czech (48%)
- Persian (44%)
- Thai (38%)
- Vietnamese (19%)
All in favour of contributing to our translation effort? We encourage you to work in the direction of the newest model (v 1.1). When you’ve already began engaged on a decrease model, that is high quality too! We’ll add any accomplished model to the web site.
Once more, we want to have your steady assist in our Q3 aim. After all, assist with unlisted languages is at all times welcome.
Listed below are the newest updates we’ve made throughout the web site translation program.
1. Acknowledgment web page
We might like to offer credit score to all who’ve helped us hit this milestone, for which we’re very appreciative. We are going to quickly dedicate a particular recognition web page, which can include an inventory of volunteer names (or nicknames for the privateness concious). If you would like to vary your present title or to remain nameless, please change your Crowdin profile setting by following the instruction on the finish of this part.
2. Prime 10 contributor listing
Sooner or later, there will likely be a separate desk displaying the names and a short abstract (i.e. language, variety of phrases) to acknowledge excellent contributions of those particular contributors, whereas additionally encouraging potential present and new volunteers to affix our pressure.
3. Refill your Github and Twitter handles
Together with the Acknowledgement web page, we will likely be constant in thanking contributors on Twitter. With each new language replace, now we have given a short acknowledgment to the contributors by mentioning their nickname (or actual title) within the Twitter announcement.
On high of the present format, we wish to tag contributors’ Twitter handles and point out their GitHub accounts within the Twitter announcement. In an effort to standardize this course of, contributors can fill of their Crowdin profiles with the data they want us to share. The directions, listed under, might help function a reminder and a information for coming into obligatory info.
Directions for updating your Crowdin profile:
Go to the [Account Settings]
Fill out the [About Me] part with the data you need to share. This will likely be proven on our Twitter announcement.
a. Title (or Nickname):
d. Nameless: Sure / No
When you don’t need to be launched or need to keep nameless, we respect your choice. Please go away the place empty and test the “nameless” discipline with sure.
4. Content material translation program
Lastly, we’re excited to announce that we have efficiently wrapped up the primary batch trial of the Content material Translation Program. We additionally experimented with increasing our translation efforts to content material exterior of Ethereum.org, with the three rigorously chosen articles under:
- Ethereum 2.0 phases by EthHub: German, Brazilian Portuguese, Korean, Arabic, French, Indonesian, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Slovak, Spanish
- On Collusion by Vitalik Buterin: German, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Polish
- How does Ethereum work, anyway? by Preethi Kasireddy: German, Italian, Polish, Brazilian Portuguese
We had been delighted to have the ability to supply this nice content material in different languages. However for now, we will likely be shifting focus to a whole lot of new content material coming to ethereum.org. When you’re already engaged on this ecosystem content material, no worries! We’ll be comfortable to add it as quickly as you are completed.
Be a part of our program
We’re very happy with our latest milestones and we sit up for serving extra world communities by including extra languages sooner or later. As at all times, an enormous thanks is owed to the entire volunteers who’ve given their time and power to assist this program. When you aren’t but a part of this system and fascinated with taking part, come be a part of us here! 🦄
Particular because of Joseph Schweitzer for glorious suggestions and inlak16 for the wonderful celebration animation.