At the moment we’re excited to have fun 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 big affect within the ecosystem, benefiting a whole bunch of 1000’s of neighborhood members world wide.
As of right this moment, 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 location. Over time, this quantity has grown considerably.
Two months in the past, the web site staff set a Q2 purpose 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 web site v1.1
In Q3, we’ve set a brand new purpose of upgrading all languages to the most recent model of ethereum.org, v1.1, which displays to present content material on the location. At the moment, we’ve got 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 fall. 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%)
Fascinated by contributing to our translation effort? We encourage you to work in the direction of the most recent model (v 1.1). In case you’ve already began engaged on a decrease model, that’s effective too! We’ll add any accomplished model to the web site.
Once more, we want to have your steady assist in our Q3 purpose. After all, assist with unlisted languages is all the time welcome.
Listed here are the most recent updates we’ve made throughout the web site translation program.
1. Acknowledgment web page
We’d like to provide 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 is able to include a listing of volunteer names (or nicknames for the privateness concious). In case you’d like to alter your present identify 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 exhibiting 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. Replenish 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, we’ve got given a short acknowledgment to the contributors by mentioning their nickname (or actual identify) within the Twitter announcement.
On prime of the present format, we wish to tag contributors’ Twitter handles and point out their GitHub accounts within the Twitter announcement. To be able to standardize this course of, contributors can fill of their Crowdin profiles with the data they want us to share. The directions, listed under, may also help function a reminder and a information for coming into needed 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. Identify (or Nickname):
d. Nameless: Sure / No
In case you don’t need to be launched or need to keep nameless, we respect your choice. Please depart the place empty and verify the “nameless” discipline with sure.
4. Content material translation program
Lastly, we’re excited to announce that we’ve 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 provide this nice content material in different languages. However for now, we will likely be shifting focus to a variety of new content material coming to ethereum.org. In case you’re already engaged on this ecosystem content material, no worries! We’ll be blissful to add it as quickly as you’re completed.
Be part of our program
We’re very pleased with our current milestones and we stay up for serving extra world communities by including extra languages sooner or later. As all the time, an enormous thanks is owed to all the volunteers who’ve given their time and power to assist this program. In case you aren’t but a part of this system and considering taking part, come be a part of us here! 🦄
Particular due to Joseph Schweitzer for glorious suggestions and inlak16 for the wonderful celebration animation.