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Interactive Transcript API

The interactive transcript API allows you to utilize a new component of SubPLY's Spoken Words solutions

The interactive transcript widget allows you to:

  • Display the textual transcript alongside the video player
  • Have the transcript follow the video and highlight the spoken word
  • Search for words and phrases inside the video
  • Jump the video timeline by clicking the transcript words
  • Share and socialize the text or selected portion of the text (link/facebook/twitter)
  • Fully customizable component

REST Interface:

http://api.subply.com/content/activetranscript/{language}?url={URL}

Parameters:

Language - Language code representing the result selected language (click here for a list of Language Code).

URL - The URL as sent to SubPLY in order to produce the Captions/Subtitles

Example:

http://api.subply.com/content/activetranscript/eng?url=http%3a%2f%2fwww.youtube.com%2fwatch%3fv%3dhrixBl5PgNg

Result:

An interactive transcript with UI customization. Following is the result from the above example: