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Transcript API

The transcript API allows you to get Captions & Subtitles created by SubPLY

This data can be used in various ways:

  • Upload to YouTube in order to allows captions on their video player
  • Use as the subtitle source for players supporting the SRT format
  • Embed in your site to increate SEO dramatically

SubPLY can currently supply your data in the following formats:

  • Standard SRT
  • SBV YouTube
  • Plain Transcript/Text
  • XML
  • DFXP
  • Combined DFXP
  • RSS
  • JSON

REST Interface:{format}/{language}?url={url}


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

Format types
srtStardard SRT File
youtubeSBV YouTube File
transcriptPlain Transcript
xmlXML Format
txtSimple Text
dfxpDFXP Standard
combdfxpCombined DFXP (multiple languages)
js/html5a JSONP function with JSON Data
rssRSS Standard feed

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



A Text result in the requested format. Following is the result from the above example:

00:00:00,000 --> 00:00:03,000
Captions by
. . . . . . . . . . . . .

00:00:49,890 --> 00:00:58,600
I heard he sang a good song
I heard he had a style

00:00:59,740 --> 00:01:08,550
And so I came to see him
and listen for a while

00:01:08,830 --> 00:01:18,710
And there he was, this young boy
a stranger to my eyes