Translating Geni

Started by Noah Gregory Tutak on Wednesday, June 16, 2010


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6/16/2010 at 4:23 PM

As you may have heard, we are currently conducting a private beta test of our translation tools. These tools are being used by Geni users to translate the Geni interface into languages other than English. We have a small, but very committed group of a few dozen testers that have been translating the site since for the last five days. The results so far have been fantastic - over 11,000 translations have been supplied for 15 languages!

We're so thrilled with the results that we'd like to expand the beta to more users - if you are interested in helping us translate Geni into your language, please send an email to Please make sure to include the email address associated with your Geni account, or your profile id, and the language you are interested in translating.

If you're not interested in translating, but are eager to use Geni in your language of choice, we expect to make Geni available in the first group of translated languages in the coming weeks - stay tuned!

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6/16/2010 at 5:07 PM

Noah! Waow! Fantastic work. Thank you for all you do! And Major Congratulations to all involved. Kitty (English only; oh, well.)

6/16/2010 at 11:11 PM

Considering the number of Estonians in Celebrity Top 100, I'd say E-stonian will be among the first to be translated!

6/17/2010 at 6:55 AM

Here are the leading languages right now and how much of the interface has been translated in each:
* Spanish 52%
* Hebrew 51%
* Czech 51%
* Estonian 35%
* Norwegian 29%

Send an email to if you want to get your language on this list!

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