Short answer:

  1. Click Export from your Simon Says transcript page
  2. Click "Subtitles" in the Export Options screen
  3. Click the sub-option "Facebook/YouTube"
  4. Then click the button "Let's do this"

5. Unzip the file that has been downloaded to your computer

Unzip the file that has been downloaded to your computer

6. Open up your Facebook account and Click Photo/Video at the top of your timeline or News Feed.

7. Choose the video from your computer, then click Post

Post your video

8. Facebook will notify you when your video is ready to view. Click the notification or the gray date and time at the top of the post on your News Feed or timeline and click to view the video.

Facebook will notify you when your video is ready to view

9. Click Options at the bottom and select Edit this video.

Click Options at the bottom and select Edit this video

10. Click Choose File below Upload SRT files and select the .srt file you downloaded from Simon Says from your computer then click Save

Click Choose File below Upload SRT files and select the .srt file you downloaded from Simon Says

Optionally:
11. Click ... and select Edit Video. Click under Backup Language and choose a language, then click Save. (The backup language will only appear on videos where you do not have your preferred caption language available)

Click under Backup Language and choose a language, then click Save
Click under Backup Language and choose a language, then click Save

To add captions in other languages, repeat steps 9 and 10/11 for each additional language you want to add and change Backup Language if necessary. Play your file to make sure your captions display. (Make sure you have enabled Always view captions by clicking Settings in the video player and selecting More video settings)

Related Help Articles:

How to caption Vimeo videos
How to caption YouTube videos

How to generate subtitles for your Amazon Prime Video
How-to: Caption & Title FCP Projects

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