How to add Subtitles to a YouTube Video in 2017:
Assuming the owner of the youtube channel has enabled community contributions of subtitles, then anyone can translate a video and submit their subtitle/closed caption contribution to the channel owner for review. Here’s an easy, photo guide showing you how to add subtitles to a youtube video in 6 easy steps:
Step One: Click the Gear
Step Two: Click “Subtitles/CC”
Step Three: Add Subtitles/CC
Step Four: Click Select Language
Step Five: Type in the Language you’re translating to
Step Six: Add subtitles and submit to the channel owner
1. Enter your translation.
2. Make sure it matches the timing of the words spoken.
3. Submit your contribution.