Help Get Us to #1BillionWords & Win!

Contribute and be a part of Viki history! For one week in October, we're inviting the entire Viki Community to participate in this very special Sub-a-Thon to help us reach 1 Billion Words. Be one of the top 500 volunteers, and you'll receive a special, limited-edition #1BillionWords badge to display on your profile page!

Plus, all participants have the chance to win a free month of Viki Pass, and one user will randomly chosen to win a very special prize: a brand new Macbook!

Ready to get started? Find out more here:

  • Event period: October 5 - 12, 2015 (PST)
  • Badges will be distributed on October 16 (PST)

  • Volunteer on one of the thousands of videos on Viki, by either subtitling or segmenting*! 
  • What can you win? 
    • The Top 500 Viki users with the highest number of contributions (subtitles and/or segments) during the event period will receive a special, limited-edition #1BillionWords badge
    • A number of participants will be randomly chosen to receive a special code good for one month of VikiPass!
    • A number of participants will be randomly chosen to receive a Roku 3**! 
    • One user will be randomly chosen to win a new Macbook**! 
  • Winners will be contacted via email. 
Need a refresher on how to volunteer?
Looking for a video to work on?
 Don’t know another language? No worries!
  • Segmenting (setting the timing of the subtitles) and captioning (creating subtitles in the show’s original language) are great ways to contribute. Check out the top of your profile for video recommendations!
  • Inappropriate segmenting or subtitling, like the creation of  use of a translator program (i.e. Google Translate) or copying subtitles from a non-Viki source, is strictly prohibited, and a violation of the Viki Community Guidelines. Such behavior will lead to disqualification.
  • If you notice that the segmenting or subtitling guidelines are violated, please notify us, and our team can look into the matter.
**Open to eligible participants only. Official rules apply.