You can now set up your Amara account to import and export subtitles directly to and from Vimeo. These instructions are for adding subtitles manually if you do not wish to automate this process.

Downloading subtitles from Amara

You must download subtitles from Amara to your computer in VTT format.

There are three steps to downloading subtitles from an Amara video to your computer:

1. Navigate to the Video tab on your selected video’s page.

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2. From the list of available languages on the left-hand side, select the subtitle language you wish to download.

This will bring you to the language page.

3. click Download Subtitles and select VTT format from the drop-down list:

The selected subtitles will be downloaded to your computer.

Uploading subtitles to Vimeo

Now that you have downloaded your .VTT caption file from Amara, you may upload it to your video on  You can follow the instructions in this Captions and Subtitles Vimeo Help Center article.