Code Like A Girl Translator’s Guide
If you aren’t already a Code Like A Girl translator or writer. Follow the instructions in this article:
Awesome! Now that you are a translator here are a few things you need to know.
How to Choose an Article for Translation
There are two ways to choose articles to translate.
First is to pick your favourite article and request to translated it.
Second take a look at our list of translated articles to see if there is one that hasn’t been translated into your language yet and request it. https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/17WG4H1dzcig2pDAw4cdeJQXj9hSx3UxUYT9lucq9-xo/edit?usp=sharing
How to Request an Article to Translate
Please make the request in the Code Like A Girl French Translators and Writers facebook Group. The regional editor, currently Dinah Davis, will respond and give you the go ahead to do the translation.
Contact your regional editor Maria Alejandra Yepes
Drop an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your medium and twitter user name, you will be added to the publication as a writer.
Contact your regional editor Andressa Chiara
Send an email to email@example.com with your medium and twitter user name, you will be added to the publication as a writer and will be able to submit your articles and translations.
Please submit your translated articles in draft form. This way we can review before we publish it.
Protip — Connect your twitter account to your medium account. This way when your translation is tweeted you will automatically get tagged in the tweet!
At the top of the translated article we need to attribute the article. So for example if we were to take this article.
The Portuguese article should have this at the top: Traduzido para a Code Like A Girl por <@seu perfil no medium>. Original em Inglês publicado por <nome da/o autor/a>, original aqui <link para o artigo original>.
If it were a non-english story that has been translated to english it should read: Written by Sarah Stockdale and translated into english by @YOURNAME for CodeLikeAGirl. The original article can be found here.