Are you tired of the tedious task of manually transferring translations from Google Translate to your Airtable? Handling multilingual data can be a real headache, particularly when accuracy and efficiency matter.
This automation steps in to ease your workload. It effortlessly retrieves the current translation from Google Translate and automates the process of saving it directly to your Airtable. No more juggling between tabs and copying text, wasting precious time.
Whether you're dealing with translations for international clients, maintaining a language database, or simply managing multilingual content, this automation simplifies your workflow. It guarantees precise and organized translations, saving you time and ensuring your data remains error-free.
Let’s set it up!
The first step is to create an Airtable with the information you want to save.
Bardeen will extract information from the currently opened tab and get source language, source text, target language and target text.
You will be redirected to install the browser extension when you run it for the first time. Bardeen will also prompt you to integrate Airtable.
Click the “Pin it” button at the top of this page to get this automation saved to your Playbooks.
Activate Bardeen (or hit Option + B on Mac or ALT + B on PC on your keyboard) and click on the playbook card. The setup flow will start.
You will be asked to specify an Airtable for the results. After you choose the database, you will get a prompt to map the information to the fields in Airtable.
The left side consists of all the fields Bardeen will scrape for you. On the right side, specify the fields in Airtable that you want to associate with the information on the left. If you don’t want a piece of information, leave that field empty, and it will be skipped. That’s it!
Click on “Save Input” and checkmark Airtable. You can edit Inputs later by hovering over the playbook.
When you want to save a Google Translate transcription to Airtable, navigate to your translation.
Activate Bardeen (or hit Option + B on Mac or ALT + B on PC on your keyboard) and run this playbook. It will save the source language, source text, translated language and translated text to your Airtable with one click.
This automation is fantastic for businesses offering translation and language services. It streamlines the process of managing translations. It allows them to quickly gather translations from Google Translate and save them directly to an Airtable database. This use case ensures accuracy and efficiency in handling multilingual content, making it easier to serve clients with timely and precise translations.
Companies with a global presence often deal with multilingual content across various departments. This automation can be employed to centralize and update translations within an Airtable database. Whether it's product descriptions, marketing materials, or customer support responses, this use case ensures consistency and saves time when managing content in multiple languages.
Language enthusiasts, educators, and researchers can also benefit from this automation by simplifying the process of collecting translations. They can use it to gather translations for vocabulary lists, research projects, or language learning resources. This use case facilitates the organization and retrieval of translations, allowing individuals to focus more on their learning or research objectives.
You can also edit the playbook and add your next action to further customize the automation.
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