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tomrochewiki what to do once one has developed one's translator
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 +<​html><​p id="​zotero-5-update-warning"​ style="​color:​ red; font-weight:​ bold">​We’re
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 +<a href="​https://​www.zotero.org/​blog/​zotero-5-0">​Zotero 5.0</​a>​. Some documentation
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 Site translators are discrete pieces of code that extract web-based metadata and then insert it into a Zotero item.  Writing them sometimes requires a little ingenuity, but this overview should help to simplify the process. ​ This document will not cover the nitty gritty of GUIDs, sqlite insertion, etc.  It intended instead to get developers thinking about how translators work.  ​ Site translators are discrete pieces of code that extract web-based metadata and then insert it into a Zotero item.  Writing them sometimes requires a little ingenuity, but this overview should help to simplify the process. ​ This document will not cover the nitty gritty of GUIDs, sqlite insertion, etc.  It intended instead to get developers thinking about how translators work.  ​
  
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 ===== Step 5: Contribute Your Translator ===== ===== Step 5: Contribute Your Translator =====
-If your new or modified translator would be useful to others, ​cut'​n'​paste its code into a post to the [[http://​groups.google.com/​group/​zotero-dev|Zotero developers mailing list]].+If your new or modified translator would be useful to others, ​ 
 +  - upload your JavaScript ​to [[http://​groups.google.com/​group/​zotero-dev/​files|section=Files of the Zotero developers googlegroup]]. 
 +  - notify ​the [[http://​groups.google.com/​group/​zotero-dev|Zotero developers mailing list]].
  
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