Legal Transcription with Speechpad

By: Speechpad Team
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The field of legal transcription is constantly evolving to meet the needs of attorneys and the courts. A major step towards more digital court reporting has been accelerated due to COVID-19, forcing remote hearings and online depositions. This has increased the quantity of audio and video legal recordings. The use of online video conferencing and remote …

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Speechpad’s Top 8 Tips for Podcasters.

By: Speechpad Team
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Working with our extensive client base of Podcasters, Speechpad has developed a list of techniques that have proved very effective in increasing readership, relevancy, and audience of our podcast clients. We hope these tips provide a blueprint to help make your podcast as successful as possible with your content! Using a Podcast SEO-Friendly Hosting …

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Professional Transcription: Community and Education

By: Speechpad Team
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School board meetings, town halls, and county hearings are usually conducted by admin or office workers whose primary job is not professional transcription services. This can result in month-long delays in completion as well as inaccurate transcripts. By using a low-cost, highly-accurate, professional service, your organization delivers the best written record in a timely manner. This …

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Transcription of all the Things!

By: Jill Finch
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Transcription and caption opportunities are everywhere. New content is being cranked out for YouTube, podcast platforms, and social media at an increasing rate. The possibilities for audio transcription are endless! However, an awesome use case we have been enjoying lately is historical preservation of physical media from decades past. Current technology allows capturing the essence of deteriorating …

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Transcription Troubles: How Does Speechpad Handle…

By: Daniela Reeve
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Transcription may seem like a simple process. However, as with anything, you may find yourself overwhelmed or encounter unexpected hurdles. In this blog post, you’ll read about common issues and how Speechpad’s platform and experience can help you along the way. You can always count on us to deliver a quality product. Poor Quality Audio Our …

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The Essentials of Podcast Transcription

By: Daniela Reeve
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It’s 2022 and podcasts are everywhere. According to Insider Intelligence, by the end of the year, 424.2 million people are expected to listen to podcasts worldwide. That’s a huge audience waiting and willing to consume your content. Yes, yours! And what’s the best way to further the reach of that content? Transcription, of course! A …

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Transcribe Your Zoom Meetings Today

By: Daniela Reeve
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Here we are, in the midst of 2022. No matter your career of choice, you’ve probably become very familiar with Zoom, or a similar video meeting platform. Love it or hate it, the remote work world is only growing. Transcription can help you lead the way. We can’t help you love virtual meetings, but we …

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Types of Learning

By: Daniela Reeve
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It is no secret that everyone learns differently. You may not know, however, that there are defined types of learning styles. Each has a very different way of functioning, specific to the individual. According to the VARK system, there are four types of learning styles: Visual, Aural, Read/Write, Kinesthetic. Here we will explore each style and …

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Remote Work Tips – Recording Zoom Meetings for Free

By: Brian Reeve
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As large numbers of companies have made an unexpected and rapid shift to working remotely, Speechpad would like to share tips and advice to make things easier for displaced and virtual teams. Zoom is a popular voice and video conferencing platform used to connect distributed teams. Zoom’s reasonable free tier offers unlimited duration for conferences …

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At-Home Transcriber 101: Staying Healthy

By: April Baity
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At Speechpad, we get hundreds of applicants per day. Some hopefuls present resumes full of previous transcription experience, others are new but eager and ready to get started. Whether a newbie or a veteran, Speechpad’s At-Home Transcriber 101 series will take a deep dive into the at-home freelance transcriber profession. Want to be a transcriber? …

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