Types of Transcription

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Generally, transcription means converting an audio or video file into a written format. However, transcription involves much more than that. The type of transcription entirely depends on a client’s need. The client’s need depends on how the transcription is going to be used. There are essentially three types of transcriptions for audio and video files. …

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Adding SRTs and Descriptions To YouTube Videos

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SRT, or SubRIP Text, is a very common subtitle/caption format. Here are the steps to add your Speechpad written captions to your content. YouTube – Adding Description and Keywords – Login to your YouTube.com account – Go to Video Manager – Edit the video in question – Title: Add the title for the video if …

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YouTube Video Transcription

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Video Sharing – YouTube is still on top YouTube.com is the second most visited site worldwide according to Alexa. It has grown to be the most sought-after video sharing site for people, both young and old. Even businesses are using YouTube to market online. Have you ever watched a video that looks clear but sounds …

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Transcription Turnaround Time

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Fast Transcription Turnaround Time When you outsource transcription jobs, how long do you expect it to take for the transcript to be delivered? Many services offer 24-hour transcription turnaround time, but Speechpad guarantees delivery. If you ask your transcriber or transcription service to send you a transcript in one day, you should expect to receive …

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Verbatim Transcriptions

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Why Verbatim Transcription? Transcripts can be written by omitting expressions like “oh”, “ah”, “uhhmm”, “whoah”, and so on. In contrast, there is verbatim transcription. This is a type of transcription where the transcriber types every word, verbal expression, or pause that the speakers may make. Verbatim transcription is perfect for legal transcriptions, for example. In …

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Earnings Call Transcription

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Earnings Call Transcription: The Secret to Pulling in More Investors What’s the secret to the success of a business? There are various factors that contribute to a company’s success and among them are high quality products, nice people, popularity, and before we forget, plenty of investors. Following the chain, what’s the secret to having many …

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History of Transcription

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A History of Transcription: How it First Got Started and How It’s Evolved Since Then You may have been awed by the idea of having all those podcasts, mp3s, videos, or even recordings of short meetings converted into text format in just a matter of a few hours or even minutes. Transcription seems like magic …

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SRT Subtitles

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Speechpad now supports SRT subtitles for virtually any video. Simply request subtitles when you submit your order. We’ll provide fully timestamped SRT (SubRip) output for each of your videos. This has many advantages for video producers, television show makers, movie studios, and production companies. It means that low-cost subtitling is now available for all of …

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The Lowdown on 508 Compliance for Videos and Podcasts

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508 compliance is a phrase you’ve probably heard before if your business has an online presence to showcase its product or services. While 508 compliance is legally required for some media, by meeting 508 compliance standards you ensure that your media is accessible and available to all users on the internet. This article will tell …

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6 Top Reasons to Get Your Video Transcribed

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You are sitting on a treasure trove of content and don’t realize it. Whether you have a single custom-produced video or 1,000 of them on your website, if you do not transcribe videos for your audience and for video SEO, you are missing out on a golden opportunity. Transcribing videos with a service such as …

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