Category: Captions

4 Ways to Repurpose Content with Transcripts

4 Ways to Repurpose Content with Transcripts

Marketers today enjoy conveniences that their predecessors can only dream of. We have an abundance of free tools. Best practices are clearer and more accessible than ever. Now, we know that all these modern perks don’t mean that content creation has become effortless. It actually feels like the opposite, as feeds and notifications are more …

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2022 Social Media Trends to Work With

2022 Social Media Trends to Work With

Every year, the state of social media shakes up. Remember the days of Meerkat and Periscope? How about when we didn’t have Snapchat-style stories on ever major social platform? Did you know that TikTok was once Musical.ly? There’s no denying that video content strongly resonates and is the preferred format whenever the tech permits. With …

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Celebrities With Hearing Impairments – Accessibility Matters

Celebrities With Hearing Impairments – Accessibility Matters

Are you aware of celebrities with hearing impairments? There might be more than you may think. According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, nearly 48 million Americans suffer from some degree of hearing loss. It’s no surprise to include a few celebrities who identify as deaf or hard of hearing. Some actors with hearing …

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Academic Transcription Benefits Teachers Should Not Ignore

Academic Transcription Benefits Teachers Should Not Ignore

The concept of distance learning has been around for a while. In fact, it began in the late 1840s when the first distance education course was introduced. The pandemic, however, has brought a new viewpoint to education – it now heavily relies on remote learning. Distance learning may not be everyone’s cup of tea. Teachers, …

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7 Ways to Make Your Social Media Content Accessible

7 Ways to Make Your Social Media Content Accessible

If you are part of a marketing team and considering ways to promote your product or service, you have probably considered social media marketing. What’s not to love about Facebook, IG, and YouTube? If your content resonates well with your audience, it can go viral and will have a positive effect on your business. A …

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10 Simple Yet Powerful Video Editing Apps for your First Product Video

10 Simple Yet Powerful Video Editing Apps for your First Product Video

It takes 8 seconds (or less) for a customer to decide if they want to keep watching your product presentation. Research showed that 94% of consumers watch videos to learn about a product. 84% are more convinced to purchase after watching. Simply put, there is a demand for product videos. We have established why product …

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Beginners Guide to Burning Subtitles into Videos [Add Open Captions for Free]

Beginners Guide to Burning Subtitles into Videos [Add Open Captions for Free]

Learn how to add subtitles to your videos for free so that you can make your video content accessible to a larger audience. Whenever you’re creating video content, it takes time for you to conceptualize, write a script, and think of ways on how to make your video effective and potentially viral. Have you experienced …

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Video Accessibility Guidelines and Laws for Closed Captioning

Video Accessibility Guidelines and Laws for Closed Captioning

As a video professional, you may already know that captions enable your content to appeal to more people. But you might be wondering how accessible your content is. You can enjoy your favorite TV shows like anime with captions that display any word or sound you may have missed. However, people with impairments require accurate …

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Open vs. Closed Captions: Which should filmmakers and social media video creators use?

Open vs. Closed Captions: Which should filmmakers and social media video creators use?

You’ve invested in producing great videos/films. To make sure that your efforts don’t go to waste, you should consider other ways to reach a larger audience and get your message across more powerfully. It’s likely that you’ve encountered “CC” as you use video streaming platforms like YouTube and Netflix. When you see “CC”, it means …

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Should YouTube creators invest in video captions?

Should YouTube creators invest in video captions?

Living in a fast-paced world, your audience loves to consume information as quickly and smoothly as possible. While we learn through various mediums, the audience has a preference for videos. Has anyone ever responded to your question with “LMGTFY” or “Let me Google that for you” when you tried to ask something? That’s because Google, …

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