Audio Transcription

Audio Transcription Questions Answered

What is audio transcription? Transcribing audio is the skill and art of listening to and converting recorded speech from either audio or video into a text document that you can print, add to a video, or read on screen. To increase the accuracy and speed of the conversion from recorded…

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The Value of an Audio or Video Transcript

Today, in May 2016 advancements in technology have progressed very rapidly over the last 10 – 20 years.  Being from a time before computers and mobile phones, I am very glad for the progression of the internet. For me it has meant I no longer travel out to work in…

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7 Tips to Outsource to The Best Freelance Transcriptionist [Infographic]

Outsourcing Transcription to a Freelancer

If you have never outsourced your recorded audio or video to a transcription service or hired a freelance transcriptionist before, this Infographic should be of some help. Many people think they can type and it’s easy to listen and type what is being spoken, take it from a freelance professional…

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Transcription – Is It a Necessity For Your Business?

Freelance transcriber for business transcription

Yes, you do! Transcription services, freelance or provided by specialist businesses, transcription is growing in demand each and every day. Advancements in technology mean quicker and faster, more capabilities and devices and so on, digital technology grows in cyberspace. This provides more opportunities for the transcriptionist to provide digital transcription…

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What best describes what kind of typist you are?

Typist's roles

Did you know that there are various kinds of typist?  No?  Okay, well neither did I even as a transcriptionist of over 20 years!  Why?  Because with the digital world and the advancements that have been made between transcribing from a microcassette to now transcribing mp3, mp4 and other audio…

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Is public media ready for machine transcription? (A Socratic dialogue) — Medium

A conversation between American Public Media’s Andy Kruse and Pop Up Archive’s Peter Karman. This is a very interesting read about the discussion of manual transcription versus automatic speech recognition.  It starts with the question of whether transcripts are needed to be added to your audio in the first place…

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Limitations in Interview Transcription

Interview Transcription Prone To Errors Due To Certain Limitations by Ritesh Sanghani Interview transcription looks quite simple but in real life, it is very a complex and an intricate task. It should be noted that mainstream semi-structured and structured interviews necessitate a comprehensive transcription that needs to be accessible by…

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What is Audio Transcription? [Infographic]

Transcribing is the art of listening to audio and converting the spoken word into a written, readable form.  Sounds easy right?Just listen and type.  Not true.  One who transcribes has worked hard to gain the skills and experience necessary to perform this task.  An audio file (MP3, WAV, DSS etcetera),…

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Transcription Service

Transcription ServiceVirtuadmin Transcription Services offers a professional and quality transcription service at affordable rates for individuals and businesses alike.  This board is for anything related to typing and speech to text transcription.

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The Benefits of adding a transcript to a video

As a transcriptionist reading articles across all the social platforms I came across an article written by Alice Ly, the Social Media Manager at Lucrazon that included so much useful information and useful tools to use to boost your video by captioning each frame with an accurate transcript. Something that…

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How To Get The Most Out Of Audio Transcription Services

How To Get The Most Out Of Audio Transcription Services audiotranscription9: Audio transcription is the process of converting voice to text. It is not only a helpful tool to keep written records of voice recording but, it is also a considerable advantage to people that have hearing problems. There are…

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