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See Me Speak!

Add captions to your content

Bring accessibility to the masses with Captionme’s See Me Speak! campaign.

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Making video content accessible

For 350 million people worldwide, video content is barely accessible due to the lack of captions or subtitles. Captionme stands at the forefront of changing this narrative with our latest campaign, ‘See Me Speak’, a call for inclusivity and accessibility in every piece of content.

Accessibility is a right

Accessibility in video and audio content is not just a ‘nice to have’, it’s being written into law to create a more inclusive, diverse and fair society.

Inclusivity

Accessible video and audio content ensures equal access to your content. This fosters inclusivity, allowing everyone access to participate in the conversation.

Education

Providing e-Learning and educational content with subtitles and captions provides equal opportunities and improve educational outcomes for students.

Improved user experience

A large percentage of people consume media now with captions and subtitles turned on, regardless of their abilities. Ensure your content is consumed and retained by all of your audience.

Increased audience reach

Reach a wider audience when you improve your video and audio accessibility. A diverse audience imrpoves engagement with your content and fosters a more inclusive brand.

Automatic captions

Easily automate subtitles for your video. Access to the interactive editing suite allows you to edit your own content.

Human-made captions

Captionme’s human-made captioning solution is a complete captioning service. Formatting and Ai mistakes are corrected by our professional editors to deliver the finished article.

You create, or we'll do it for you...

Made for content creators, a web-based interactive editing suite will save you time on creating the perfect captions, or just ask our editors to do it for you, creating 99% accurate captions to help the world ‘See Me Speak’.

Text editor

Edit your captions, the times at which they’re displayed or the plain text transcript – all fully responsive.

Timeline editor

Edit your caption length with ease with our timeline editor.

Style editor

Style your captions to match your brand style with our interactive styling tool.

Making a difference

To ‘See Me Speak’, a network of professional editors deliver video content and subtitles fully formatted and error free. Our human-made service is subscription-free, fully flexible and delivers a ready-to-go product. 

Automatic Captions
Accuracy 70%
Human-made captions
Accuracy 99%

You're the success story

What our clients have to say

Do I need to provide video accessibility?

Governments are starting to enact accessibility legislation, such as the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the European Accessibility Act (EAA).

These laws form the bedrock for nurturing a culture that values accessibility and universally accessible digital environments.

Need more information about captioning?

FAQs

Captioning in video is the process of converting the audio content of a television broadcast, webcast, film, tv series, employee training, educational videos or other media production into text and displaying the text on screen. Captioning in video provides access to media that otherwise would not be readily available to people with hearing loss and a wider audience.

Captioning media content helps the deaf and hard-of-hearing community, and it’s critical that as technology changes and video use increases, that video is made accessible to these growing groups. Captions not only provide assistance to those whose native language isn’t spoken within the video, but they also help viewers with learning disabilities or attention disorders more easily maintain their concentration.

Adobe Premiere Pro’s captions feature lets you import, manipulate, and export the most common subtitle formats. Scenarist Closed Caption File (.scc) MacCaption VANC File (.mcc) SMPTE Timed Text (.xml) EBU N19 Subtitle (.stl) SubRip Subtitle Format (.srt).

You can create captions in Final Cut Pro for example, to deliver your project with subtitles or closed captions. In Final Cut Pro, captions are assigned special caption roles. To create a new set of captions, you first choose a caption format (CEA-608, iTT, or SRT), then you create a caption role specific to that format and a subrole for each language version.

Make captions for your videos in a matter of seconds with captionme. No need for big budgets or to spend time on training. Captionme lets you focus on styling your captions, ready to share faster with your audience. You wouldn’t share a video without image or sound. So why leave out the text? it’s as easy as 1, 2, 3…

 

Step 1: Select a video to upload to your captionme dashboard.

Step 2: Make any small amends to the timings, punctuation or any specific wording you want to change. Or decide to leave your subtitles just the way they are.

Step 3: Add a headline to your video so your audience can understand what your video is about in seconds. Change the colour, font, logo and position of your subtitles to match your style or brand and download as an .srt, .vtt or burn your captions direct to your video.

Captioning ensures that individuals who are deaf or hard-of-hearing can fully enjoy a television program. Captioning displays the audio portion of a television program as text on the TV screen, providing critical access to news and information for those with hearing impairments.

Closed captioning service providers provide a visual aid to videos in the form of subtitles, integrating transcribed text from dialogue and sounds as they appear on-screen.

 

Closed captioning is designed for movies, television shows, games, social media and other media. Closed captioning services for YouTube and other web streaming platforms can involve both automatic and human-made captioning, and as the variety of live streaming programs increases, so does the need for closed captioning.

Subtitles are intended to provide text alternatives for the dialogue of video material, whereas closed captions provide additional information about the background noises and other vocal components of the soundtrack. Subtitles translate the spoken words of characters, narrators, and other vocal participants into text. Closed captions, on the other hand, include descriptions of background noises and other audible cues.

 

In effect, subtitles provide a text alternative for video dialogue, including character, narrator, and other vocal participant speech. Subtitles, on the other hand, include other relevant parts of the soundtrack than just dialogue, such as background noise, ringing phones, and other audio cues that require description.

Closed captions are words that appear on the screen when someone is talking. They help the audience to understand what is being said and improve their enjoyment of the content. The term ‘closed’ refers to the fact that the audience are able to turn them on or off. When you watch a movie on Netflix, a video on YouTube, or other media platform, you can turn the captions on or off through the [CC] settings.

Most businesses and individuals who need closed captions for their video content get them through a closed caption service like captionme or use automatic free services like YouTube to limited success. They send their online videos or video files to the closed captioning service and receive a caption file like an .srt or .vtt file back in as little as 5 minutes, which they can then use to easily add the captions to a variety of online video platforms such as YouTube and software like Adobe Premiere Pro or Final Cut Pro.

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