Transcribers Digest

Tips for accurately transcribing difficult accents or multiple speakers

Transcribing difficult accents or conversations with multiple speakers can be challenging but manageable with the right approach. Here are some tips to help you transcribe accurately: Listen to recordings or interact with people who have the accent you’re transcribing. Familiarity helps you understand nuances and pronunciation patterns better. Ensure the audio quality is as good […]

3 Types of Transcriptions: Definitions and Examples

Transcription can be a bit puzzling, especially for new clients. They often ask, ‘Which type of transcription is the best fit for my project?’  Today’s guide will walk you through the three types of transcriptions. We will share definitions and throw in some real-life examples. Now, let’s get into the three main transcription types: Verbatim […]

Interview Transcription: Who Needs It (And What Are the Benefits)?

Interviews are standard practice for any business. HR uses them to screen candidates, sales use them to find out what customers need, marketers use them to pick brains in user interviews, and managers use them for yearly reviews. Once these interviews wrap up, is it worth getting an interview transcription?  Read on to find out.  […]

Human vs. AI Transcription Tools: Which is Right For Your Project?

As automated speech-to-text tools become more popular, you might question whether human transcription is still necessary. Today, we will help you understand human vs. AI transcription options and highlight the pros and cons of each.  What is AI Transcription, and How Does it Work? Automated transcription uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to convert audio […]

Transcription File Formats: Everything You Need to Know

When seeking transcription services, you’ll also need to know which file format will work best for your project. Ideally, there are four types of transcription file formats you should know about.  What is the Best File Type For Transcripts? There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to transcription file formats. Instead, the format you select […]

5 Reasons Why Outsourcing Transcription is Better than DIY

One common misconception of transcription is that anyone can do it. Sure, most people would, but can they do it fast enough and accurately? The answer is no. In most cases, DIYing transcription would cost you more than getting professionals to help. Let’s examine why transcription outsourcing is more advantageous than doing it in-house.  What […]

How Long Does it Take to Transcribe Audio?

When onboarding our clients, one of the most common questions we get is, “How long does it take to transcribe audio?”  Today’s blog provides a clear idea of the time transcription companies take to complete your project.  Let’s dive in. Exactly How Long Does it Take to Transcribe Audio? The quick answer: Most professional transcriptionists […]

How Much Do Transcription Services Cost

How Much Do Transcription Services Cost

How Much Do Transcription Services Cost? If you have decided to outsource transcription work, you are most likely confused by the many options available. In fact, your biggest question right now is, “How much do transcription services cost?”  Worry not. This article is your complete guide to transcription pricing. By the end, you’ll clearly understand […]