How to Get Work as a Closed Captioner

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Closed captioning is an important part of the video industry. With many hearing-impaired individuals out there, and the rise of online videos, it's important to know what a closed captioner does and how to get started with it. They earn through transcribing (typing up what’s spoken) the movie or show so that others can read it and follow along while they watch. As a closed captioner, you can work from anywhere.

We hope this blog was able to help you learn more about what is closed captioning, what requirements you need to become one, and the different kinds of captioning jobs out there. You will need strong typing skills in order to earn a decent wage per hour, so it is a good idea to practice your skill with typical tools and tests.

by Luci
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