About Happy Scribe
Happy Scribe uses the best automated transcription technology to transcribe audio to text automatically within a few minutes. We accept over 30 audio file formats including AIFF, M4A, MP3, MP4, WAV, and WMA. There is also no file size limit and we are able to transcribe over 119 languages and accents, including English,French, German and Spanish.Start Free Trial
There are numerous advantages to transcribe audio to text automatically. When you translate audio to text you make your content more accessible for the Deaf, hard of hearing, and non-native language speakers. Transcribing audio to text can increase SEO because Google can’t index audio. Additionally, converting audio to text makes it easy to create blog content making the best use of your time and resources. Converting audio to text can also help you get more social media shares. Audio files are not compatible with social media snippets, but text quotes are. Simply put, converting audio to text can help increase viewership and result in more traffic to your content.
Automatic transcription involves using artificial intelligence to transcribe audio to text automatically. Journalists, podcasters, researchers, students, paralegals, and video-editors translate audio to text as part of their everyday tasks.
Transcription involves converting audio to text. Transcribing audio to text involves taking an audio file and converting it to a text document verbatim and in the same language that the original speaker used. The best automated transcription tool can take an audio file in Spanish and convert it into a Spanish text document. On the other hand, translation is the process of taking a piece of audio or written text and converting it into another language. For example if you have a text document in English but want it converted to French, that is translation.
The amount of time it will take to transcribe audio to text depends on the length of your audio file, the quality of the audio and whether or not you transcribe the audio yourself or use audio transcription software that will transcribe audio to text automatically. If your audio quality is good and you are experienced at transcribing audio to text you can expect to take 4 hours to convert 1 hour of audio. If you have poor audio or are a novice at transcribing audio to text this may take longer. In contrast, the best automated transcription software can convert audio to text in a few minutes.
Ongoing technological advances continue to improve the accuracy rate of automatic transcription software. Depending on the audio quality, speaker accents, and technical jargon, the best automated transcription software can achieve up to 99% accuracy.
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By syncronizing audio and text within a light and friendly interface, we've made transcription super easy.
We recognise when the speaker changes. You just have to write their name.
Highlight & comment
Adding comments is useful when collaborating with colleagues
Add timestamps where you want in the text. (Can be exported)
You can export in Word, TXT, SRT, VTT, STL, HTML, AVID and Premiere Markers.
On Happy Scribe, you can share a view-only or editable page of your transcript.
Correct faster by looking only at the places where the algorithm struggled.