Increase video engagement with captions
Improve accessibility and be more inclusive for your viewers by adding captions to videos. Easily add captions to videos in four ways with Screencast-O-Matic.
Upload your captions transcription from an external .sbv or .srt file.
Automatically generate captions from your video’s audio narration.
Write your captions from scratch in our interactive captions editor.
Create a script with our Stories tool to publish it as a captions file.
Easily add captions to your videos
Improve viewer experience with inclusive videos
- Meet accessibility requirements for ADA and 508 regulations
- Expand your audience size to include the hearing impaired
- Increase engagement with more views, longer watch times
- Improve retention with better understanding of the information
Captions are beneficial for all video creators
With captions, you can ensure your videos are easy to understand and accessible for all learners, regardless of their hearing ability or audio settings.
Captions help your information get indexed by search engines, like Google and YouTube, which can improve video rankings and views to increase business.
Individuals, such as social media influencers, use captions to help their videos stand out from the crowd and help viewers understand your content.
Expand your audience with captions
With Screencast-O-Matic, you can upload, edit and add captions to your videos. (Learn more from our captions video at the left.)
Quickly add automated captions with Speech-to-Text, upload a captions file, use our interactive caption tool, or use our Stories tool to create a script that can be exported as a captions file.