Posts by Austin Dillman

How to Choose the Best Online Audio Transcription Service

Best Audio Transcription Service

Audio transcription is utilized across industries. Whether you’re looking for legal, medical, academic, media, or financial transcription, it’s important to find the best online transcription service provider that can complete the work quickly, accurately, and within budget. As you search for the right company, be sure to determine your priorities. If you’re like most businesses,…

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7 Clever Hacks to Increase LinkedIn Engagement

Illustration of LinkedIn feed

The practical tips in this post helped me to get more engagement on my LinkedIn profile, which has led to new clients hiring me to write content for them. Whichever industry you’re in, the fundamentals of getting your content seen are the same. Posts versus articles LinkedIn posts are equivalent to status updates on Facebook…

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How A Blind Person Makes A YouTube Video

James Rath

James was born with a condition called Ocular Albinism. This condition causes lack of pigment in the retina of the eye, which drastically reduces the definition he can see. It also causes nystagmus, which induces the eyes to dance, causing vertigo. To top it all off, his eyes are extremely sensitive to light. Rath took…

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5 Overlooked Ways to Get More YouTube Views

5 Overlooked Ways to Get More YouTube Views

About Tim Schmoyer Tim posted his first YouTube video over 10 years ago. Since then he’s created more than 3,000 videos, amassed over 50 million views, worked with some of the country’s top brands, and became officially certified by YouTube in “Audience Growth.” In 2013 he started Video Creators to train other creators to master…

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Why You Should Hire US-based Captioning & Transcription Services

US-based Captioning & Transcription Services

It’s a common assumption that businesses offering low-cost services must be shipping those jobs overseas. Or, in our case, using automated machine transcription, and that the quality of the final product they provide must be poor as a result. We encounter this perception frequently at Rev when people see our $1 per minute pricing for captions and transcription. We’re often…

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An Intro to Rev’s Free Voice Recorder App

An Intro to Rev's Free Voice Recorder App

Whether you’re a journalist conducting an interview, a detective speaking with a witness, or a blogger composing a new piece of content, a voice recorder is a handy tool to have at your disposal. Rather than carrying around a separate recording device, you can use a voice recording app on your phone. Just keep in…

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Why I Left Freelance Writing to be a Rev Transcriptionist

Why I Left Freelance Writing to be a Rev Transcriptionist

The following post was written by JulieAnn Corbin, a New York-based transcriptionist that has been with Rev since April 2017. This post first appeared on JulieAnn’s website, and we’ve published it here with her permission. This past spring one of my closest friends sent me a link to an article sharing various work from home opportunities involving transcribing.…

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Rev vs GMR Transcription Pricing

Rev vs GMR Transcription Pricing

In our ongoing quest to educate businesses and individuals about the differences in transcription and caption services, we’re continuing our blog series comparing Rev’s pricing to other companies’ offerings. We’ve covered TranscribeMe and Scribie, and today we’ll take a look at GMR Transcription’s pricing. We pride ourselves in delivering transcripts as fast as humanly possible (we have real people, not software, doing the…

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Online Video Marketing Trends for 2017

Online Video Marketing Trends for 2017

Video content accounts for a staggering 74% of all online traffic. A little over a decade ago, that number was only around 33%. If your business isn’t already creating digital video content, you’re missing a huge traffic and branding opportunity. According to Buffer, the reason 43% of marketers aren’t producing more video content is due to time,…

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