Transcribe YouTube Video to Text

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Easily transcribe YouTube videos to text, enhancing accessibility and engagement.

Transkriptor 2024-01-17

If you create content for YouTube and need a video transcribed to text from a fast, accurate, and affordable service, you've come to the right place.

Transkriptor is an advanced AI transcription tool, able to convert YouTube videos to text rapidly, so you can add subtitles, create scripts, or edit captions with ease.

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How to Transcribe a YouTube Video to Text

Transkriptor makes creating YouTube videos to text easy. Transcribing YouTube videos shouldn't be a chore; let Transkriptor show you how easy it can be to receive your first transcript in 4 simple steps:

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Step 1: Sign Up

Sign up with your Google or Facebook account or with your email address: no installation is required. We also offer Apple and Android apps, as well as a Google Chrome extension, to make transcription even more effortless.

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Directly upload or import from cloud—Transkriptor made simple and efficient.

Step 2: Upload or Link

Click on the ”Upload” button to go to your dashboard. Drag & drop your video file or simply paste the URL of the YouTube video you want to transcribe if you don't want to download videos. We'll provide accurate transcripts for as many videos as you need, so you can save time you would have used on creating video transcriptions yourself.

Step 3: Check Your Inbox

Keep an eye on your email for Transkriptor’s AI-generated online transcription within a few minutes. You might be surprised at how our AI can quickly transcribe any YouTube video, no matter the length.

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Step 4: Edit, Download, Share

Use Transkriptor’s online editor to fix any mistakes, then download YouTube transcripts in your preferred format (SRT file, TXT file, or Word Document). If you need to make further edits for clarity or comprehension, one the text file in Word or Google Docs to give it a final perfecting touch.

Why Use Transkriptor?

Transkriptor delivers consistently good transcripts for your YouTube videos, so you can repurpose your content in a myriad of ways to boost your views, gain subscribers, and increase engagement with your audience. Here are just a few reasons why you should use Transkriptor for your YouTube video transcription needs:

Solve Search Engine Optimization

Search engines love written content, and you can get the drop on Google's built in algorithm with the advanced features our transcription service offers. Transform your YouTube video into text form within the browser window, edit directly, and watch the views and comments flood in as new viewers discover your content. Improve the visibility of your content by transcribing and captioning your videos, making them more likely to appear in search results and attract a wider audience.

Create Catchy Captions

Captions are a game changer for successful YouTube videos and allow key points to be understood clearly, especially by those with hearing impairments. A transcript can help you to edit your video to include helpful and informative text, saving you valuable time. Add subtitles to your entire video with our high accuracy rate, so your video can still be a hit even without audio. Subtitles and captions also help viewers remain attentive to your video, even in loud places or environments with a lot of background noise.

Super Speech Recognition Software

Our automatic transcription tool can detect multiple speakers and convert them into text transcriptions within a few minutes, so you can publish the full transcript of your YouTube video to your blog, insert captions and subtitles, or easily prepare a script for your next video with Google Docs with our inbuilt Google Chrome extension.

Fast and Reliable YouTube Transcript Generator

Transcribe YouTube videos without worrying about mistakes with Transkriptor. With up to 99% accuracy in over 100+ languages, your text transcription can be completed within minutes. Import files or paste a YouTube video link to begin today, and receive your text file on the double.

Transkriptor can help as a YouTube video translator, too. Easily generate transcripts of your YouTube videos in multiple languages so your viewers can pick their own language settings.

Benefits of YouTube Transcripts

All the top YouTube channel owners know that the ability to transcribe YouTube videos is important, especially for viewers who don't speak English. If you want to reach an international audience or just improve your discoverability, you need Transkriptor. You can also retroactively upload captions to old videos, so your past content can experience new views and boost your channel.

Accessibility is important to consider when making content on YouTube, and accurate captions and subtitles being readily available in multiple languages can be the make or break for any one video. Immerse your audience from all over the world with the ability to provide correct text transcriptions for your videos.

Frequently Asked Questions

Absolutely! With Transkriptor, you can rapidly transcribe your YouTube video with unprecedented accuracy. Simply upload your YouTube video file or paste the web link to the Transkriptor dashboard, and let our advanced AI do the rest. You'll receive an email within minutes where you can edit the text directly and then download or share your new YouTube video transcript.

Transkriptor offers a free trial on sign-up via the “Try It Free” button. If you're happy with your YouTube video transcription and want to transcribe more, upgrade your account with multiple options available for both personal and business use. Subscribe for a fee as low as $4.99 a month for a year's subscription (Lite plan), billed once a year at $59.95. With this affordable subscription plan, a 1-hour video would be transcribed at a cost of $0.99. With upgraded plans, such as our Premium plan for $12.49 a month, a 1-hour video would cost $0.31 approximately to transcribe.

Transkriptor can transcribe a YouTube video in half the time of the file itself. For instance, an hour-long video will take half an hour to transcribe. You can then edit your YouTube video transcript in our rich text editor with slow-motion editing so you can fix speaker tags and any minor errors, ready to be published and repurposed elsewhere or for later use.

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