Captioning is converting audio content of a video into text. Subtitles in movies or YouTube videos are written by captioners. It is a straightforward job, much similar to transcription but as a captioner, your job will be to watch a video and correctly type what you hear.
But, you will also need to make sure your captions sync up with the video.
- Ability to read, write and proficiently speak in your language of operation as well as in English.
- Ability to listen and understand multiple accents.
- A good headset
- A computer with decent net connection
- Work from home.
- Suitable for almost anyone.
The average monthly income of a captioner is about 16000INR per month.