Case Study: How Johns Hopkins University Approaches Closed Captioning and Transcription for Online Courses

Case Study: How Johns Hopkins University Approaches Closed Captioning and Transcription for Online Courses

by Lily Bond in Case Studies

At the 2014 Kaltura Connect conference in June, CJ Johnson, co-founder and VP of Product at 3Play Media, presented with Matt Bochniak, Multimedia Supervisor at Johns Hopkins University, about leveraging closed captions and transcripts in higher education. Johns Hopkins University uses 3Play…

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Updated January 24, 2019
Case Study: University of Wisconsin-Extension Utilizes Captioning and Transcription for Accessibility and Marketing Purposes

Case Study: University of Wisconsin-Extension Utilizes Captioning and Transcription for Accessibility and Marketing Purposes

by Lily Bond in Case Studies

“ After surveying our students, nearly 50% are downloading our transcripts and using those as study aids.” Patrick Wirth University of Wisconsin-Extension  At the UBTech 2014 conference in June, Josh Miller, co-founder of 3Play Media, and Patrick Wirth, director of media services…

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Updated January 24, 2019
SEO Study: How Audio Transcripts Helped Radio Show This American Life

SEO Study: How Audio Transcripts Helped Radio Show This American Life

by Tole Khesin in Video SEO

This American Life (TAL) is a weekly public radio show broadcast on more than 500 stations to about 2.1 million listeners. It is also one of the most popular podcasts, with about one million people downloading each week. The first episode aired…

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Updated January 24, 2019
SEO Study: Discovery Digital Networks Gets Boost by Adding Closed Captions to YouTube Videos

SEO Study: Discovery Digital Networks Gets Boost by Adding Closed Captions to YouTube Videos

by Lily Bond in Video SEO

Discovery Digital Networks produces “original video programming for passionate audiences” via the original video networks Revision3, TestTube, Animalist, SourceFed, and The DeFranco Network. Discovery Digital Networks is part of Discovery Communications, the world’s leading non-fiction media company. In September 2013, Discovery Digital…

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Updated January 24, 2019
SafeNet Improves Search Engine Rank with Video Transcription

SafeNet Improves Search Engine Rank with Video Transcription

by Lily Bond in Video SEO

SafeNet is one of the top three infotech companies in the world, protecting high-value information for 25,000 customers in over 100 countries. Most high-value software, sensitive corporate information, and money that moves is protected through SafeNet. How does such a company handle…

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Updated January 24, 2019
Dell: Integrating Captioning into a Production Workflow for Increased SEO

Dell: Integrating Captioning into a Production Workflow for Increased SEO

by Lily Bond in Events

 “ It’s hard to find a good reason not to caption, to be quite honest with you.” Bill McCarty Dell Software Group Last November, Bill McCarty from Dell spoke at the Streaming Media West conference about his experiences working with video…

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Updated January 24, 2019

Case Study: Computer History Museum Uses Interactive Transcripts to Make Videos Searchable and Accessible

by Lily Bond in Case Studies

  What Is Computer History Museum, and How Do They Use Online Video? Computer History Museum is a non-profit that provides a space to revel in the groundbreaking developments and artifacts of the Information Age. With exhibits that cover the nearly 2,000-year-old…

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Updated January 24, 2019
T-Mobile: Video Captions Necessary for Clearer Communication

T-Mobile: Video Captions Necessary for Clearer Communication

by Shannon K. Murphy in Events

 “I’ve seen some of the numbers, and it’s not that expensive, honestly. It’s a benefit that gives a consistent user experience. When people need it, they can use it. And if it’s not their primary need, then they have it as…

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Updated January 24, 2019
Captioning “Magic” for ESC Region13 with 3Play Media and Brightcove

Captioning “Magic” for ESC Region13 with 3Play Media and Brightcove

by Shannon K. Murphy in Events

Watch the presentation by ESC Region 13 Recently 3Play Media attended the 19th Annual Sloan Consortium International Conference on Online Learning in Orlando, Florida. While there, we participated in a session titled, Accessible Video Captioning for Online Learning with Barry Link, Video…

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Updated January 24, 2019
6 eLearning Companies Share Video Captioning and Accessibility Strategies [Interviews]

6 eLearning Companies Share Video Captioning and Accessibility Strategies [Interviews]

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

“ We don’t pay attention to accessibility laws. We caption because it’s the right thing to do.” Bilal Musharraf Khan Academy As online video becomes the primary medium for education and learning, most universities, corporations, and governmental agencies are facing legal and…

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Updated January 24, 2019
Learning from Leaders: Harvard Integrates Video and Interactive Transcripts into the Classroom

Learning from Leaders: Harvard Integrates Video and Interactive Transcripts into the Classroom

by Shannon K. Murphy in User Engagement

Recently, 3Play Media collaborated with the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) to create a customized video learning interface. While we have long known the benefits of interactive transcripts in learning, we were happily surprised to learn that HSPH used our interactive…

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Updated January 24, 2019
Accessible Video Captioning in Higher Ed and MOOCS, Campus Technology Panel

Accessible Video Captioning in Higher Ed and MOOCS, Campus Technology Panel

by Shannon K. Murphy in Video Accessibility

Watch the session Last week, 3Play Media was pleased to participate in the Campus Technology Conference. On July 30th and 31st in Boston, MA, the Campus Technology event brought together leaders in technology with instructional designers, eLearning program managers, information technologists, campus…

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Updated January 24, 2019