Subtitles and closed captions are generally mistaken for each other. It’s easy to understand why – after all, they’re both sets of titles placed in the lower part of a video screen, which mostly correspond to the voice-over in a video. However, they’re two different services – and they’re aimed at very different audiences. Picking the right product for your content, therefore, relies on understanding them.
This blog post will review the difference between subtitles and closed captions, to help you determine which is right for your content.
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