Sermons are generally long and are clearly an important part of the entire service. But sharing the entire sermon on social media or YouTube precisely can be cumbersome for the viewers. It is best to have captions on videos for the following reasons;
- Videos with captions is accessible to more people
- Captions on videos are helpful for the visually impaired too
- Videos can be viewed on mute if they’ve captions. According to Digiday, 85% of Facebook viewers view videos on mute.
Here is a short glimpse of how a video adds more value with captions.
Pro Tip: Most video editors allow adding text on videos but most of them have to be added manually or else by creating a .srt file. But there are a few editors that allow you to auto-generate captions/subtitles like Typito.
Hope this helps!