Transcribe Lecture to Text Online

Ssemble makes it easy for you to transcribe your YouTube videos online. You can transcribe your videos directly in your web browser with little effort and cost. With just one click, you can create text transcriptions or add subtitles to your videos. Ssemble’s automatic speech-to-text conversion makes transcribing and translating your videos into over 100 languages simple. The transcriptions can be saved as a text file for accurate video-to-text conversion. Additionally, Ssemble offers other editing options after transcribing. Please note that downloading transcription files is a feature reserved for premium subscribers. For more information, please visit our pricing page.

How to Transcribe Lecture to Text

Transcribe Lecture to Text Tutorial Step 1

Add videos and the auto subtitle plugin

First, add the desired YouTube video or audio to the timeline. Then, install the auto subtitle plugin from the project’s plugin menu. Click on the subtitle menu button and then click on the Auto subtitle generator button.

Transcribe Lecture to Text Tutorial Step 2

Select the language

Select your desired language and click on the generate button.

Transcribe Lecture to Text Tutorial Step 3

Edit the details

When you click on the generate button, the subtitles will be automatically created by recognizing the audio of the entire clip at the bottom of the timeline. Check the generated subtitles and make any necessary edits to the details.

Transcribe Lecture to Text Tutorial Step 4

Download SRT, VTT, TXT files

Once you finish editing the subtitles, you can download the subtitles as a SRT, VTT, or TXT file.


Boost your YouTube SEO with Transcription

By adding text to your YouTube video using Ssemble, you can improve its visibility on search engines like Google. This helps your video rank higher in search results and attracts more viewers.

Make your Education Video More Accessible

Text transcripts are very useful for creating educational materials. They form a solid basis for teaching and learning resources, especially when it comes to studying casual conversation or acquiring new languages. Text transcripts offer a range of additional learning possibilities.

Perfect for Podcasts

In the world of podcasts, a written transcript serves as a useful record of the podcast’s content. It also allows listeners and users to easily search for keywords and topics. Having a transcript lets your audience easily go back to important parts of your podcast and find the information they need quickly.

Benefits of Transcribing YouTube Video with Ssemble

There are several advantages to using Ssemble for converting your video content into text. Here are a few:

  1. Time-Saving: With Ssemble, you can transcribe your video content in a matter of minutes, saving you hours of time that you can spend on other important tasks.
  2. Cost-Effective: Hiring a professional transcriber can be quite expensive, but with Ssemble, you can transcribe your content at a fraction of the cost.
  3. Accurate: Ssemble uses advanced speech recognition technology to transcribe your content accurately, with an accuracy rate of over 90%.
  4. User-Friendly: Ssemble is easy to use, with a user-friendly interface that makes transcribing your video content a breeze.


Yes, Ssemble can transcribe any type of video file as long as it is in a supported format.

Ssemble uses advanced speech recognition technology to transcribe videos, which results in accurate transcriptions most of the time. However, the accuracy of the transcription can depend on several factors such as the quality of the audio, the speaker's accent, and background noise.

Yes, you can edit your transcription at any time with Ssemble's easy-to-use editing tools. Simply open the Subtitle menu in the Ssemble editor and make your desired changes.

Yes, Ssemble offers a translation plugin that allows you to translate your transcription into different languages. This is useful if you want to reach a wider audience or if you have viewers who speak a different language.

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