Video subtitles on YouTube

Video subtitles on YouTube

There is an easy way to add subtitles to your video.

Subtitling your video is very important for the deaf and hard of hearing. In addition, it is also a possibility to improve your SEO . 

Make sure that you turn on settings that you want to use subtitles. Subtitles will then be created automatically. This is often not sufficient because he does not understand all words well. It is possible within YouTube to adjust the subtitles on the spot. But you can also download it as a .srt and adjust it on your computer. This is called closed captions. Adjusting directly online has the disadvantage that you can accidentally click through and you have lost all your changes.

Video subtitles in 7 steps

Step 1 Click on “My channel”

Step 2 Click on the video that you want to adjust

Step 3 Walk through the settings and set your language to English.

Step 4 Click on subtitles

Step 5 Click on edit

Step 6 Adjust the subtitle that is automatically generated

Step 7 Publish the edit