Is it worth it to transcribe your podcast?
That’s a question I’ve been wrestling with, and doing some testing on, so wanted to share my thoughts and results.
First of all, let’s clarify what we’re talking about. A podcast transcription is just the written record of your episode.
There are some distinct perceived advantages of providing transcriptions:
It’s respectful of your followers’ time, when they still want to consume your content but don’t have the 20-45 minutes necessary to listen.