Best Overall Captioning “How To” Guide!

Basic Guidelines for Busy Teachers, Families, and Others Who Shoot Their Own Video” by Bill Stark, Described and Captioned Media Program

http://www.dcmp.org/ciy/

Describes:
What are Captions?
What’s In a caption (Narration, Dialogue, Sound Effects, Other)
How To Caption
Guidelines for Captions
Benefits of Captions
Web Based Captioning Tools
Desktop Captioning/Subtitling Software
Caption-Ready Video Hosting Providers

It could use some updating (Overstream is dying, doesn’t include Universal Subtitles), and it could include some reference to including those in files and DVD’s, but over all, he does a great job, much nicer than my list of captioning tools and references.

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