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Treehouse Closed Captioning

Speaking of web accessibility, is there a way to contribute to the closed captioning on Treehouse courses? I'm not sure if the videos are transcribed by human or voice recognition tech, but it is often way off. I LOVE Treehouse and can't speak more highly of the service, but the subtitles often leave much to be desired.

I almost always keep closed captioning on because I find it easier to pay attention when I read along. It also helps to ensure I'm not missing anything that was said too quickly or unintelligibly.

Ally Sparham
Ally Sparham
9,753 Points

My favourite was "no web-based strow blading"

When they meant "strobe lighting"...

1 Answer

Aaron Loften
Aaron Loften
8,303 Points

When the transcript is off, its because it has a secret message in it. You have to try to decipher it using the many clues. If you can properly do so, it will lead you to the lost treasure of Nick Pettit. There, you will gain his power of design....