Over at Headliner, we think creating an audio transcript to accompany your podcast is really important; that why we made it a core feature of the editor. Allowing users the option to read (in addition to listening) to your podcast can greatly enhance comprehension. For pre-recorded audio (like podcasts) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines state that transcripts are required at WCAG Level A.
2. ConvenienceAs a podcaster, your goal should be to make it as easy as possible for everyone to enjoy your content, even if they prefer reading over listening. You may have heard the content management adage 'Create Once, Publish Everywhere,' or 'COPE' for short. Transcripts allow you to more quickly and easily turn the audio of your podcast into content for other applications like:Blog post (or….