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The 2023

State of Captioning

3Play Media's seventh annual State of Captioning report tracks current and upcoming media accessibility trends across industries in 2023. Here, we present fresh data focused on media accessibility habits, frequently used services and tools, and predictions for the future industry landscape.
Key takeaways include:
  • Captioning behaviors, policies, and procedures
  • Trends in automatic, live, and social media captioning
  • Motivators, barriers, and budgets for media accessibility

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Why is this report important?

The information gathered in the State of Captioning offers a better understanding of exactly how organizations and businesses are making their digital media content accessible. By learning about current behaviors and preferences, we can make predictions about what to expect for accessibility in the future. 

Looking to advocate for digital accessibility within your organization? The State of Captioning report is a great place to start. Here, you can gather knowledge and brush up on valuable statistics that can help drive accessibility initiatives forward at your organization.


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