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Celebrate Data Privacy Day with Verbit 

Sarah Roberts
28 Jan 2022 5min read
28 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
5min read

Data breaches increased 68% in the past year, and the associated expense of each incident rose 10% to an average of $4.24 million. These numbers show the significance of data security in today’s modern world.Today, on January 28th, nations across the globe recognize Data Privacy Day to commemorate the Council of Europe’s landmark personal data protection treaty. Now, more than…

Verbit Participates in Accessibility Plus Event on Digital Accessibility

Aylin Dunham
24 Jan 2022 2min read
24 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
2min read

This week, Verbit is taking part in Accessibility Plus, a virtual event which will deep-dive into the important topic of digital accessibility. The event, which will be held on January 25th on Zoom, will offer participants expert-led sessions on the rise of digital accessibility lawsuits, the implications of 2021 lawsuits on the future and tips to implement throughout their businesses to…

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5 Business Benefits of Multilingual Transcription & Captioning

Verbit Editorial
24 Jan 2022 5min read
24 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
5min read

Video content is essential in today’s digital world. 52% of consumers want to see more video from the businesses they support, but connecting with individuals who speak different languages isn’t without its challenges. Multilingual transcription services, also known as subtitling, can help businesses professionals translate their videos for audiences and employees who speak different languages. If your goal is to…

5 Ways Tech is Being Used to Improve Corporate Culture

Sarah Roberts
18 Jan 2022 6min read
18 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
6min read

In November 2021, a record 4.5 million Americans left their jobs. The high number of people quitting was part of a trend that persisted throughout the year, earning the label “The Great Resignation.” With so many employees throwing in the towel, business leaders are realizing they need to change course if they want to attract and keep talent.  Research shows…

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Podcast Accessibility Requirements & Best Practices

Sarah Roberts
17 Jan 2022 5min read
17 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
5min read

If your business is producing a podcast or planning to start one, you’re on the right track. According to recent projections, there will be more than 144 million podcast listeners in the US alone by 2025. Not only are more people listening to podcasts, but they are spending more time listening to them as well. Promoting your business through podcasts…

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These Numbers Underscore the Importance of Accessibility for UK Consumer Reach

Danielle Chazen
16 Jan 2022 4min read
16 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
4min read

In the US, conversations surrounding inclusion and related legislation like the Americans with Disabilities Act are occurring with greater frequency. More institutional and business leaders are investing in supporting accessibility as their every action, site page and marketing campaign is being examined under a microscope, especially as they connect more with diverse audiences online.As businesses continue to operate more globally,…

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Verbit Secures No. 1 Ranking for Best Women Representation in 2021 Women In Startups Report

Danielle Chazen
10 Jan 2022 3min read
10 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
3min read

Verbit was ranked No. 1 in Power in Diversity Israel’s 2021 Women in Startups Report for the best representation of women in large companies of 500 employees and more. The report was based on 424 startups and 70 venture capital firms surveyed.Power in Diversity Israel, which commissioned the report, uncovered gender diversity numbers and insights, reasons why diversity, equity and…

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Why Adding Captions To Instagram Reels & Videos Is Key

Verbit Editorial
10 Jan 2022 6min read
10 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
6min read

Business leaders and marketers are seeing great benefit in boosting their brand identities and connecting with consumers on Instagram. With 1 billion active monthly users worldwide, this visually-focused platform offers them the ability to attract audiences by sharing engaging content like images and videos. Marketers using Instagram are now focusing more on video since videos receive twice as much engagement…

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Join Verbit in Celebrating World Braille Day

Aylin Dunham
4 Jan 2022 4min read
4 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
4min read

With approximately 43 million of the world’s population living with blindness, individuals who are blind play a large part in our global community.  This World Braille Day, Verbit’s leaders are encouraging businesses, schools and the public to consider and recognize the challenges that individuals who are blind or have low vision may be facing on a daily basis.  While the…

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10 Reasons Businesses Should Caption Live & Virtual Events 

Sarah Roberts
3 Jan 2022 5min read
3 Jan 2022 Sarah RobertsSarah Roberts
5min read

The shift to virtual events spiked during the pandemic, but they continue to be a key business and marketing strategy for connecting with audiences in 2022. Whether you’re a veteran event producer or just starting to dip your toe in the world of webinars, you can’t ignore the importance of facilitating attendee engagement. In fact, engagement is the secret sauce for…