Transcription Services Africa

Transcription Services Africa is provided by Way With Words throughout Africa, and beyond and is used by many industries and professions ranging from media, business, financial and legal to academic users, technology start-ups, government departments, and corporates.

About Us

Way With Words is a general voice to text company offering audio-to-text, speech-to-text or voice-to-text solutions. Our transcription services and other audio to text offerings are often chosen because of our excellent reputation for accurate transcribing and working with many different local dialects. We also process large volumes of audio or video recordings.

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  • Accurate! Great service, on-time and accurate, even with technical topics.

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    Karen Bryan
    Owner, Marketing&Communications

    Aloha! Awesome – you are the best! Aloha.

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    Alex Reinprecht
    President, Zone Media

    Quick And Easy! This process was quick and easy. The staff are friendly, helpful, and made the whole transcribing process a walk in... [+]

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    Jessica Stone
    Senior Business Analyst, Compassion
  • Will Definitely Use Again We had great communication about the work throughout, the transcripts were mostly completed on time and to a good standard... [+]

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    Alice Bryant
    Programme Coordinator, CLIC Sargent

    Surprisingly Good Thank you for the service, by the way, it was excellent.

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    Gavin Knight
    Principal Lecturer, Portsmouth University

    Prompt And Efficent Prompt, efficient and accurate work. Thanks for the great service!

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    Michael Scheepers
    Engineer, Individual
  • Absolutely fantastic job by Way With Words - quick to respond to any queries I had and 100% accurate. ... [+]

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    Karen Baldwin
    Researcher

    Good Timing Excellent work and timing.

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    Mark Lindsell
    Managing Director, Crime Watch SA

    Pleased With Service I will continue to promote your business as I am pleased with your excellent service.

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    Michelle Hall
    Research Fellow, University of Western Australia
  • Good Transcripts Converted all my video recordings and sent back really good transcripts.

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    Emma woods
    Lecturer

    Recommended! Very happy with how this all ran, with every file returned within the required turnaround time. Recommended.

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    Gary Prins
    Owner, 4sight

    Amazing Experience I have had amazing experiences with Way With Words over the past four years. They will always make a plan... [+]

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    Caro van Aardt
    Interpreter, SA Parliament
  • Really Happy Thanks for sending all those completed transcripts through – we’ve been really happy with the quality of the transcription.

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    Edwina McCarthy
    Research Assistant, Monash University

    Very Reliable A very reliable transcription company that delivers top quality transcriptions, on time. Their team is always willing to assist via... [+]

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    Alyssa Eksteen
    Project Manager, Folio

    Amazing Way With Words are amazing. Used them for my MSc transcriptions. Fast and efficient! 100% recommend!

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    Penelope Denny
    Writer, Individual
  • Good At What They Do These guys are good. Good at what they do, producing excellent transcripts (in spite of difficult accents) and excellent... [+]

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    Phil Back
    Research Associate, Imperial College London

    Well Done Many thanks for that, it was really well done.

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    Lorcan Coyle
    Principal, St. Pius X BNS

    Always Excellent Very happy indeed, excellent service as always!

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    Elena Agar
    Project Manager, VSI
  • Ahead of Schedule! Excellent. Delivered weekend transcription ahead of schedule.

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    David Hindley
    Editorial Assistant, Financial Times

    Look Great! I just wanted to feedback to say that the transcripts I have read so far look great. Thanks to all... [+]

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    Genevieve Rasle
    Proposal Writer, Save The Children

    Heard Good Things Have heard good things about them. Understand why they need to be selective, believe they recently opened up for Afrikaans 🙂

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    Jean Nichols
    Admin Assistant, Health Institute

Way With Words‘ clients require transcribing for a wide range of situations which include dictations, legal disputes, court cases, disciplinary hearings, focus group research and findings as well as media such as TV, film, Vimeo, and YouTube videos. In addition, our transcription services are regularly used for:

Turnaround Options

Way With Words Africa’s standard transcription service turnaround times (TAT) range from EXPRESS to cost-saving turnarounds of 1 day or longer. When requesting our transcription service, simply choose a turnaround and budget that suits you. For customised audio to text solution projects, turnaround times can be discussed.

Rates & Pricing

Way With Words’ standard transcription service is calculated on a per audio or video minute rate. Pricing depends on the turnaround time chosen and the add-on options selected. The longer the turnaround and the fewer the add-ons selected, the lower the price.

Our captioning rates are also calculated per video minute, while our custom audio to text solution pricing is negotiable – depending on your required volume and conditions of service.

Our Clients

Clients who use Transcription Services Africa range from individuals to companies and government. Clients include Shell, Bowip Agencies Ltd (Kenya), Elite Lodgit (Kenya), Pioneer Newspaper (Nigeria), ELO Ngodo Enterprises Ltd (Nigeria), Reserve Bank (South Africa), South African Tourism, Shoprite, and many more institutions as well as individuals.

Regional Office

WAY WITH WORDS SA (Pty) Ltd | Company Registration: 2001/015436/07 | VAT No: 4010198705
Way With Words, Manor House, Vineyards Estates, 99 Jip De Jager Dr, De Bron, Cape Town, 7530

Way With Words clients are located throughout Africa including South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Egypt, Kenya, Nigeria, Madagascar, Zimbabwe, Uganda, Mauritius, and other locations.

Our Contractors

Our transcribers are chosen from our job recruitment portal and assessed for their dialect and subject skills. Subsequently, they are contracted to our transcription team to transcribe a wide variety of English dialects. However, the team will assist with some mixed-language recordings on a case-by-case basis.