Is CrowdSurf A Good Fit For You?

Do you enjoy writing and reading? Are you looking to make a little extra cash on the side or maybe you are a student who needs flexible work? We want to work with you!


3 Steps To Get Started

We’re always hiring new transcribers to turn audio into text! Work from home on your own schedule and at your own pace. You’re paid per task, so the more you work, the more you earn. Start with basic transcription, then earn promotions to higher paying tasks. Follow our 3 simple steps to get started!

OneSign-Up On Work Market

CrowdSurf uses Work Market to hire and pay all CrowdSurf freelancers. You’ll join CrowdSurf via Work Market, and work with us on our private editing platform, the CrowdSurfWork platform. It’s easy to get started.

2Join CrowdSurf

Work Market uses recruitment groups to connect you with employers offering freelance work. Once your Work Market account is set up, apply to join CrowdSurf as a new CrowdSurf transcriber, review the guidelines, and take a brief assessment to join the CrowdSurf group.

3Start CrowdSurfing

Once you’ve passed the assessment, we will create a new account for you on the CrowdSurfWork platform. This usually takes 3-5 business days. When your account is ready we will send login instructions to your Work Market email.

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“…I wasn’t sure at first if I would be good at this, but I really like the content and I can work any time of day or night!”

Jerry – Belleville, NJ

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The CrowdSurf Mission is to solve media challenges for the deaf, hard of hearing and second language viewers. 

Our focus is to build a community of optimistic and thoughtful community of freelancer transcribers to create online media that is enjoyed by all, “For the Crowd, By the Crowd”.

About CrowdSurf

We are pleased you would like to learn more about CrowdSurf.  We take pride in providing on-demand transcription and captioning services that make online media more accessible and enjoyable for deaf and hard of hearing as well as second language users. We process a variety of online media (ranging from exclusive interviews to popular cartoons) and we need your help to create clean verbatim transcripts! Try it out!

We work with thousands of independent freelancers with little or no previous transcription experience to provide 99% accurate transcripts and video captions. We provide all of the training and support you need to get started earning money from home.

It is easy to get started working with CrowdSurf, follow our 3 easy steps to join the crowd! If you would like to speak to our team about CrowdSurf, contact us at [email protected] Thank you for being part of the CrowdSurf journey!