ACES Evolve 2023

Editing Videos and Podcasts for Accessibility and Sensitivity | Mike Taylor, Allyson Daniels

Evolve your skills and the scope of your team's work with a guide to sensitivity and accessibility editing for video and podcast content from Bleacher Report's multiplatform editing team. Different editors and organizations have different resources and priorities—tailor your approach accordingly with this how-to on editing captions and addressing sensitive topics in interviews, scripted shows, live shows, long-form vodcasts and short-form animated content. Presented through the lens of sports but applicable across fields, the session will take attendees step by step through B/R's editing processes.

AdvancedAll editors, Advanced Skills


Mike Taylor is a 2007 graduate of the University of Missouri. He majored in broadcast journalism with a religious studies minor. He began his career as a general assignment reporter for Houston Community Newspapers and later held the positions of sports editor, news editor and night editor. He has worked for Bleacher Report as a multiplatform editor since 2015.

Allyson Daniels joined Bleacher Report as a copy editor in 2012 and added writer evaluator to her responsibilities in 2013. In 2015, she was promoted to quality editor, and in 2021 she became a senior QE. She piloted B/R's captioning program in 2017. Allyson graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor's degree in magazine journalism in 2012.

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