A tool for journalists to easily find and add video quotes to news articles.

This project is maintained by Times Digital and Pietro Passarelli

What is quickQuote?

quickQuote takes the pain out of finding a video quote for your news article. It allows you to automatically generate interactive video quotes (such as the one below), without even having to touch an editing software or write a single word to transcribe the video.

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A five billion dollar web site, I have so many websites, I have them all over the place. I hire people they do a web site, it costs me three dollars.
Donald Trump

Demo example in context

See this demo before and after for an example of how it could change the way users experience quotes in an article.

How does it work?

  1. Upload a video
  2. Select a quote (from the transcription automatically generated by the speech-to-text API)
  3. Preview video quote selection
  4. Export video quote selection
  5. Embed video quote in your article.
  6. Done.


Installation is detailed in the system manual section of the project


Documentation can be found in the documentation section of the project


quickQuote is licensed under the MIT license.