A transcriber is a transcriber no matter what device they use to record their text. Using a pen or a typewriter or a keyboard, we can all get tired, bored silly, or just have a bad day.
All good transcription projects will build into them the means to check and cross-check data entries, no matter what the original method of transcription.
However, a well-constructed computer-based data entry program has a number of advantages that can be built into it, that manual methods cannot match.
reasons to record your sources from the Legal Genealogist
six reasons to cite sources when we’re doing our genealogy:
1. So you don’t struggle to find your proof again.