Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

You can also drop in new files, split audio, modify the volume (or amplitude), “top and tail” the recording, and add effects, before generating a rendered file which contains all of the modifications you made to your audio. You can use Audacity to: Record live audio. Audacity 1.2

Multitrack audio and creating MP3 podcast files: Podcasting for E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Today's post about Podcasting for E-Learning covers editing and rendering multitrack audio using the open-source audio editor Audacity. The demo is about seven minutes in duration, and requires Flash Player version 7 or better.

Demonstration: Editing an Audio File. Podcasting for E-Learning

The E-Learning Curve

Today's post is a demonstration outlining how to edit an audio file using the Audacity open-source non-linear sound editor. The demo is about six minutes in duration, and requires Flash Player version 7 or better.

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Podcasting like a pro! (Part 2) – How to edit and publish your podcast recording


First step is to download Audacity & AoA Audio Extractor , and if you would like to use introductory and closing music you can find links to free resources in this post. Step 2: Familiarize yourself with Audacity by visiting any of the following. Audacity Quick Help (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Audacity Manual (should be installed locally, internet version if it isn’t). Editing sound quality using Audacity.

Help! What software tool should I use to record audio?

360 Training

Many devices and industry-standard elearning tools offer simple and effective software for recording audio. The free version, in addition to recording audio, offers undos, normalization of audio levels, fade ins and fade outs, control of audio quality, and control of export format.

Technology Skills for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

These have been my reference manuals while learning new versions of Captivate. I use the open source tool Audacity for audio editing. If you’re hoping to move into a career in instructional design, chances are you need to learn some of the common technology.

20+ eLearning Tools and Resources

DigitalChalk eLearning

Audacity. Audacity is a free, open-source, cross-platform software for recording and editing sounds. With Audacity, record live audio, cut, copy, or mix sounds together, change the speed or pitch of a recording, and more. With the newest versions of PowerPoint, you can easily create animated presentations with graphics and voice, as well as creating simple PowerPoint presentations.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Audacity. Podcasts are fairly easy for anyone to make and with the free downloadable software, Audacity , it becomes an inexpensive option. Users can record and edit audio with Audacity and it runs on most operating systems, including Mac OS X and Windows.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


When it comes to audio editors the general consensus is clear: whether you’re on the Windows, Linux or Mac, Audacity is the tool you should first opt for. Steinberg’s WaveLab and Adobe’s Audition ) but Audacity is both free (can’t beat that) and full featured enough.

Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide


Whilst companies using G Suite can upgrade to a paid version with more business functionality, for the individual user the free version offers all the tools they’re likely to need. Version history allows you to see past iterations of a document, which can be incredibly useful.

Quick and Dirty Video Production

eLearning Weekly

Note: The image below links to a large version of one of the videos.). You can see that this is a simple yet highly effective way to get a message across to your users / learners. The basic version is free and I can’t say enough about how much I love Jing. Audacity can be used for editing audio. I’ve become a big fan of the site, readitfor.me , which provides "the world’s most engaging book summaries" in video form.

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E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?

eLearning 24-7

The ability to record audio in real time or post time makes a lot of sense and eliminates the need for using Audacity (albeit it is a wonderful and free product). There is something wrong when a free and open source product like Audacity can do it, yet a product that costs hundreds of dollars cannot. Ability to add basic transitional effects – for those that want to use it . Take Techsmith’s latest version of Camtasia.

Setting the Mood: Top Tips for Adding Stock Music to Your E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

It actually generated applause in the middle of the session, and I guarantee that wasn’t due to its cutting-edge custom photography, innovative special effects, or vibrant color scheme! Sound effects bear a mention here, as well… Need I say more than “Remember the early days of PowerPoint”? A lot of stock photo sites also have music and sound effects. The Microsoft clipart gallery, for example, has perfectly acceptable sound effects but I’ve never found a use for their music.

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When your LMS BFF is no longer

eLearning 24-7

We all do it, I mean that is a huge initial step in designing effective training. By pulling this information you will have some sense of what may become an issue for you – I mean if I know that 35% of my employees are using IE7 – I need to tell them to upgrade to the latest version. I know of vendors who have the audacity to tell people they have awesome support, but tell me privately they know it is poor. I’ve been there.

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Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Audacity. Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. While they can be fun, visually exciting and effective, they can also require a lot of development and be difficult to create. It’s worth taking the time to get your approach to interactions right because they’re key to making e-learning effective. Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010.

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The Art of Voice Overs – Part 1

Edmego Learning

You will find that these are extremely cost effective and easy to implement. Audacity. Audacity is a great recording software tool. There are very simple desktop versions available. This is another cost effective way to to create great quality voice overs.