How to Improve Audio Quality with Audacity

LearnUpon

Audio editing tools. There are lots of different audio editing tools available to you. Audacity is the perfect introduction to the world of editing audio. Download Audacity here to get started. Audacity uses certain thresholds to decide what is silence.

Editing Audio with Audacity

The Learning Dispatch

tools like Audacity at your disposal. or later) Audacity (free download here ) An audio file (Audacity natively supports major formats like WAV , AIFF , MP3, and OGG.

Audition, Audacity, and More…Oh My! – Part Two of Tools Review Blog Series

TLC Media Design

In part one of this blog series, we evaluated various presentation tools you can add to your toolbox. Now we’re going to take a look at some audio tools you can use. Audition Development Tools eLearning Software Reviews

‘Getting Started with Audacity 3.1? Review

The E-Learning Curve

I'm taking a break from no-formal learning today to look again at one of my favorite e-learning production tools: Audacity audio editor. ‘Getting Started with Audacity 3.1′ Tags: e-learning Audacity audio editor elearning open source oss Packt Publishing review ′ Review is a post from: E-Learning Curve Blog.

Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface

The E-Learning Curve

In my previous post , I discussed interface metaphors, and showed a video example of the process behind the analog tape-editing metaphor used by most media editing tools - including Audacity. Figure 1 shows the primary menu options and functions of Audacity.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Audio Editing + Audacity

The E-Learning Curve

Previously in this series of E-Learning Curve Blog posts about Podcasting for E-Learning, I discussed downloading and installing the open source audio editor called Audacity.

Udemy for you and me

E-Learning Provocateur

It seems like every time you blink, another free tool becomes available to help you create online learning resources. Simply open an account and you are provided with the tools you need to structure your curriculum, upload your content, and publish your course to the world.

1st update on 10 Tools Challenge 2013

Jane Hart

It has been good to see the varied interest in the 10 Tools Challenge both on my blog and Twitter as well as on other social channels – so here are a few updates. So, if you are looking for some ideas, then here are the Top 100 Tools 2012 , organised into 12 different categories.

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Best Practices for Voice-Over

CourseArc

Instructional Design Online Learning audacity audio narration pop filter voice overStudio microphone and pop shield on mic stand. If you are designing and developing eLearning, you are most likely going to need voice-over work.

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Best Free eLearning Tools of 2010 – eLearningTV, November 17, 2010

cogentys

eLearningTV Episodes audacity dropbox elearning elearningtv jing photoresize xtranormal

2015 Top Tools for Learning

Performance Learning Productivity

Jane Hart’s 9th Annual ‘Top Tools for Learning’ Survey closes on Friday 19th September 2015 and will be published the following Monday. My list of top tools for learning in 2015 : Google Search : ‘Professor Google’ is he is known in my house. However, Google has provided a public searchable store of enormous magnitude – larger than anything seen before in humankind history – and is without doubt the most used learning tool by many, if not all, of us.

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Open Source eLearning Tools

Tony Karrer

I was just asked about trends in open source for eLearning and particularly open source eLearning tools. Probably one of the better sources on this is Jane Hart’s Instructional Tools Directory. You can find a long list of tools broken into authoring tools, games/simulations, quiz/test tools, social media, delivery platforms, tracking and whether they support mobile.

LearnTrends Audacity and More - Best of eLearning Learning September 2009

eLearning Learning Posts

Instructional Designers need more tools than just writing! eLearning Authoring Tools Review — Help! It’s Not the Tool That’s Boring. Audacity (12). Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface , September 4, 2009. Podcasting for E-Learning: Recording with Audacity , September 9, 2009. Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences , September 8, 2009. Best of eLearning Learning. September 2009.

Tools and Tips for Transcribing Videos Faster and Easier

Visual Lounge

So I’m going to share a few of my favorite tools and tips for transcribing faster that I’ve picked up in my work as a professional transcriptionist. Tools for Boosting Transcription Productivity. Here are five tools you can use to do this: 1.

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. One of our authors who was just getting started with elearning never before had had the need to record audio—and asked for advice on tools. But can download tool.

6 Essential Tools for Creating an Awesome Online Course

TalentLMS

In fact, you may be surprised how far you can get with the online course creation tools you already own. The next piece of kit you’ll need in your online course creation tools arsenal is a mic. There you have it: The essential online course creation tools you need!

20 tools for legacy learning

Learning with e's

If you want to blog, tools to look out for include Blogger , Wordpress (includes Edublogs ), Typepad , Tumblr. Tools to look out for: YouTube , Vimeo , SchoolTube , Daily Motion. Tools to look out for: Slideshare , Authorstream , Speakerdeck , Sliderocket.

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. GarageBand gives you all the tools you need to write, play, mix, and export your own song quickly and efficiently. An easy to use audio recording tool allows the user to upload a file from a prerecorded file.

12 eLearning Audio and Video Tools

DigitalChalk eLearning

We’ve narrowed it down to 12 great eLearning audio and video tools to help you get started easily. Chirbit is a useful and fun tool that enables you to record, upload, and share your voice or audio files easily. An easy to use audio recording tool allows the user to upload a file from a prerecorded file. Camtasia costs more at $299, but is one of the best screen capturing tools for Windows or Mac. Audacity.

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Authoring Tool Market – What I am seeing

eLearning 24-7

Right now I am doing a survey on authoring tools (more on this at the end of the post) and so far 100% of all respondents state that HTML5 output is required in an authoring tool. I do believe that HTML5 output will continue to grow as an authoring tool feature. If you are an e-learning developer or instructional designer this has always been a favorite feature of authoring tools. Audacity which is free – destroys it.

Course Content Authoring Tools – Open Source (Free)

eLearning 24-7

Below is a list of course authoring tools – think “rapid e-learning authoring software&#. CourseLab - E-learning authoring tool that offers programming-free WYSIWYG environment for creating very nice interactive e-learning content which can be published on the Internet, Learning Management Systems (LMS), ADL SCORM 2004 CERTIFIED. MOS Solo - Content authoring tool. MLOAT - Multimedia Learning Object Authoring Tool. WBT Express - Content authoring tool.

eLearning Voice Over Tip: How to Eliminate Background Noise

eLearning Brothers

In my video, I’ll be using Adobe Audition and Audacity, which is a free tool. So if you don’t have Adobe Audition, you can watch the end of this video and see how you can use Audacity. Also, you can download Audacity here.

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What Tools Should We Learn?

NuggetHead

Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter LearnNuggets Nuggets of Learning Stuff Home About Resources Tags ASTD , resources , tools What Tools Should We Learn? by Kevin on June 7th, 2010 The Big Question at the Learning Circuit’s Blog for June is “What Tools Should We Learn?”

A Recipe for Success: Recording Clear Audio for Your E-Learning Courses

E-learning Uncovered

1 software application for audio recording (such as WavePad , Audacity , or GarageBand ). Don’t miss out on the editing tools in your software. Uncategorized Audacity audio GarageBand narration WavePad

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Editing and Producing Podcasts

The E-Learning Curve

As I discussed last time, non-linear editing applications are media editing tools which can randomly access the source material - and that’s it. Audacity is an open source, easy-to-use multi-track audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux and other operating systems.

10 Social Media Tools For Learning

The eLearning Coach

Many of these tools and services are free or have a free trial period, which can encourage you to experiment in a small way at first. Audacity. Podcasts are fairly easy for anyone to make and with the free downloadable software, Audacity , it becomes an inexpensive option.

10 Top Tools to Develop First-Rate Product Demonstration Videos

CommLab India

As we understand the importance of product demonstration videos in closing a sales deal, let’s check the best tools available to develop them. Edit audio with the free audio editing tool Audacity. Record the presentation using ScreenFlow, a screen recording tool.

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

TalentLMS

What’s a little more difficult however is picking the right tools to help you with course design, content creation, learning assessment and all the other tasks you need to run a successful eLearning program. 5) Secondary content creation and management tools.

16 Free Tools to Create Media for Learning

Take an e-Learning Break

In thiscomplimentary webinar, learn about 16 different free tools that can help youwith your media creation and revision. Tools covered will include: • JayCut • Video Spin • The Aviary Suite of ToolsAudacity • GIMP • Jing • Kuler • Inkscape • More Thepresenter will show all 16 tools and give a brief description on how they canbe leveraged to create professional-quality assets for your online trainingcourses

9 Free Tools That Help Me Build Better E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

They want to know about free tools that they can use to build their elearning courses. So I don’t want to present a list of tools that might not offer any real value to you. In today’s post, I’ll share with your some of the free tools that I use regularly to help me be more productive.

Podcasting Equipment Setup and Software I use on the 10-Minute Teacher

TalentLMS

Audacity is a free, handy open source audio editing tool. Then, I export it and do some pre-editing in Audacity , which is free. Kip and I have a shared folder in Dropbox and I export with two tracks out of Audacity into Dropbox. Database Tool: Airtable.

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. Tags: audio editor Audio Audacity sound content production post-production podcast multitrack audio

OpenOffice Impress - a rapid tool?

Learning Rocks

To design your projects you can replace Adobe with a range of sophisticated desktop apps such as GIMP , Nvu/ Kompozer , Inkscape , Audacity and so on. I've just noticed that OpenOffice Impress , the counterpart to the well used 'authoring tool' PowerPoint, has the option to output to Flash directly. rapid tools open source tools flashThe open source movement supports pretty much all we have to offer.

OpenOffice Impress - a rapid tool?

Learning Rocks

To design your projects you can replace Adobe with a range of sophisticated desktop apps such as GIMP , Nvu/ Kompozer , Inkscape , Audacity and so on. I've just noticed that OpenOffice Impress , the counterpart to the well used 'authoring tool' PowerPoint, has the option to output to Flash directly. Tags: rapid tools open source tools flash The open source movement supports pretty much all we have to offer.

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. Tags: audio editor Audio Audacity sound content production post-production podcast editing audio

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Top 10 eLearning Resources You May Not Have Thought Of

eLearning Brothers

Audacity. Audacity is a free eLearning tool that you can download and edit your audio. You can use the tool to capture screenshots, add titles, buttons, explanation boxes, etc. The tool comes with comprehensive SCORM-compliant assets for PDF and Web.

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

eFront

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. Two things must be done before you begin: First, use AoA Audio Extractor to extract your file from GoToMeeting (or other recording tool) & convert to “WAV”. Note: if your recording tool allows you to export your file automatically to “WAV” you can skip the first step.