eLearning: What's the Best Microphone for Voiceover Audio?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I received an email asking the following: What specific advice can you give about the kind of microphone to purchase for making good quality audio narrations to accompany my Captivate training sessions, minimizing echo and other audio problems? each can produce awesome eLearning content that will be enhanced if you include voiceover audio. I was surprised by how good the audio was considering the poor experiences I've had with most built-in microphones in the past.

Press Play: 5 Tips for Writing Audio Scripts

SweetRush

Do you want to write blockbuster audio scripts that will make stars of your on-screen characters and have your audience reaching for popcorn and hoping for a sequel? If you’re already visualizing your acceptance speech, keep reading for our top five tips for writing audio scripts.

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

Checking the Audacity preferences is very important step and should be done before you begin editing any audio. Set Audio Input & Outputs. Select the Audio I/O tab from the choices across the top of the Preferences Dialog box. In this case, I’m selecting the SigmaTel sound card, which takes input from the microphone that I’m going to use to record some voiceover narration. The Quality tab is where you’ll set the quality of your audio.

My first podcast interview

Adobe Captivate

My very first podcast interview! This has been posted on Captivating , Rick Zanotti’s popular podcast series. I was impressed with the effort that goes into recording good audio for eLearning (I always thought that people plugged in a USB mic to their laptop and recorded the voiceover audio :)). I can now imagine the heartburn our Cp4 audio bug caused before it was patched! captivate podcast.

Listen Up! It’s Time to Add Podcasts to Your e-Learning

Trivantis

If you answered no, well, you should read this blog anyway because your e-Learners are going to love YOU when you present them with… a podcast! Why am I so excited about a podcast? Anyone with a microphone and a computer can create a podcast. Or you can channel your inner voiceover star and record yourself. A podcast is like a high tech version of the village storyteller sharing legends with children gathered around a fire. Are you an auditory learner?

eLearning: Two Awesome Microphones

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

In this article, I cover two of my favorite microphones for voiceover recording: the Heil PR-40 and the Shure MV51. Each of these microphones delivers high quality sound for eLearning and podcasting applications. Without an amplifier, dynamic microphones produce recordings with low audio levels. You can also adjust levels, mute audio, and monitor your recording directly from the microphone.   Do you want to learn more about eLearning audio?

Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #3

Mike Taylor

Just type your voice over text into presenter notes, and upload it to Narakeet, and it will create your slideshow with voiceover. Audioteaser — Create a voice over for your Videos, Spotify audio ads, podcast intros, and much more. App of the Week.

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Why Video and Image Accessibility Matters with Ryan Knott

TechSmith Camtasia

You can watch the video on this topic at the top of this post, to listen to the podcast episode, hit play below, or read on for more… What is accessibility? Audiate is TechSmith’s voiceover recording software that transcribes your speech as you record.

Best Ways to Train Staff with Mobile Learning?

Ed App

By utilizing a combination of animations, live footage and voiceovers, you can successfully break down any subject of any difficulty. Using podcasts. A podcast is an online media recording, shared via the internet and conveyed in an episodic format. Currently, the majority of podcasts are in audio format. They are played on mobile devices such as iPods, Smart phones, MP3 players and other gadgets that are suited to play digital audio files.

Best ways to train staff with mobile learning?

Ed App

By utilizing a combination of animations, live footage and voiceovers, you can successfully break down any subject of any difficulty. Using podcasts. A podcast is an online media recording, shared via the internet and conveyed in an episodic format. Currently, the majority of podcasts are in audio format. They are played on mobile devices such as iPods, Smart phones, MP3 players and other gadgets that are suited to play digital audio files.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Those with hearing disabilities often use captions to access content related to sound (such as podcasts or video). Guides exist that show how to apply WCAG to elearning , and to PDFs , and other aspects of online training like video, audio, and social media. Does the authoring tool enable the developers to create elearning that meets accessibility success criteria (set headings, adjust the tab order, hide elements from accessibility tools, add video captions, add audio description)?

The Only Time You Should Deliver Mediocre eLearning

eLearning Architect

You can buy a good quality podcasting microphone ( this one is excellent) and a piece of software called Camtasia Studio to record the presentation in a quiet office or at home. For a step up from this, you can send the script to a voiceover artist to record the audio. Just send over the video, screen capture and audio files and ask them to edit the material together. I have spent most of my career attempting to deliver captivating learning experiences.

What Microphone Is Best for Recording Video?

TechSmith Camtasia

And the other 50% is the audio. Audio is critical to making a good video. But how do you get audio that is going to work for your video production? While we couldn’t test every microphone, we brought together 18 different microphones from brands like Blue , Rode , Shure , Sennheiser , and Audio Technica to see what microphone is best for recording video. This action could be done using an audio editing program as well. Audio-Technica AT875R.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Those with hearing disabilities often use captions to access content related to sound (such as podcasts or video). Guides exist that show how to apply WCAG to elearning , and to PDFs , and other aspects of online training like video, audio, and social media. Does the authoring tool enable the developers to create elearning that meets accessibility success criteria (set headings, adjust the tab order, hide elements from accessibility tools, add video captions, add audio description)?

Cost Of A Custom Corporate eLearning Program [2021]

Roundtable Learning

eLearning training content can come in a variety of shapes and sizes, including interactive modules, videos, podcasts, slideshows, documents, webinars, and more. Whether your eLearning has professional voiceover. Whether your eLearning has professional voiceover.

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How to Decide the Best Media for Instruction with Betty Dannewitz

TechSmith Camtasia

She’s a talented instructional designer, training creator, and host of the “ifyouaskbetty” podcast, where she discusses a wide variety of learning and development topics. But then you only need to record a voiceover and create the images to achieve a complete video.

9 Tips to Create Engaging Microlearning Content

Disprz

Use Audio intelligently. Effective use of audio could just be the game changer. Cut down on unnecessary voiceovers. Supply audio only to the extent of supporting the visuals. Also, microlearning does not mean you have to necessarily go for narration-style audio. Omnisphere and WaveLab are popular audio tools these days. Use lesson-based Podcasts. Auditory learners simply go gaga over podcasts. Reading Time: 4 minutes What is M icrolearning

How To Make Modern Video Courses Online with WordPress

LifterLMS

LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. The easy way to do it is just do your thing and then come back later and add the audio track. You can always do a voiceover later, and for some-. Ali Mathis: Let’s talk a little bit about that, because if you do voiceover, that involves video editing, right? The first thing is it lays out a video track and an audio track, and then all you need to do to begin is start cutting things out.

How to MOOC: Technology-Enabled Learning Tools, Part 1

Your Training Edge

Other video tools include films, whiteboard animations, voiceover PowerPoint presentations, and Prezi presentations – you name it, your MOOC can handle it. The best part about all of these video and text resources is that they, along with audio and other multimedia files, can be accessed directly through the LMS or they can be downloaded as podcasts for learners to access on their phones or other mobile devices.

How to Get Publicity and Influencer Marketing for Course Creators with Esther Kiss

LifterLMS

Publicity can be generated from new media, such as podcasts, YouTube shows, Facebook live events, blogs, and all kinds of ways. Ryan had been working with the podcast marketing strategy to sell his new book Choose. LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Esther Kiss: And so to answer your question, how it has changed over the last couple of years, I think we see a lot more podcasts popping up.

How to Animate Your Lesson Videos with eLearning Video Creator Kim Merritt

LifterLMS

Chris Badgett: You’ve come to the right place if you’re a course creator looking to build more impact, income, and freedom, LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. Like, what kind of gears involved, or like how do you record the voiceover? Learn how to animate your lesson videos with eLearning video Creator Kim Merritt of the TheUrlDr.com. Kim is an expert in online marketing who works in the eLearning development space.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

iMovie is the iconic tool for Mac – for all apple mobile devices, offering unique features including studio quality titles, extra special effects, filters, built-in music and voiceover. Final Cut Pro is also a tool for Mac only, offering advanced features such as editing, audio, motion graphics, a VR headset playback, advanced color grading and built-in controls to create, edit and deliver closed captions. The audio of your video is the most important part!

10 Commandments for Mobile App Onboarding Content

Disprz

For instance, can a video work as an audio? This could mean that you pack stuff in audio and keep visuals only as supplementary content. This way you can offer the content as a podcast to the learner. Use interesting tropes: Simple, clean infographic, Meaningful animations, Clear, engaging voiceover, etc. Reading Time: 7 minutes. Gone are those days when we made our employees travel to a central place and attend the Onboarding training for one week.

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The Ultimate Video Marketing Playbook (2021)

TechSmith Camtasia

One TechSmith live stream gets: Posted on YouTube Added to our podcast feed Created into a blog post Cut into clips for social media Created into social graphics. In fact, most people can live with a little bit of grainy video as long as the audio sounds good.

Ten Commandments for Mobile Onboarding Content

Disprz

For instance, can a video work as an audio? This could mean that you pack stuff in audio and keep visuals only as supplementary content. This way you can offer the content as a podcast to the learner. Use interesting tropes: Simple, clean infographic, Meaningful animations, Clear, engaging voiceover, etc. Reading Time: 7 minutes. Gone are those days when we made our employees travel to a central place and attend the Onboarding training for one week.

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