ISPRING SUITE 10: Now with Text to Speech

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

iSpring continues to improve its eLearning development suite of tools. The latest improvement is Text to Speech and it works really well. To use the Text to Speech feature, first, add the voiceover script to the slide notes.

6 Reasons To Use Realistic Text-To-Speech In Your Online Training Courses

Dan Keckan

Let's dive into the cost-cutting, engagement-boosting perks of using realistic text-to-speech in your online training course. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. Improving accessibility is just the tip of the iceberg.

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4 Things To Consider When Using A Text-To-Speech App For eLearning

Dan Keckan

Choosing the best text-to-speech app for eLearning shouldn't be a chore. Below are 4 crucial factors to consider if you're looking for a new TTS platform to maximize ROI. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

How to Convert Text To Speech Using Articulate Storyline 360

Swift eLearning Services

In Articulate Storyline 360, a new feature is introduced which is “Text-to-Speech”. This feature is helpful in two ways: To keep the project cost low, machine generated audio can be used. Just need to add the audio text or the Closed Captions, and machine generated audio is ready.

Text to Speech

Adobe Captivate

Is there a location where I can download free text to speech agents to use with Adobe Captivate 2019? The post Text to Speech appeared first on eLearning. Advanced Actions Interactions Question "Elearning authoring tools" question text to speech

What Is Text To Speech? - Explore All Its Benefits For L&D Pros

Dan Keckan

Move over robotic voices, there's a new tech tool in town! Discover how text-to-speech can help you engage your remote learners and improve accessibility without going over budget. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

PowerPoint: Text-to-Speech Voiceover Tools

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

But what if you want to send your presentation off to be viewed by a faraway audience or online viewers, where you will not be there to fill in the gaps? You could, of course, record a voiceover in PowerPoint, but maybe you have a cold and your voice isn't up to par. Or maybe your own voice sounds like fingernails on a chalkboard to you. Later, if the content changes, editing the typed text will be way easier than re-recording an entire voiceover.

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Three Cheers for Text-to-Speech

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

During our live, online Articulate Storyline Beginner classes , we teach students how to import and record voiceover audio. The most common question we get about voiceover audio is “Can Storyline convert text to audio files?” " However, “no” became “yes” thanks to a recent Storyline 360 update.   If you select the Insert tab on the Ribbon and click the Audiotool (located in the Media group), you’ll find Text-to-Speech.

Captivate 9 – can text to speech in captivate 9 record foreign language

Adobe Captivate

I use Captivate 9 Text-To-Speech feature to record audio. The post Captivate 9 – can text to speech in captivate 9 record foreign language appeared first on eLearning. Media Question Text to Speech "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate captivate text to speech question Tips and TricksRecently there has been a request for translation and localization of our courses.

Text-to-Speech Functionality in Captivate

Integrated Learnings

There are a lot of arguments about using audio in eLearning – some in favor, some not. Many eLearning development tools allow you to easily record narration with your content, including Adobe Presenter and Adobe Captivate. However, what if you don’t have the budget to hire the talent to make it sound professional? What if you simply do not have the time to devote to recording audio in the first place? About the Tool.

Is Articulate Storyline 360 a cost-effective tool for eLearning content development?

Swift eLearning Services

Articulate Storyline 360 is a powerful eLearning tool. Using this tool we can create interactive, engaging, gamified and customized eLearning courses compatible with mobile devices supporting touch screen gesture. So, why Articulate Storyline 360 is a cost effective tool? To develop an effective eLearning course, the ingredients required are Content, Avatar, Images, Audio and Video.…

Text-to-Speech in Adobe Captivate 5.5 – Create and Reuse!

Adobe Captivate

There are different ways of adding audio to an eLearning project in Adobe Captivate 5.5 and one of the ways is to convert Text to Audio with the powerful functionality of Text-to-Speech in Adobe Captivate. As I was thinking about it, a thread in LinkedIn drew my attention, that talked about creating Text-to-Speech audio and [.]. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I.

Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products

Tony Karrer

This is fourth post in a series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me (which turns out to be a great way to learn). The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , and Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course. Sound file operations should be transparent to the user.

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Three Cheers for Text-to-Speech

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

During our live, online Articulate Storyline Beginner classes , we teach students how to import and record voiceover audio. The most common question we get about voiceover audio is “Can Storyline convert text to audio files?” " However, “no” became “yes” thanks to a recent Storyline 360 update.   If you select the Insert tab on the Ribbon and click the Audiotool (located in the Media group), you’ll find Text-to-Speech.

Text-to-Speech Costs – Licensing and Pricing

Tony Karrer

This post is part of the series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me. The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course , Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products , Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning , and Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality.

Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning

Tony Karrer

Some challenging questions are being raised in this month’s Big Question - Voice Over in eLearning. Some of the key questions: Given the range of solutions for voice-over from text-to-speech, home-grown human voice-over, professional voice-over: how do you decide what's right for your course? Are there places where text-to-speech makes sense? We particularly focused on: Why use Text to Speech (TTS)? Why Use Text-to-Speech?

The Secret to Choosing The Best AI Voice Generator For Your Corporate Training Videos

Dan Keckan

Here's how to find the ideal software for your online training videos. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Authoring Tools Accessible eLearning eLearning eBooks Storytelling In eLearning Text To Speech Video In eLearning Video Production Best Practices

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How To Voiceover A Video And Minimize Your eLearning Production Costs

Dan Keckan

Even if your content is stellar, you have to find the voice that does it justice. The voice that makes your content come to life, appropriately fits your situation—oh, and doesn’t cost a fortune. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course

Tony Karrer

This is third post in a series on Text-to-Speech for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me (which turns out to be a great way to learn). In the first two posts, Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality and Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , we introduced the text to speech voice and discussed issues of quality related to its components: the natural language processor (NLP) and the digital signal processor (DSP).

Using Punctuation and Mark-Up Language to Increase Text-to-Speech Quality

Tony Karrer

This post is part of the series on Text-to-Speech (TTS) for eLearning written by Dr. Joel Harband and edited by me. The other posts are: Text-to-Speech Overview and NLP Quality , Digital Signal Processor and Text-to-Speech , Using Text-to-Speech in an eLearning Course , Text-to-Speech eLearning Tools - Integrated Products , and seeming the most popular of the series so far: Text-to-Speech vs Human Narration for eLearning.

Top 5 Narration Options For Captivate Users

Dan Keckan

About once or twice a month, Captivate users reach out to me to get my advice about getting additional voices for the text-to-speech tool included with Adobe Captivate. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

Articulate Storyline – Translation and Localization of E-Learning Courses

Swift eLearning Services

Articulate Storyline Translation and Localization feature enables cost-effective training for diverse workforce and increases the retention towards elearning course.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 1/16/2011 Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. Before I present you the list I would like to answer two important questions: 1) Why not use Human voice over?

Man Vs. Machine For Voice Over In eLearning - Part 2: How TTS Technology Can Enhance eLearning

Dan Keckan

Authoring tools, like Captivate and Storyline, include Text to Speech (TTS) to their environments. This article explores TTS technology to see what the future can bring from this technology and how it can impact the eLearning experience. This post was first published on eLearning Industry. eLearning Best Practices Audio In eLearning eLearning Voice Over Text To Speech

10 Best eLearning Authoring Tools

ProProfs

Corporate eLearning has grown by an impressive 900% in the last 16 years. The global eLearning market is projected to reach $325 billion by 2025. These numbers indicate only one thing – the eLearning industry is only gaining ground with time. Responsive eLearning.

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning

Unicorn Training

Free and Open Source Text to Speech Tools for e-Learning Open source software can be used as we wish, without long-term commitments and with a community of professionals that extend and support them. This post is a post of the series "Free e-Learning Resources" and I am going to talk about free and open source text-to-speech tools for e-Learning. As a eLearning consultant I would prefer to use a human narration professional.

Almost Human (But Not Quite): Evaluating Text-to-Speech for eLearning Narration by Mike Dickinson and Don Bair

Learning Solutions Magazine

Text-to-speech (TTS) software has been available for many years, as a substitute for human narrators. Until recently, however, instructional designers and learners alike tended to reject TTS because of the. Design Strategies Future Trends Interface Design Media Toolsmechanical” quality of the resulting narration. Has anything changed? Here’s a look at one small. department’s study of today’s TTS.

3 eLearning Authoring Tools That Deserve Your Consideration

ProProfs

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. The trend of eLearning is growing rapidly across the world, thanks to increasing internet penetration and rising demand for distance learning. A recent report estimates the global eLearning market to grow at a CAGR of 7% over the next decade to reach around $331 billion by 2025. You can only build quality eLearning courses with some professional authoring tools.

Captivate Hands-on Training: Enhancing Adobe Captivate Content with Audio

Adobe Captivate

They will take you through different options to add, edit, and record audio to either slides or to [.]. Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 audio Rapid Authoring text to speech

New eLearning Tool Estimates Learning Video Narrations

Dan Keckan

Phoenix company Ninja Tropic created Voiceover Tool, a free video narration tool that not only estimates narration length, but generates text-to-speech audio. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

What should be the inevitable qualities of an elearning authoring tool?

Creativ Technologies

The e-learning companies USA, have so many decisions to make when it comes to using authoring tools. They can use the tools depending on their need for the content. Hence, the e-learning authoring tool must have regional-looking vector characters in its asset library.

Story Research, UX, Resumes: ID Links 1/20/22

Experiencing eLearning

In addition to the research examples, he explains elements of story as found in movies and explains how these can be applied in learning. While the learning examples are all focused on classroom teaching, some of this could be applied to workplace training too. Teacher to ID resumes.

How to get the elearning content?

Creativ Technologies

Elearning Content is the foundation for successful training. Companies may want to shop for content, but there are many considerations involved. The first of them is that you need to search for various options before getting the right one. Decide about Elearning content topic.

The Number 1 tool for the creation of Advanced eLearning

Adobe Captivate

7 years ago I created my first Advanced eLearning thanks to Adobe Captivate 5. Adobe Captivate 5 enabled me to quickly produce flash content with the ability to add action scripts and variables. It seemed that Adobe fell a sleep and their innovation was reduced to a catch up race with the competition. Today Adobe has raised the bar with the release of Captivate 2019, making it again my number 1 tool for the creation of Advanced eLearning.

Top 5 Content Authoring Tools You Need to Know About

Kitaboo

A content authoring tool refers to software that enables you to create interactive digital training content , easily convert it into different formats, and offer it to learners either through the web or a learning management system. It is easier to maintain and update.

Adobe Captivate 4: Train the Agents

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel During my Adobe Captivate beginner classes, I always teach students how to use Captivate's Text to Speech. I always look forward to teaching that particular feature because it honestly gets everyone in the room pumped up. Text to Speech is an easy-to-use utility that will instantly convert written text into audio files. Need to learn the basics of Adobe Captivate 4 fast?

eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Polly Want a Voice?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When it comes to audio in eLearning, my experience strongly suggests that adding voiceover audio to your project enhances the learner experience. Does this mean that you need to hire professional voiceover talent? If you’ve got the budget, hiring professional talent is the best way to go. Rest-assured that your voice is far better than you think and, it’s perfectly appropriate for eLearning. In these instances, Text-to-Speech (TTS) is a wonder.

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eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Polly Want a Voice?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When it comes to audio in eLearning, my experience strongly suggests that adding voiceover audio to your project enhances the learner experience. Does this mean that you need to hire professional voiceover talent? If you’ve got the budget, hiring professional talent is the best way to go. Rest-assured that your voice is far better than you think and, it’s perfectly appropriate for eLearning. In these instances, Text-to-Speech (TTS) is a wonder.

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Authoring Tools- The DevLearn Experience

eLearning 24-7

I readily admit that I was unsure what to expect. I suspected that the expo would feature a large quantity of rapid content authoring tools. From products that ranged from the latest versions of RCATs to new vendors in the space, including text to speech. . In the demo at their booth, they readily showed numerous avatars, and it would have been very cool to see the true synch experience – something that Storyline cannot do.

The Latest: Rapid Content Authoring Tool Market

eLearning 24-7

The RCAT (rapid content authoring tool) market continues to be healthy with nothing to slow it down – uh, except maybe one thing (more on that later). Yeah, I know we have just jumped into January, but in a review of the past several months, authoring tools continue to follow a similar path amongst themselves with certain feature sets. However, where you would expect some to move towards – they haven’t, which is disappointing on multiple tiers.