Adobe Captivate: Six Ways to Use Voiceover Scripts

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by Jennie Ruby    I often point out in my classes on  writing eLearning voiceover scripts  that a script is necessary so that when you record the audio you don't skip anything, don't stumble, and don't say "um."

ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Text-to-Speech to Final Voiceover

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While working on a recent eLearning project in Articulate Storyline 360, there was a delay in getting the voiceover audio back from our voiceover professional.   To keep the project moving forward, I copied the voiceover script into the Notes window on each Storyline slide.

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Effective eLearning Voiceover Audio: Sell It!

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  What's the objective of your eLearning? Do you think your eLearning is going to change behavior if it is boring, and contains lackluster voiceover that's delivered in a monotone? The first rule of an effective voiceover is "sell it." " The audio is one of the most important pieces of your eLearning content and it needs to be presented in a dynamic and convincing way. Voiceover is like acting or singing. by Jeff Hanley.

Localizing Video For eLearning: Best Practices For Multilingual Voiceovers

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When localizing video for eLearning, you have a choice between subtitles or voiceovers. Subtitles are more cost-effective, but voiceovers are better for demonstrations. Avoid problems during eLearning localization by following these best practices.

Adobe Captivate: Methods for Attaching Voiceover Audio

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However, I wouldn't use this technique for voiceover audio.   As for voiceover audio, I don't recommend that you add it to a project as the background. When I produce eLearning lessons for my customers, I try to keep the number of slide objects to a minimum.

Khan Academy and Mastering Voiceover: This Week on #BLPLearn

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The Art of Writing Great Voiceover Scripts. Using voiceover is a great way to increase engagement in elearning courses. However, writing for voiceover requires a slightly different mindset. The Art of Writing Great Voiceover Scripts.

ACM Talent Announces Voiceover Division For Medical eLearning And Narration

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A voiceover leader, ACM Talent, is the first national representation firm that has created a division for Medical eLearning and narrations. This post was first published on eLearning Industry

eLearning: When Should You Record Your Voiceover Audio?

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by Kevin Siegel      Adding voiceover audio to eLearning enhances the learner experience. And before you spend thousands of dollars hiring voiceover talent to record your audio, you should know: your voice is fine (nobody likes their own voice so trust me on this, yours will do nicely). I've been creating eLearning for years (and years and years). I've found that the voiceover audio does not have to be highly produced to be effective.

Top 10 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your eLearning Voiceover Artist

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Increasingly Instructional Designers are called on to curate voiceover for their projects to compete for attention in a peak TV era. How do you talk with a voiceover and direct performance in order to get the best results, so that your client is raving about the vocal part of the project?

Get Voiceover Right First Time with this Essential Checklist

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More and more learners are demanding voiceover in their eLearning courses and for good reason – a great voiceover can bring your content to life. Question 1: What is your voiceover preference? Click here to see some examples of courses with high quality voiceover.

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

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It doesn't matter if you use Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline or TechSmith Camtasia Studio as your eLearning tool of choice. each can produce awesome eLearning content that will be enhanced if you include voiceover audio. While I'm not saying that the resulting audio is world-class, when it comes to creating "just in time eLearning," it works great. I wanted to get some opinions on good microphones from other eLearning developers.

eLearning: Voiceover Audio That Will Keep the Learner's Attention

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by Jennie Ruby    How can you use your voiceover script to keep the learner's attention within an eLearning lesson? Make the Voiceover Proportional to the Action. " after less than two sentences of voiceover text was read for one PowerPoint slide.   The learners we address with our eLearning projects are bombarded with information, often in the form of movies, videos, and television. e-learning eLearning mLearning Online Training

PowerPoint: Text-to-Speech Voiceover Tools

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You could, of course, record a voiceover in PowerPoint, but maybe you have a cold and your voice isn't up to par. Several new tools allow you to type the text you would normally say, and have text-to-speech technology (TTS) generate the voiceover for you. Later, if the content changes, editing the typed text will be way easier than re-recording an entire voiceover. PS: Need some crafting that voiceover text?

Adobe Presenter Video Express: Synchronizing Voiceover Audio with Slide Builds

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by Jennie Ruby  Suppose you have hired voiceover talent to record the audio for your Adobe Presenter project. You give the voiceover artist the script. When you get the voiceover recordings back, you just import each segment to the slide it belongs to. Find out how easy it is to transform your existing PowerPoint decks into fully functioning eLearning. Adobe Presenter e-learning eLearning

Writing Effective eLearning Voiceover Scripts

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You can write step-by-step instructions like a pro, but now you have been asked to create voice-over narratives for e-Learning scripts. Suddenly you must break out of the concise and factual focus of instructional writing and create text that engages and motivates the learner.

ELEARNING VOICEOVER PROBLEMS? 4 TOOLS TO MAKE IT EASY AND CHEAP

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eLearning Voiceover doesn't have to be hard! Check out this 4 narration tools for awesome eLearning Videos and Animation Production! The post ELEARNING VOICEOVER PROBLEMS? <h2>4

How to Write a Good Voiceover Script

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Are you creating an online e-learning course that needs a voiceover? We all know that having a good voiceover for e-learning videos is crucial in communicating ideas and information. But, in reality the most important part of the voiceover […]. The post How to Write a Good Voiceover Script appeared first on GO1 Learning. Learning Technology Tips & Tricks course design eLearning voiceover script

PowerPoint 2007: Adding Voiceover Narration to Presentations Converted to Movies

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    If you wanted to add voiceover narration to the movie, however, you may have run into a bit of a problem--there is only one row in the Windows Movie Maker timeline for audio. by AJ George.

eLearning Voiceover: Best ways to select the apt voice over for your course

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After creating the content for your eLearning, the next step is to choose a voice that will bring your course to life. In eLearning, hiring a professional artist of the correct tone is prime. Depending on your content, the voiceover would vary. Custom eLearning Solutions

Discover the Right Way to Choose A Voiceover for Your Digital Learning

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Voiceovers are a lot like design: you only really notice it when it’s bad. That’s because a good voiceover is so seamless that it becomes an integral part of your digital learning, instead of sticking out like a sore thumb.

eLearning Localization – Details to Consider

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The eLearning industry is one of the most successfully developing and growing industries in recent years. With the technological advancement and the possibility to access eLearning platforms through every device, it is natural to see growth in both demand and supply. Voiceover talents.

Tips and Tricks for eLearning Project Management

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There are many moving parts to an eLearning project. You might be working with instructional designers, developers, and contract workers like voiceover artists or videographers.

6 Quick Voice-Over Tips

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You want your eLearning audio to go smoothly, especially voice-overs. Your eLearning will likely be accessed by ESL (English as a second language) learners or learners with hearing differences. The post 6 Quick Voice-Over Tips appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

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New eLearning Tool Estimates Learning Video Narrations

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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

How to Localize Your E-Learning Training (and Get Ahead of the Competition)

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eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Audio, Text, or Both?

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Over the years, I’ve taken a lot of eLearning courses; and at this point, I’ve seen it all. Some of the courses I’ve taken were clearly PowerPoint presentations and designed to be eLearning. When it comes to effective eLearning, should there be more text on the screen? eLearnin

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GOANIMATE: Character-Based eLearning Made Easy

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One of the hottest new tools for eLearning development is GoAnimate.   I’ve been working more and more on ways to integrate GoAnimate with more traditional eLearning lessons and content.   e-learning eLearning GoAnimate

eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Polly Want a Voice?

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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? Worse, what if your eLearning tool doesn’t include TTS at all?

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eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Polly Want a Voice?

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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? Worse, what if your eLearning tool doesn’t include TTS at all?

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eLearning: Two Awesome Microphones

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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.   Do you want to learn more about eLearning audio?

When Should You Use Video in eLearning?

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And, videos make a great addition to eLearning courses. First things first, don’t include a video just to add some pizazz to your eLearning course. If a video is the best option, your learners will still be smiling as they enjoy the lights, camera, and action in your eLearning course.

4 Examples Of How To Effectively Use Audio For Your eLearning

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We’ve all come across those dull voiceovers reading exactly what you see on screen (but much slower). However, there are some great examples of audio in eLearning—it just needs to be used in the right way to deliver an engaging learning experience.

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Writing Effective eLearning Narration: Making It Easy to Read, Say, and Comprehend

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Many courses rely upon voiceover to help connect with their learners. Clearly, this is not what you want to have happen with your eLearning! Also, if the narration is unnecessarily complex and long, it’s harder for the voiceover talent to say.

September eLearning User Group Meeting in the Books

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Last night the  Adobe eLearning User Group: DC, Maryland, and Virginia met at the Adobe offices in McLean, VA (and online for those folks that couldn't join in person).

Pro-Tips for B2B Voice Actor Demos

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