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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

each can produce awesome eLearning content that will be enhanced if you include voiceover audio. We use either the Sennheiser PC 163D headset USB mic or the  Rode Podcaster USB mic. Others in our group prefer the Rode Podcaster. On occasion I record voiceovers at home on my laptop. by Kevin Siegel.

Podcast 22: Launching a Learning Portal – With DirectEmployers Association

Talented Learning

To learn more about this podcast series or to see the full collection of episodes visit The Talented Learning Show main page. In addition, we offer traditional elearning courses that look like a PowerPoint deck with voiceovers and assessments and those types of things. We’re open to anything and everything that will help people learn… …FOR MORE QUESTIONS AND COMPLETE ANSWERS, LISTEN TO THE FULL PODCAST NOW!

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Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

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. Tags: digital audio file format Audio content development Audacity content production process educational media technology in education podcast authoring podcast

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 :)). captivate podcast. Well here’s something I did for the first time. This was my first time in a sound recording studio.

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?

Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

Creating an experience I was recently listening to a podcast about user experience. They had one slide within one old course that needed updating, but because the courses were all self contained, replacing even a single slide with a different voiceover would ruin the whole course. So they had to replace the voiceover for the whole course, which was an unfortunate waste of time and money.

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.

Press Play: 5 Tips for Writing Audio Scripts

SweetRush

The persona provides guidelines not only for the audio script writing but also for the voiceover actors and the design teams who are bringing the characters to life. Podcasts and radio: Neither format relies on visual aids, so how do they gain and maintain your attention?

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | September 25, 2020

Mike Taylor

Podcasts. Here are three podcast episodes from this week that are worth a listen: Automation & Marketing Smarts For L&D With Mike Collins – Not many in L&D recognize the opportunity to automate administrative tasks and entire learning journeys. Workflow Learning with Conrad Gottfredson Cara North joins Brian Washburn to talk about How to Engage learners on the Train Like You Listen podcast.

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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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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. Podcasts, therefore, can be considered to be the most convenient way of distributing learning material that your staff can listen to while undertaking other tasks.

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. by Jeff Harris   In March, Kevin shared his techniques for  improving sound quality by using sound absorbers. There are, however, important differences you should understand to determine which is right for you.

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. Podcasts, therefore, can be considered to be the most convenient way of distributing learning material that your staff can listen to while undertaking other tasks.

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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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). This can be complicated—different screen readers interact with screen content in different ways (running NVDA on Firefox, for example, will be different than running JAWS on Internet Explorer, which will be different than running VoiceOver on iOS.). Inclusion and diversity are imperatives in today’s workplace.

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). This can be complicated—different screen readers interact with screen content in different ways (running NVDA on Firefox, for example, will be different than running JAWS on Internet Explorer, which will be different than running VoiceOver on iOS.). Inclusion and diversity are imperatives in today’s workplace.

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. I have spent most of my career attempting to deliver captivating learning experiences. But are there times when we should sacrifice process and relinquish high standards to deliver mediocre content?

Adding the human touch to digital learning content

Clive on Learning

One way we can all do that is through the content that we provide to learners – the videos, the podcasts, the self-study materials and the job aids. We respond emotionally to the human characteristics exhibited by on-screen text and voiceover. Similarly, Mayer found that people learn better from a human voiceover, rather than one synthesised by a computer, further emphasising our desire for a more human relationship with our virtual teacher.

Free Tools for Getting the Most out of this Blog

Rapid eLearning

Listen to a Podcast of the Rapid E-Learning Blog. Hear a Blog offers a free service where they convert the blog posts to a podcast. Of course, lost in the podcast are the graphics and links to examples. So you may think that it could make the podcast irrelevant, but that’s not the case. The post as a podcast makes me stop and listen. As a side note, if you’re looking for a voiceover career, Hear a Blog may be a great place to start.

Turning your face-to-face training into e-learning: Planning and development

Matrix

The outline, at a minimum, names the learning objective, text, voiceover, and types of media for each screen.

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.

Adding the human touch to digital learning content

Clive on Learning

One way we can all do that is through the content that we provide to learners – the videos, the podcasts, the self-study materials and the job aids. We respond emotionally to the human characteristics exhibited by on-screen text and voiceover. Similarly, Mayer found that people learn better from a human voiceover, rather than one synthesised by a computer, further emphasising our desire for a more human relationship with our virtual teacher.

Best Content Development Techniques for eLearning Courses

Hurix Digital

The eLearning courses, however, integrate everything from videos to texts and podcasts. . Such modules are an amalgamation of live images, text, voiceovers, and graphics. Every employee has a unique way of acquiring and processing information.

Learning From the World’s Biggest Brands, How to Consult, and Scaling Up a Niche Course Subscription Platform with Gary Fox of WP Slide Sync

LifterLMS

So, voiceover is used pretty much everywhere. You get people doing voiceover for ads. So, [inaudible 00:02:51] has been in the business of working with lots of big brands and gaming industries and games is another key part of voiceover. And he does The X Factor voiceover here. There were people that were in, but they kinda needed a bit more upping their skills or maybe wanting to try different part of voiceover.

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.

Converting Classroom Training to Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

Let me just throw that PowerPoint deck into an elearning system and then just set it up, record some voiceover of people reading the slides to you and hit Next,” and that leads to the boring elearning that we were talking about. Kevin Gumienny: I think when you look at the research, there’s actually a fair amount of research out there, and we can include some links with the podcast that shows that yes, elearning is as effective as instructor-led training.

9 Tips to Create Engaging Microlearning Content

Disprz

Cut down on unnecessary voiceovers. Use lesson-based Podcasts. Auditory learners simply go gaga over podcasts. In a way, podcasts personalize training by arranging a conversational framework, letting an employee access training at their suitable time basis their availability and workload. The best thing about it is you can take a podcast even when you are on your morning walk or on the treadmill in the gym! Reading Time: 4 minutes What is M icrolearning ?

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 Make Modern Video Courses Online with WordPress

LifterLMS

LMScast is the number one podcast for course creators just like you. 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? Ali Mathis: … the PowerPoint … Hit the record button, go through your PowerPoint, and do a voiceover while you’re clicking through your PowerPoint.

What Microphone Is Best for Recording Video?

TechSmith Camtasia

You can use it to record sounds, voiceovers, and interviews directly to an SD card, or you can plug in and record from up to 2 XLR microphones. Rode Podcaster – USB. When you look at video creation, 50% of your video (roughly) are the visuals. 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? How do you ensure that you capture the best quality?

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.

Top 113 eLearning Posts and 28 Hottest Topics for 2010

eLearning Learning Posts

The Secret to Podcasting Like a Pro - Learning Putty , January 25, 2010. Voiceover (55). Here it is - the very best posts and the hottest topics for 2010. How do we come up with these - well it’s based on social signals (clicks, views, twitter, delicious and more). So, really, you’ve been voting on this all year long just based on your activity. Congrats to all for making the list! Twitter for Learning – 55 Great Articles - eLearning Technology , March 24, 2010.

10 Commandments for Mobile App Onboarding Content

Disprz

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. Gone even are those days when they were made to view a five- to ten-hour eLearning module at their desk.

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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. Another relatively cheap option is the Samson-Handheld microphone that comes with the Q2U recording and podcasting pack and many other added capabilities as you can see in the product description. Steve Jobs once said, ‘Technology is nothing.

Ten Commandments for Mobile Onboarding Content

Disprz

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. Gone even are those days when they were made to view a five- to ten-hour eLearning module at their desk.

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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. I use my Yeti podcasting microphone and move it out of the video frame.