Adobe Captivate: Methods for Attaching Voiceover Audio

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

  Object-level audio is ideal if you want to quickly add sound effects to slide objects. 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.

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. It's got a built-in sound card (built right into the cord) that does a great job of cancelling out internal computer noises. Also, I noticed when I moved my head, the microphone sometimes picked up a sound that reminded me of crumpling paper. It is a small 10x10 and the sound is consistent. What It adds great sound to the finished product.

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

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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. On many kinds of eLearning products, there may be nothing moving at all, as a still slide rests on the screen or a still screenshot sits waiting for the next interaction.

Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, Articulate Storyline: Production Times

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

The production times mentioned above do not include the following: Writing an eLearning script. If you're going to include voiceover audio (and I highly suggest that you do since audio has been shown to improve the learner experience), you should create an audio script. I mention below that you can save production time in your eLearning tool by creating as much of the course assets as possible outside of the eLearning tool.

eLearning Localization – Details to Consider

ICDTranslation

As strange as it may sound to you, internationalization is the basis for efficient eLearning localization. Basically, the idea of internationalization is to create a product that can serve the users globally with little or no adaptation. Voiceover talents.

Soundscapes for elearning

Sponge UK

Sound design is one of the most overlooked elements in the process of creating elearning, but it could be just what you need to take your elearning project to the next level. How important is sound? “You are 66% less productive in a noisy open plan office.”

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Planning A Video Production

The eLearning Coach

If you suddenly find yourself responsible for a complex video production—you know, more than sitting in front of your web cam—you’ll need to do some major planning. Alternately, you can hire a video production house and use one of their studios where they will create the sets.

New Research Reveals Failing to Focus on Visual Communication Threatens Productivity and Engagement Levels

TechSmith Camtasia

Our research reveals lack of visual communications threaten productivity and engagement levels — and not just with millennials, but with workers of all ages. People perform better and feel more engaged than with plain text — and that could boost productivity.

mysimpleshow VS. Presentation Tools

mysimpleshow

The tool is highly accurate as users choose all characters, sounds, designs, and actions from a variety of options available to them. Once on a local machine, users can create basic videos with voiceovers, only if they are self-recorded or uploaded. Uncategorized Product Applications

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The three elements of building learning environments for VR training content

STRIVR

The sights, sounds, and people learners come across in the training module are all part of spatial design – one of the core components of the Immersive Learning methodology. The sound in VR is paramount for presence. Voiceover.

5 Integral Elements of Emotionally and Socially Engaging Learning Videos

Obsidian Learning

The intended purpose of the video should drive every aspect of the design and production. Sound effects. Along with the visual and musical elements, sound effects, when used tastefully, can help define the tone of learning videos.

Voice Over Tips for eLearning – During Recording (Part 2)

eLearning Brothers

For voice over tips there are several things you can do before , during, and after recording to make your voice overs sound more professional in your courses. Always perform a soundcheck before you actually start recording your voiceovers. Avoid milk products if at all possible.

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The three elements of building learning environments for VR training content

STRIVR

The sights, sounds, and people learners come across in the training module are all part of spatial design – one of the core components of the Immersive Learning methodology. The sound in VR is paramount for presence. Voiceover.

eLearning: Two Awesome Microphones

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Jeff Harris   In March, Kevin shared his techniques for  improving sound quality by using sound absorbers. In this article, I cover two of my favorite microphones for voiceover recording: the Heil PR-40 and the Shure MV51.

How to Optimise Video Content in Your E-Learning Courses

Capytech

This includes videos that were not produced by large media or production companies. Even those videos have good production values, however, and learners will expect the same from yours. It should also sound warm and be free from background noise.

Should you use a script for your systems training videos?

Litmos

Screencasting is simply a technique for capturing your screen with voiceover and then sharing it online. What message will these videos convey about your product or brand? But on the whole, the video flowed well and sounds very natural.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

This ensures that the sound source and playback options are set correctly as well as bit-rate, quality indicators and so on. I/O is short for Input Output and is where you’ll tell it to record your sound from and where to play it back. Sound Quality Tab.

e-Learning budgets: Doing more with less

G-Cube

Your SME can double up as your audio-voiceover artist. If that sounds too ambitious, the SME can at least provide the right script to begin with. This rough-cut can then be transcribed and edited to create the final script for the audio-voiceover.

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5 Examples on How to Use Explainer Videos in Marketing

mysimpleshow

Simply because more and more consumers prefer watching a short video to learn more about a product than waste a few minutes reading about it. Product awareness Explainer videos for product awareness or differentiation are probably the most common use of explainer videos for marketing.

Jargon Watch: Just Say "No" To Trainings and eLearnings

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by Jennie Ruby  From the sound of crickets chirping in my inbox, I can only assume that I have now been written out of the lists of true grammarians for my defense of "trainings"!  I also use the words "courses" and "products." training products, educational offerings, eLearning courses).   I don't think we should adapt to the way amateurs describe our work products.

6 Ways to Knockout the Challenges in E-learning Localization

CommLab India

Want to provide localized training for sales teams in order to better position your products and services in extended markets? It’s not as easy as it sounds. Voiceover or audio narration by native speakers will avoid mistakes in pronunciation and dialects.

eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: How Much Time Does It Take to Create eLearning?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

    The production times mentioned above do not include the following:   Writing an eLearning script or developing a storyboard.   If you're going to include voiceover audio (and I highly suggest that you do since audio has been shown to improve the learner experience), you should create an audio script.   Production includes, but is not limited to: Adding/editing text content such as callouts/captions.

A Conversation with Eric Lee about Voice Talent, Storytelling and the Industry

Kapp Notes

Eric Lee: As a voice artist, I provide natural-sounding voice work that helps the learner stay focused on the content and understand it. Eric Lee: I take the same approach to writing as I do with voiceover.

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How to Edit Video (With Step-by-Step Video)

TechSmith Camtasia

Three versions (all in uncompressed.wav format) of the voiceover. A.libzip (for use with Camtasia 2018) of a few assets show during the broadcast (intro, outro, lower third) Two versions ( in.docx and.pdf) of the script used for the voiceover in this project. And my unedited voiceovers.

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eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.  Mayer established that combining images with a voiceover to be the most effective way of communicating information – 50-75% better, in fact. Does that sound familiar? by Karin Rex, COTP. Which of the following statements do you think are true?   A. By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.   B.

Here’s a Free Text-to-Speech Application for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Use text-to-speech to create placeholder content for your reviewers so that you can get the voiceover script approved before sending it out for professional recording. A word of caution, though: most text-to-speech doesn’t sound that great. In most cases the sound fine.

What Microphone Is Best for Recording Video?

TechSmith Camtasia

But how do you get audio that is going to work for your video production? Our objective was not to try to get all of the settings perfect for a singular recording, but we wanted to compare the microphones against each other so you could hear how they sound.

5 Video Editing Softwares To Use to Nail Your Onboarding Videos

Edume

So now you know why video is so effective as a content format, and what kind of videos to make to reduce churn and improve new hire productivity. The icing on the cake is the option to include your audio input and add voiceover to really showcase how to use an app or product.

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eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.  Mayer established that combining images with a voiceover to be the most effective way of communicating information – 50-75% better, in fact. Does that sound familiar? by Karin Rex, COTP. Which of the following statements do you think are true?   A. By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.   B.

eLEARNING: The Struggle for Online Attention

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.  Mayer established that combining images with a voiceover to be the most effective way of communicating information – 50-75% better, in fact. Does that sound familiar? by Karin Rex, COTP. Which of the following statements do you think are true?   A. By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.   B.

The Role of Memory in Learning: Encoding

Obsidian Learning

There are four main types of encoding, and knowledge of each can help us design better learning experiences: Acoustic encoding is the processing and encoding of sound, words, and other auditory input for storage and later retrieval.

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From flat to phat: New Camtasia feature drops the needle on screencasts

TechSmith Camtasia

At the end of the day, we keep pushing forward, because we want to make amazing products that help you communicate and educate in better ways, especially visually. One of the problems that we’re working hard to overcome is that we don’t want every video to look, feel, and sound the same.

Virtual Reality Case Studies in Healthcare, Enterprise, and Higher Ed

Learnbrite

The time is right for senior executives, including enterprise strategists, operations leaders, product owners, and marketing heads, to map out how they might put [AR/VR] technology to use. University faculty developed pedagogically sound learning objectives that were measured and evaluated.

Best Microphones for Recording Video

TechSmith Camtasia

with the sound input level set to 67%. However, this microphone has a great overall sound for both a male and female voice. This microphone has a small stature, but a great sound. Both microphones have a good sound and picked up minimal background noise in our quiet environment.

Keeping Video Content Up To Date

TechSmith Camtasia

The speed and number of release cycles is increasing rapidly and product updates are requiring more frequent updates to all visuals. Example: IBM’s Watson Voice Technology was used to generate the voiceover.