Adobe Captivate: Methods for Attaching Voiceover Audio

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

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. First, there's a production speed benefit. Keeping the number of slide objects to a minimum speeds up the production process significantly In fact, fewer slide objects means less time spent synchronizing the timing of those objects with other objects or voiceover audio.

Khan Academy and Mastering Voiceover: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

We’ll take the best articles shared by our Learning Services, Multimedia, and Product Development teams in their weekly meetings and include them in the weekly #BLPLearn blog. 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.

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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.

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 adds great sound to the finished product. On occasion I record voiceovers at home on my laptop. by Kevin Siegel. 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?

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

Ninja Tropic

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

Successful Product Training Through e-Learning: Strategies For Success

G-Cube

Educating and training employees on the product knowledge and selling skills are paramount to the success of the organization. If one looks at the history, most organizations offer classroom training courses to impart knowledge on new products, and sales tips to increase efficiency. But as the product profile and business grows, the challenge is to reach out to all the employees on a regular basis.

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.

9 Ways to Boost Remote Sales Productivity

Allego

Sales teams these days also face additional barriers to productivity. To ensure that your reps work at peak capacity despite travel restrictions, focus on actionable ways to boost sales productivity no matter where they are. 9 Steps to Drive Remote Sales Productivity. Insufficient coaching interactions between managers and reps is one of the greatest obstacles to productivity. Record presentations in the form of voiceover PowerPoints and share them with the team.

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Product Review: Knoodle

eLearning 24-7

Confusing once you dive into the product – see below. Problems abound within the product – not bugs mind you, just poor processes (IMO). One of the features I do love about the product is the ability to drag and drop – yet this is the only screen you can do it from. Record Voiceover. Ability to play on the screen, rather than click Preview to do so – which is how the product is set up. I love products that are fun to use and create.

eLearning Localization – Details to Consider

ICDTranslation

Basically, the idea of internationalization is to create a product that can serve the users globally with little or no adaptation. Keep in mind that first you need high-quality voiceover for the original course and second, you have to localize the video as well, which can be costly.

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. You may need written permission to set up and implement a video production outside of a studio, so be sure to have the approval forms on hand. Alternately, you can hire a video production house and use one of their studios where they will create the sets. Production Planning. Post-production Work.

The Beginners Guide to Successful Video Pre Production

TechSmith Camtasia

It All Starts With Video Pre Production. Knowing the end now lets you figure out some critical information in your pre production planning: Where is the video going to end up? You may want to add extra elements that identify the product, company, or organization. Being able to access those colors without much thought will speed up the post-production process, and save you from having to go back to correct mistakes later.

How Do I Hire Voice-over Talent for Video or eLearning? Can I Narrate?

Cinecraft

We always suggest using professional voice actors, also known as voice talent, voiceover artists, or VO talent. Price, type of voice, auditions, and recording sessions are four things to consider when hiring professional voice talent during a video production. Blog eLearning Video Production narrator video production voiceoverHow Do I Hire Voice-over Talent for Video or eLearning? Can I Narrate?

Pro-Tips for B2B Voice Actor Demos

Cinecraft

Find out how to pronounce the company name and/or the product name. We love feedback at Cinecraft Productions; it helps us grow. eLearning Video Production B2B business video corporate video narrator professional video ProTips video production voice actor voice talent voiceoverPro-Tips for B2B Voice Actors.

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

ICDTranslation

It will facilitate the training process and help you achieve your goals and ultimately enhance your productivity. Using innovative approaches in presenting new information and teaching skills is always a fun and productive method. Engaged employees = higher productivity. And we all know that the more engaged the employees are, the higher the productivity is. E-learning plays a vital role in corporate training.

eLearning/Captivate Development: Let IconLogic Lend a Hand

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

We can do it all, from story-boarding to script development to voiceover script development to turn-key Captivate production. Do you have an immediate need to develop eLearning using Adobe Captivate? Need an eLearning script written? Our team of writers and Adobe Certified Experts (ACE) in Captivate can assist you in developing eLearning courses. We can even provide live, world-wide support or mentoring online. Call 1.888.812.4827 , ext. 711 or email us for more information.

ELEARNING DEVELOPMENT: The Levels of eLearning

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Level 1 eLearning could include voiceover audio, a quiz, and be enabled for tracking via SCORM and/or AICC LMSs. Nevertheless, the time to create those games would make them counter-productive (effectiveness in learning to be debated). I'm seeing a lack of clarity when it comes to developing eLearning content and how long it takes to create the eLearning courses. To help developers more accurately determine a level of effort, I need assistance from other professionals.

5 keys for Section 508 Compliance and Web Accessibility

Web Courseworks

Most private companies still want to make a good-faith effort to deliver courses and products that are as accessible as possible. Alt-text for screen reader accessibility: Our instructional designers and production staff members worked together to keep alt-text tied to images we created and purchased for use in the project. 3) Provide a Transcript for Voiceover Audio.

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7 Questions To Ask Before You Hit Record: A Pre-Production Checklist

TechSmith Camtasia

That means having a good pre-production checklist that sets you up for success. These questions are an ideal pre-production checklist. Or, if you provide a product or service, now is the time to mention it. Want to create successful videos in 2020? It’s simple.

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.

Develop Killer Product Training Videos Using VideoScribe

CommLab India

71% of consumers say videos are very effective at explaining product features. Incorporating short 2-3 minute videos in product knowledge training will help sales teams understand complex features easily and also act as reinforcement tools. To develop such product training videos, you need an effective and easy-to-use tool. So let’s see how to develop product training videos using VideoScribe. What Makes A Good Product Training Video?

How to Navigate Difficult Internal and External eLearning Customers

eLearning Brothers

Refer movie production examples when you’re talking about your eLearning course: If we need to replace the characters in the eLearning course, it’s similar to removing and replacing an actor from every scene in which they appear. Changing the voiceover that we’ve already recorded is like altering the script an actress uses for her lines. “That should be easy to change, right?” . “It It costs that much to make a 15-minute course?”.

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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. Suddenly those small productivity gains start to add up. Video (for example a recorded walkthrough of the task with voiceover).

Supporting 508 compliance in eLearning through our latest SCORM Engine release

Rustici Software

We redid the Player’s menu, buttons and navigation so that VoiceOver can now read them properly. Clients Products Rustici Software SCORM Engine Software DevelopmentAs a recent Rustici Software hire, I’ve been impressed to see that the spirit of collaboration we so actively promote in our office also extends to how we work with our clients. The case is made in the collaborative relationship we have with D2L , who wanted to make their Brightspace LMS 508 Compliant.

mysimpleshow VS. Presentation Tools

mysimpleshow

Once on a local machine, users can create basic videos with voiceovers, only if they are self-recorded or uploaded. Uncategorized Product Applications mysimpleshow is the online, DIY software that empowers explanation for any presentation. It caters to users of all ages and backgrounds – no previous animated video creation experience needed!

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Effective Video Training – Breaking it down

Dashe & Thomson

In this post and others, Ross points out several characteristics that make for quality learning videos: • Match the visuals, titles, and voiceover – a seamless integration of these elements seems effortless. by using a variety of methods – titles, voiceovers, different camera angles, music. It’s a nice-looking production although there are a few things that could be improved as well. This video shows the product a lot – but doesn’t show people doing much with the product.

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Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

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. Investing time and money on the development of high quality eLearning and implementing a fancy LMS is not enough to guarantee an experience your learners are going to enjoy.

ADOBE CAPTIVATE 2017: Improved Closed Captions

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

When it comes to accessibility, Adobe's products have always been some of the best available. To add closed captions, add voiceover audio to a slide and then choose Audio > Audio Management.   At this point, you can add the caption by typing or copying/pasting from an existing voiceover script. by Kevin Siegel, COTP, CTT. Nevertheless, Adobe found a way to improve them. Take Captivate's closed captions for example.

Retail Industry & Web Accessibility Lawsuits

3Play Media

Make images with text that communication promos or deals accessible for VoiceOver users (WCAG 1.4.5 – Images of Text). Provide proper labels for products and buttons (WCAG 2.5.3 – Label in Name).

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A guide to the essential skills and experience for a modern elearning team

Elucidat

Learning managers often ask us what skills they need in their elearning production teams, to make them a success. Read on for the skill profile of each core elearning production role. Could be making the leap from: marketing, training, coaching, multimedia production, communications. Keeping an elearning production team running on time and on budget is a job in itself. Voiceovers.

WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A product to market? 64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.   Create a storyboard that includes descriptions of onscreen elements, onscreen text, and any voiceover scripting. Add voiceover or music – or both! by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A lesson to teach? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.

WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A product to market? 64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.   Create a storyboard that includes descriptions of onscreen elements, onscreen text, and any voiceover scripting. Add voiceover or music – or both! by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A lesson to teach? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.

mysimpleshow Classroom – Essential Tips For Creating mysimpleshow Videos

mysimpleshow

In addition, it encourages creativity by means of scene editing as students create an aesthetically pleasing product. Before finalising the video, listen carefully to the voiceover and make sure that it speaks satisfactorily. Mysimpleshow video maker is an excellent learning tool.

6 easy steps to create an explainer video

Superb Learning

An explainer video (or edumercial) is simply an animated video that uses a voiceover to explain a topic, while animations and diagrams help to support the explanation and make it clearer. Record Your Voiceover.

WHITEBOARD ANIMATIONS: Plan Your Way to Success

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

A product to market? 64% of customers say they are more likely to buy a product online after watching a video.   Create a storyboard that includes descriptions of onscreen elements, onscreen text, and any voiceover scripting. Add voiceover or music – or both! by Karin Rex, COTP. Do you have a story to tell? A lesson to teach? In the battle for online engagement, video is KING. By  By 2019, 80% of ALL web traffic will be video.

mysimpleshow Classroom – Essential Tips For Creating mysimpleshow Videos

mysimpleshow

In addition, it encourages creativity by means of scene editing as students create an aesthetically pleasing product. Before finalising the video, listen carefully to the voiceover and make sure that it speaks satisfactorily. mysimpleshow video maker is an excellent learning tool.

Why is the Retail Industry Being Sued for Web Accessibility?

3Play Media

Make images with text that communication promos or deals accessible for VoiceOver users (WCAG 1.4.5 – Images of Text). Provide proper labels for products and buttons (WCAG 2.5.3 – Label in Name).

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