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How to Make Your Own Sound Booth for Better Voice Overs

eLearning Brothers

When recording voice overs in a non-professional studio, you’re bound to run into unwanted background noises, and other pesky sounds that your microphone picks up. Make your own sound booth. Best of all, if you’re on a budget you can build a vocal sound booth for under $60.

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Captions vs. Sound – How to Get Heard?

Visual Lounge

However, there’s a huge difference between doing video, and doing video well, and one of them is knowing when to use captions vs. sound. One of the most annoying things you can find in your Facebook feed is a video that autoplays with the sound on. It’s TV ads with the sound turned off.”

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Freebie Friday: The Sweet Sound of Free Stock Assets 

eLearning Brothers

Anyone who has ever edited audio knows that quality sound effects are an essential part of the process. Lucky for them, we have an expansive library full of sounds that will add a little something to your eLearning course. Which of these free sounds was your favorite?

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Will the ‘Sound of Silence’ create new paths in learning?

Origin Learning

Think of Simon Garfunkel and the enchanting music of ‘Sound of Silence’ compel you to break into a song. v=wKsdMenonLw (Compliance, Sound of Silence). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sound_of_Silence.

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Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

This all sounds great, but what is social learning and is it reliant on Facebook. Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital.

Tips for Creating Sound Learning Objectives

Designing Digitally

Learning and development programs help organizations generate a more highly skilled and productive workforce, which in turn, drives business outcomes and generates revenue. Only carefully designed learning programs will help organizations achieve these goals, however.

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Do You Hear That? It’s Your eLearning Course Sounding Better

eLearning Brothers

Once you have your audio recorded, there are still many things you can do to help it sound more professional. Eliminating breaths is another key component of having professional sounding voice overs. It’s Your eLearning Course Sounding Better appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

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Developing Quality eLearning at the Speed of Sound

Trivantis

As instructional designers are pushed to create content faster and deadlines are moved up, the concept of creating courses at the speed of sound becomes more commonplace. The post Developing Quality eLearning at the Speed of Sound appeared first on.

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Adobe Captivate: Say Goodbye to the Mouse Click Sound

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel    I received an SOS from a fellow Captivate developer who was having a hate-hate relationship with the mouse click sounds he was hearing in his Adobe Captivate demonstration.

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The Top 5 Sights and Sounds at ATD International 2016

Inkling

The post The Top 5 Sights and Sounds at ATD International 2016 appeared first on Inkling. The annual ATD International Conference boasts one of the largest gatherings for folks in learning and development, human resources, talent acquisition, and the like. This year, held in the Mile-High City, did not disappoint. Attendees from all over the world were able to choose from numerous speaking sessions, visit exhibitor booths, and network with partners and peers.

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Gamification Sounds Like What Instructional Designers Have Done for Years

Kapp Notes

Sounds like some of the things instructional designers do, we use case studies and examples to wrap experiences, we add rules and we create challenges to engage the learning. Wow, these sound a lot like principles from theories we study in the design of instruction.

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Sound Effects in E-learning: Top 8 Sample Music Sites

CommLab India

Many instructional designers add music and/or other sound effects to make their e-learning courses more interesting for learners. So, why don’t we provide background music and/or other sound effects in our e-learning courses ?

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Tips for blends 1: Don’t jump to solutions – start with a sound analysis

Clive on Learning

This one’s a bit obvious, but it needs saying. It’s oh so tempting when confronted with a new project to jump straight into the creative process of selecting the ingredients for your blend without a clear understanding of what it is that you’re required to achieve. There will be plenty of room for creativity later on in the design process, although you may find that the ‘how’ becomes all too obvious once you have answered the questions ‘what’, ‘why’, ‘who for’, ‘by when’ and ‘for how much’.

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PowerPoint Converter with Animations and Sound

DigitalChalk eLearning

With this converter, you are able to keep any animations, sounds or media clips that you have added to your presentations. How do you save your animations and sound? The post PowerPoint Converter with Animations and Sound appeared first on.

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The Sound of Silence | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

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Over 500,000 Stock Images, Audio, and Videos for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Over 500,000 stock images, graphics, videos, motion graphics, sound effects, and music loops. Music, sound effects, and loops. Here’s a huge announcement from eLearning Brothers! We are offering a new stock asset library for eLearning.

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Sights, Sounds, Thoughts and Criticisms – Sydney Learning Cafe UnConference 2012

Learning Cafe

Register here for the Melbourne Learning Cafe UnConference to be held later this year. To receive a copy of the position paper “Near Future of Learning in Australia” register for the Learning Cafe Blog weekly newsletter on our home page (right had top corner).

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Replacing the Default Click Sound

Adobe Captivate

In this video, I show you how you can replace the default click sound for buttons with your own choice of sounds. Uncategorized Video click sound default click sound mouse click sound replace click sound replacing click sound

What can Hollywood teach you about making your Elearning AWESOME?

eLearning Brothers

We watch what we want, when we want, on whatever size screen we want, with the highest quality of sound we want. Sound Quality. Hollywood Rule: Sound is more important than visuals. It sounds strange coming from eLB, a company known for “visually explosive eLearning”.

Adobe Captivate: Kill the Click Sounds

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel      I received an email from a new Captivate developer who was having a hate-hate relationship with the click sounds he was hearing in his Adobe Captivate demonstrations and simulations.

Download Sound Effects

E-learning Uncovered

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Royalty Free Music for eLearning

eFront

Brainy Betty offers sound files that are perfect to insert into PowerPoint for many uses. FreeSFX is a UK based side where you can download free sound effects. These high quality music tracks will make your projects more effective and sound more professional. =>

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Beginning Instructional Authoring: Readability Statistics Help You Sound Human by Patti Shank

Learning Solutions Magazine

Does your content read like a history textbook or a government document? It doesn’t have to be dry. as dust. Here’s how to use tools you probably already have to put some life into learning! Design Techniques Getting Started

eLearning Sounds Now Available in Our Template Library!

eLearning Brothers

We’re pleased to announce that we’ve added eLearning sound effects to the Template Library. 25 sounds have been added with 75 more coming soon. These sounds include: timers, alarms, buttons, correct, incorrect, ticks, swooshes, and many more.

Serious Comic – Voice Over, Music, and Sound Effects

NuggetHead

Posted in Uncategorized I could probably bore you with a few more posts just on character development, instead I want to share some important lessons learned in designing the audio assets for a serious comic.

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? Sound can be more important to elearning than some people realise.

How To Video: Custom AdobeCaptivate 5 Buttons with Sounds

Adobe Captivate

Video shows the process for creating Captivate 5 Buttons, and attaching Sounds either through rollovers, or through clicks. Either way the sounds are able to play each time the user clicks / rolls over. Enjoy. Whats new

Project Aha!

Jay Cross

is the sound of enlightenment. Learning Community Making sound decisions The Learning Business is a set of practices I’m developing to help pull-workers learn to learn.

Benchmarking Online Learning

Jay Cross

Design Increasing profitability Making sound decisionsFascinating data. WHAT KEEPS WORKERS FROM LEARNING ONLINE? 63% lack of time for self-study. 40% can’t find what they need. 41% find current online learning not relevant to their need. 28% lack of somewhere appropriate to study.

Audio for eLearning: What's that Popping Sound?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Rick Zanotti Have you ever listened to an eLearning lesson and heard annoying popping sounds as the narrator spoke? The popping sounds are called plosives , as in "explosives," or P-pops. The air causes the microphone to create the "popping" sound, which can be distracting to learners. I'm betting that you're nodding your head right about now.

Free Webinar: Designing Instructionally Sound and Engaging mLearning

Take an e-Learning Break

By the end of the session, you should be able to successfully design instructionally sound and engaging mLearning projects. Wednesday, April 4, 2012 | 10:00AM Pacific Time Free Webinar, Membership Not Required This webinar showcases one of the most popular, best-rated sessions from mLearnCon 2011 Conference & Expo, newly updated and now available to all through this special online presentation. It is clear that mLearning presents a unique challenge for instructional designers.

4 Writing Principles Every eLearning Designer Should Know

Allen Interactions

Let’s go through my writing steps guaranteed to make you sound better. By Kody Jackson, Instructional Writer. In my time as a university teaching assistant (TA), I saw a lot of bad writing.

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The road is open

Learning with e's

The Sounds of the Bazaar Internet radio guys were also present and I managed to squeeze in a live interview on Day 1 with Klaus Rummler on the 'future of learning', as we stood outside in the spring sunshine. Moodle Martin Dougiamas Mahara Moodlemoot Sounds of the Bazaar

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Audio for eLearning: Do You Want to Sound Like a DJ?

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Rick Zanotti One question I get asked a lot is "How can I get my eLearning audio to the point so that I sound like a DJ?" " The most sure-fire way to sound like a DJ is to have been born with great pipes (i.e. Here's some simple techniques to make your voice sound deeper. Getting closer will engage what's called the "proximity effect," lower the sound of your voice, and make it sound fuller.

Porn, weed and fireworks

E-Learning Provocateur

That may sound excessive (and yes, we were spoiled out of our minds) but it all boils down to how much you value word-of-mouth marketing. I was mindful not to sound like an over zealous salesman.

Porn, weed and fireworks

E-Learning Provocateur

That may sound excessive (and yes, we were spoiled out of our minds) but it all boils down to how much you value word-of-mouth marketing. I was mindful not to sound like an over zealous salesman.