Best Practices for Voice-Over

CourseArc

If you are designing and developing eLearning, you are most likely going to need voice-over work. Voice Principle – People learn better when the narration in multimedia lessons is in a friendly human voice, rather than a machine voice. Using professional voice-over is expensive and time consuming, so many projects opt to use “in house” voices. Here are some tips for creating great voice-over. Studio microphone and pop shield on mic stand.

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The Voice

Web Tools for Learners

The voice that speaks what I don’t know. that I know is deep and ironic, speaking aloud so I can hear. what was hidden. within me. poetry March 2021

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Sell and Scale Like Outdoor Voices

Wisetail

The post Sell and Scale Like Outdoor Voices appeared first on Wisetail LMS. All L&D Best Practices LMS Best Practices LMS LMS culture mobile learning outdoor voicesThe Wisetail LMS has the tools to boost engagement and better your business. How do we do that?

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Voice Over Script Pitfalls

Experiencing eLearning

Instructional designers sometimes run into pitfalls when writing voice over scripts. Jill Goldman of Goldivox is a voice over professional who graciously agreed to share with me the issues she sometimes sees in scripts. This is part 3 of my series on writing voice over scripts. Read the rest of series: Writing Style Tips for Voice Over Scripts. Formatting Tips for Voice Over Scripts. One of the most common pitfalls in voice over scripts is writing numbers.

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12 Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Authoring Tool

audio elements, including your voice. 12 Ways to Get the Most. Out of Your Authoring Tool gomolearning.com @gomolearning eBook 1 11Index: Table of contents What should you look for and expect. from a modern authoring tool? saturated market, we’ve designed.

Vary Sentence Structure in Voice Over Scripts

Experiencing eLearning

When you use voice over for elearning, do you want it to sound natural and flowing, or do you want it to sound stiff and didactic? A great voice over person can make a good script more engaging, and a great script sound fantastic. However, if the script itself is completely stiff and unnatural, there’s only so much a voice over person can do. One common problem in writing for voice over is overly complex sentences. Voice Over Scripts: Writing Style Tips.

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Rise Against Robotic Voice-Overs

eLearning Brothers

One might think that eLearning voice-overs would be the place to take your enunciation skills to the max, but that’s not quite true. This is also big reason why a human voice is usually a wiser choice than a machine voice. Mayer’s Voice Principle states that, “People learn better when the narration in multimedia lessons is spoken in a friendly human voice rather than a machine voice.”

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Voice Over Scripts: Writing Style Tips

Experiencing eLearning

Instructional designers often need to write voice over scripts, but many of us have never received any formal training on how writing for voice over is different from other writing. She did a terrific job and brought energy and life to my script (as a great voice over professional can). When we write scripts that are easy for voice over professionals to work with, we end up with a better product and spend less time on revisions and re-records.

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5 Things To Consider: Which Accent For eLearning Voice Over?

Dan Keckan

Find the right voice with the right accent for your audience. Localization Audio In eLearning eLearning Voice Over Online LearningThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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6 Quick Voice-Over Tips

eLearning Brothers

You want your eLearning audio to go smoothly, especially voice-overs. Using your voice properly is a skill in itself. This will prevent unintended mouth sounds and keep your voice consistent though out your session. #4. If you have any other voice over tips for eLearning , please share in the comments section below! The post 6 Quick Voice-Over Tips appeared first on eLearning Brothers. eLearning Featured tips tips and tricks voice over voiceover

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eLearning Voice Overs: Bridging The Gaps And Carving The Future

Dan Keckan

Read on to learn how a pandemic advanced the eLearning perspective and opened up new opportunities for AI voice overs. eLearning Design and Development Artificial Intelligence eLearning Voice Over Video In eLearning

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Voice Over As An Investment: The New Essential Of Employee Training

Dan Keckan

All eLearning voice over tips and best practices we have gathered after years of working together with some of the world’s top leading eLearning companies. Maximize your eLearning effectiveness by adding high-quality, on-point, and carefully designed voice-overs to your content strategy.

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Formatting Tips for Voice Over Scripts

Experiencing eLearning

If we as instructional designers write scripts that are easy for voice over talent to understand, the voice over professionals we work with can record and edit those scripts faster. This is part 2 in my series of posts on tips for creating voice over scripts. Part 1: Voice Over Scripts: Writing Style Tips. Jill Goldman of Goldivox shared several tips with me about what she looks for in scripts from her perspective as a voice over professional.

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Finding The Right "Voice Over" For eLearning

Dan Keckan

eLearning Best Practices Audio In eLearning eLearning Narration eLearning Voice OverWhat should I consider and the questions to ask. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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How To Find A Voice Artist For Your eLearning Project

Dan Keckan

If you are a training organization, Instructional Designer, or L&D professional, at some point you may consider using a voice over artist for your eLearning or digital training course. What’s the best way to find a voice artist and determine whether they are right for your project?

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The Benefits of Using Professional Voice Talent

InSync Training

Now, all you need to do is have somebody voice these modules. How about Mary or Joe in Accounting – (such a nice voice)? You’ve put the finishing touches on the script for your client. Your company has just spent thousands of dollars creating the perfect visuals , countless hours perfecting the story , and you’ve even decided on some cool background music. It all looks fantastic, should be a huge success. Right? eLearning

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eLearning Voice Over Tip: How to Eliminate Background Noise

eLearning Brothers

Annoying background sounds in your eLearning voice over courses can be frustrating. Not everyone in eLearning is an audio engineer, that’s why I wanted to make a quick video on how to take out noise reductions in your voice over projects. Once you know how to do it, it will make your voice overs sound clean and professional. The post eLearning Voice Over Tip: How to Eliminate Background Noise appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

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Additional Voices for Captivate

Adobe Captivate

Hi, where can I find and purchase additional voices that are compatiable with and I can use with Captivate. We already have the NeoSpeech voices, but looking to add more variety. The post Additional Voices for Captivate appeared first on eLearning. Media Question Text to Speech media question text to speech voices

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Diverse Audience For Virtual Training? 10 Tips To Improve Inclusivity And Diversity In Imagery And Voice-Over

Dan Keckan

Virtual Training Asynchronous Learning Activities eLearning eBooks eLearning Voice Over Spotlight: Diversity & Inclusion Virtual Learning EnvironmentStory-driven virtual learning experiences need relatable, diverse characters.

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How to choose the best e-learning voice actors

Wizcabin

Adding voices to your online training content can help to improve your brand’s image and the quality of your course. However, you have to choose a pitch-perfect e-learning voice to make all that come through. In this article, you’ll find every information and tips you need to choose the best voice actors to create your e-learning courses. 5 Tips To Choose The Best e-learning Voice Actor For Your e-learning Courses. Choose human voice over automated voice.

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The Art Of Voice Overs – Part 2

Edmego Learning

The Art Of Voice Overs – Part 2. Producing voice overs is an acquired skill. Just because you talk all day does not mean that you are fully qualified for voice overs. As a matter of fact in part 1 of this series we referenced the fact that when we hear our own voice it can be quite disconcerting. You can quickly isolate the imperfections in your voice quality. This brings us to Part 2 of our series: The Art of Voice Overs.

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Hiring A Voice Actor For eLearning/Explainer Videos

Dan Keckan

Are you considering hiring a voice actor for eLearning/explainer videos? eLearning Best Practices Audio In eLearning eLearning Narration eLearning Voice OverThis post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Putting a Voice to Your Courses

LearnDash

If you are a writer then you have probably heard how important it is to develop your unique “voice” In fact, writers spend years trying to perfect their voice. It often becomes their “brand” Anything we put in a digital format has a “voice”, even videos. Yes, we can actually hear the voices in a video, but in this context it makes more sense to talk about the feeling people get as they watch.

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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. If you want to clean up your audio and make better voice overs for your eLearning projects than keep reading. How to Make a DIY Vocal Booth for eLearning Voice Overs. The post How to Make Your Own Sound Booth for Better Voice Overs appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

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eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Polly Want a Voice?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I know, I know, you hate your voice. Yikes, I mean we hate the sound of our own voice, not yours.) Rest-assured that your voice is far better than you think and, it’s perfectly appropriate for eLearning. Nevertheless, there are times when you simply don’t want to use your own voice, and you cannot afford to hire professional talent. But what if you don’t like the free voice choices or quality that come with your eLearning tools? by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP.

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eLEARNING DEVELOPMENT: Polly Want a Voice?

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I know, I know, you hate your voice. Yikes, I mean we hate the sound of our own voice, not yours.) Rest-assured that your voice is far better than you think and, it’s perfectly appropriate for eLearning. Nevertheless, there are times when you simply don’t want to use your own voice, and you cannot afford to hire professional talent. But what if you don’t like the free voice choices or quality that come with your eLearning tools? by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP.

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5 IconLogic Mini-Courses That Need to Be on Your Radar

eLearning Brothers

Writing eLearning Voice-over Scripts. One thing that can make or break you course is the voice-over. If the script is cringeworthy at best, there’s not a whole lot the voice actor can do to fix things. Articulate Storyline Resources Company eLearning Our Favorites Powerpoint Resouces Software Training Webinar adobe adobe captivate Articulate Storyline Camtasia eLearning Voice Over eLearning Voice Overs IconLogic mini-courses powerpoint Voice Overs

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How To Use AI Voices In Your eLearning Courses

Dan Keckan

Modern AI voices are realistic and engaging. Learn how to use AI voices and create accessible and engaging learning experiences for your students. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Voice Mobile Reflections

Clark Quinn

I have only recently upgraded to a phone with any meaningful voice capabilities, an iPhone with Siri in my particular case. Then, finding out m’lady was out and about, I decided to see if I could text by voice as well (which my brother assures me is how he always does it on his Android device). And I really hadn’t put it to the test, but that changed this past weekend. I had a long solo drive home and time to think.

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The Importance of Voice Search and Virtual Classrooms in Learning Platforms

Origin Fractal LXP

Here are some interesting stats on voice search: 20% of all searches on Google are voice-based 31% of smartphone users use voice search at least once a week 50% of all online searches will be voice-based by 2020 Almost 20% of all voice search queries are triggered by just 25 keywords Global voice commerce is expected to be worth $40B by 2022. offers further insights on the emerging market for voice search. Voice Search in Fractal LXP.

4 Priorities For Your Voice Over Recording

eLearning Brothers

Whenever the camera is on our actress, we used a boom microphone to record her voice. If the voice over audio sounds different from the camera-recorded audio, you may be in trouble. Many times you can tell when a voice over was done in a recording booth as opposed to being recorded on site with the camera. In the video below you’ll get a peek into our voice over recording session. The post 4 Priorities For Your Voice Over Recording appeared first on eLearning Brothers.

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Are You Prepared To Combat Voice Search?

Dan Keckan

Google reports that 55 percent of teens and 40 percent of adults use voice search daily; and, according to Google’s Behshad Behzadi, the ratio of voice search is growing faster than type search. Educational Technology Educational Technology Tools eLearning Trends Voice-Activated eLearning

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The Best Way to Add Voice Over to PowerPoint

TechSmith Camtasia

By adding voice over to your PowerPoint slides you can share your presentation with a much wider audience. So, what’s the best way to record a voice over for your PowerPoint presentation? The Easiest and Fastest Way to Record and Edit Voice Over for PowerPoint!

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5 Reasons Why Vetting The Voice For Your eLearning Course Is Important

Dan Keckan

While several key factors are taken into account when creating effective eLearning videos, the choice of a voice actor is by far the most important. The voice actor is the voice of your eLearning video, if not the face.

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Outdoor Voices on Growth, Culture, and the Employee Experience

Wisetail

Outdoor Voices doesn’t just tell people to go out and be active every day — the company lives that ethos. The post Outdoor Voices on Growth, Culture, and the Employee Experience appeared first on Wisetail LMS. We talked with OV’s Retail Training & Development Manager to learn more about the OV employee experience and how the company maintains a tight culture as it grows. All Case Studies

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Voice Computing Could Bring ‘One-Shot’ Answers to eLearning

Learning Solutions Magazine

Voice Computing Could Bring ‘One-Shot’ Answers to eLearning. pamela-hogle. Mon, 11/25/2019 - 00:00

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How To Add Voice Over On PowerPoint and Google Slides

Thinkific

Voice-over presentations create a better learning experience because it’s a more engaging way to learn. Some students learn through visual… The post How To Add Voice Over On PowerPoint and Google Slides appeared first on Thinkific.

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