Sound Communication: The Holdcom Blog

Content Ideas for your Automotive Retail Message On Hold Program

Automotive retail centers often manage many marketing and customer service objectives simultaneously. With so much information to be conveyed, well planned, thoughtful writing is necessary for a good Message On Hold Program. Including basic, important information about your dealership is a...

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7 Reasons to Use a Professionally Recorded Voicemail Greeting

When you decide to upgrade your voicemail message to a more professional option, you choose between writing and recording it yourself and having a professional do the hard work for you. On the surface, voicemail greetings seem simple, but they often go awry. Some people try to use a funny...

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Creating More Effective Online Presentations with Sound

Some people say that there are two kinds of people in the world: those who like to read, and those who like to listen. That’s great—because contemporary technology allows us to create content that is appealing to BOTH groups of people.  Slide Presentations let you do both at the same time....

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How To Add Audio Testimonials To Your Website

Adding audio to your website is an easy way to make your site engaging and improve SEO efforts. Although the internet is traditionally a visual space, focused on text and images, sound is a valuable tool for making your content stand out, and it can be easily added to your website.

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30 Business Podcasting Ideas

To keep your online audience interested in your content, it's important to "spice up" your content with multimedia. You can use a combination of videos, slide presentations, and social media accounts can keep your followers engaged with your content. Another easy method is podcasting. You already...

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Professional Voice Recording Tips

Learn everything you need to know about recording a professional voice message from proper equipment, to correct voice inflection, to editing tips.

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How to choose the right Voice Over Talent for Messages On Hold

To have a successful audio marketing program, you have to have great audio. Message On Hold, a combination of appropriate music and effective content are the necessary audio components. Once you’ve scripted your messages (or had someone script them for you), you have to think about how they’ll...

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How to get SEO credit for Website Audio (and Video)

Search engines can read. They read your website, determine what your content is, who is linking to your site, and how many times you use certain words. However, search engines cannot watch videos, look at pictures, or play your audio files. Here’s the dilemma: If you want customers to find...

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5 Ways to Incorporate Professional Audio Into Your eLearning Presentation

Out with the old!  In with the new! Businesses have been making the switch by replacing traditional employee training programs with innovative training techniques that show tremendous success rates… E-Training! This effective teaching and learning method can take many forms, including placing...

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10 Business Podcasting Ideas

A podcast is like an audio blog—a short burst of content that allows you to deliver an interesting, informative message. Whether you're blogging or podcasting, thinking of new content can be difficult. Still, creating a podcast provides your business with an increased opportunity to build a...

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