Sound Communication: The Holdcom Blog

How Not To Narrate: Why You Shouldn’t Do Your Own Virtual Tour Narration

Recently I attended a conference that had the usual fare of keynote speakers, break-out sessions, lectures and PowerPoint presentations. One of the presenters, in addition to providing a live, spoken commentary for his PowerPoint visuals, included a pre-recorded narrative (also in his voice)...

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4 Ways to Reuse Your Healthcare Facility's Message On Hold Program

Healthcare facilities – namely hospitals and medical centers – have an array of events and innovations taking place, often on a daily basis. Holdcom has been proud to further promote these events for our clients nationwide, mainly in the Message On Hold format. However, audio that was recorded for...

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How to Repurpose your Existing Message On Hold Content

So, you've written an eBook, White Paper, or Guide. You've chopped it up into a series of blog posts. You've created a video and webinar about the same content. With one idea, you've gotten a lot of bang for your buck, you savvy marketer you! Repurposing content is a great way to stretch your...

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9 Best Practices for Virtual Tour Audio

Adding audio to your virtual tour can make it more interested and engaging. To ensure you add audio that helps your tour and does not detract from your visual content, follow these 9 best practices:

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Where to Use Audio in Virtual Tours

A virtual tour with audio is more engaging than a silent tour. When you go on a tour in person, you see the sights while you hear the sounds. Tours are usually guided and led by someone who is knowledgeable about the area, like a student at a university or a docent at a museum. A tour guide...

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6 Recording Tips for Your eLearning Presentation

When producing an , make sure that the sound, voices, images, and videos all flow correctly, otherwise you run the risk of distracting your audience. The purpose of an eLearning presentation is to teach in the most effective and engaging way possible. You can have the most powerful scripts and...

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