In conversation-driven elearning, you have multiple media options: video, animation, photos, illustrations, and voice over.
Should You Go With a Male or Female Voice Over? Whether male or female voices
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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. When we talk, we naturally use a variety of sentence structures and lengths. If you want your scripts to sound conversational, use a combination of short and reasonably long sentences.
This review checklist summarizes all of the tips from 3 posts of voice over script tips into a single Word document you can download and use yourself.
Watch for these common pitfalls in your scripts: numbers, lists, abbreviations, emphasis, grammar errors.
Formatting tips for voice over scripts:
* Readable Font, Size, and Spacing
* Pronunciation Guides
* Screen Names
* Table Format
* Dialog Format
Tips for writing better e-learning voice over scripts:
* The most important tip
* Conversational style and flow
* Shorter sentences