Monthly Archives: March 2021

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What are the Best Headphones for Voice-Over?

What are the Best Headphones for Voice-Over?

Updated March 2021. Do not use iPhone Headphones Hello, it is your trusty Voquent engineer. I’m here today to harangue you about headphones since I’ve already talked in detail about the best microphones for voice-over use. You may be thinking, “I already have a pair of headphones! They came free with my …

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10 Famous Video Game Voice Actors and Their Retro Gaming Heritage

10 Famous Video Game Voice Actors and Their Retro Gaming Heritage

Remember the good old days of gaming? With unlockable levels and characters. Finite health bars and power-ups and hours of fun with what looked – for the time – like state-of-the-art graphics. I made some of the best memories playing retro games in my youth. I have always gravitated towards …

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11 Questions for Start Speaking Author, Caroline Turner Cole

11 Questions for Start Speaking Author, Caroline Turner Cole

Even accomplished actors can struggle to take advantage of the growing opportunities in voice-over work. Getting started in voice-over requires the best coaching and support available. Of course, it would help if you had a coach with a real passion for the industry, who is dedicated to your continuing development. …

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How to Hire a Scriptwriter for Voice-Over

How to Hire a Scriptwriter for Voice-Over

Adding professional voice-over to video content is important for all sorts of projects. Video allows small-to-medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and huge brands alike to connect with people worldwide. A video is a vital communication and selling tool for all businesses. So, knowing how to hire a scriptwriter to perfectly deliver your …

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What is the Best Microphone for Voice Over? USB or XLR?

What is the Best Microphone for Voice Over? USB or XLR?

Updated March 2021. Voice Actors frequently ask the Voquent team for advice about the optimum home studio set up and the question – “what is the best microphone to record my voice?” comes up time and again. You’d be forgiven for thinking the answer is simple, but it’s a more …

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Voice-Over PowerPoint – The Ultimate Guide

Voice-Over PowerPoint – The Ultimate Guide

Wondering how to add voice-over to PowerPoint projects? Well, you came to the right place. We are going to be looking at the when, why, and how of voice-over for PowerPoint presentations. I can answer the “when” for you right now! Opting not to record voice-over for PowerPoint will rob …

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Fast Voice Over – Make it So

Fast Voice Over – Make it So

Voice-over in the fast lane. Whether you need a fast voice-over service, to quickly replace a voice track, improve your recording speed, or speed up a voice to create that squeaky cartoon ‘fast-forward’ vocal effect, the answers lie herein. Speedy voices are our thing, and we’ve made this post quick …

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Top 54 Best Video Maker Apps

Top 54 Best Video Maker Apps

Making a top-tier video shouldn’t be challenging, or time-consuming in 2021. Basic video editing is not nearly as demanding as it once was. Today, all you need to make a top-of-the-line video is to find the right material and match it with the best video maker app for the job. …

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YouTube Voice Over – Making Money Narrating YouTube Videos

YouTube Voice Over – Making Money Narrating YouTube Videos

Learn how a pragmatic outlook to YouTube voice-over work offers a repeat revenue opportunity for voice actors of all skill levels. Here at Voquent, we’ve never claimed to be the be-all of voice-over work. Our unique approach and focus on higher-end corporate and commercial work right now, means we don’t …

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