Sometimes we have to record an audio file for our website, explain something in it or share some information for the audience and publish it. But often something unpleasant happens like the fact that we don’t have a good voice or we don’t like it.
In Magic of Public Speaking which is a bestseller book about presentations, the most important secret of a presentation is storytelling. In this article, I tell you how! I will teach you some tricks to record an audio file as best you can.
How do people see our voice?
When we first listen to a voice we recorded, we can’t believe it’s our voice. You probably know the reason. Because we don’t only hear our voice with our ears but we listen to it with our skull’s vibration and many other functions that happen inside our brain. The audience won’t hear our voice like this either. The sound they hear is the one we hear when we record our voice. Don’t worry. Don’t say you don’t have a good and pleasant voice. You and the people around you habituated with it. It’s not weird.
Some tips for audio recording
After reading this article, use a sound recorder and talk about whatever you like, even if you think you can’t talk about a particular subject, read a book with a loud voice and then listen to it. If you think you are not familiar with your voice, record and listen to it several times. Finally, you will get used to it.
Do not try to do something strange during the audio recording. Some people think if they do some strange things, their voice is going to sound better. It’s precisely the opposite. When you try weird tricks, your voice will sound artificial and fake and the audience will not enjoy it. You have to imagine that the audience is in front of you, listening to this audio recording, so you have to try to have the best communication. The best audio recording is the one when you use a small microphone and talk to your friends. After a while, you have to learn how to do it alone because it will help you much more.
To sum up, I have to say never hate your voice. You will get used to it after several audio recording. Record your voice as many times as you can until you do. In the end, I want you to be yourself when you record an audio file. There is no need to change your voice, use some weird tricks or act. Just be yourself and the audience will enjoy it. I hope you can have the most effective audio files after this article, assisting the principles and using these tricks because it increases your communication skills.