Articles by Stephanie Ciccarelli

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How to Hire Video Game Voice Actors in 2022

Learn about the skills that all video game voice actors should hone, plus the key trends affecting the industry in 2022.

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Audio
Podcast Recording Software and Technology

There's a lot of recording software and technology out there. Learn about the software and tech options for podcast recording.

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Freelancing
How to Start a Podcast and Measure Its Impact in 2022

Here's how to start a podcast, with expert advice on planning, finding guests, promoting the show, measuring performance, and more.

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How Tos
The Importance of On Hold Voice Over

What do your customers hear when they call you? Your IVR needs a strong voice to build brand consistency. Hire the right on hold voice.

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US Regional Accents – Where do you fit in?

If you live in the United States, you’re likely aware that there are a handful of regional accents across that great country of yours.

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Auditioning
Want To Be More Authentic in a Role? Here’s How!

3 tips on how best to be authentic in a voice acting role, plus, discover the 5 most popular roles for voice actors in 2021.

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Video Game Voice Acting: Creating Characters in Virtual Worlds

Voice acting in video games requires a lot of consideration. Maya Tuttle shares her insights and experience about acting for virtual worlds.

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Audio
Guide to Broadcasting Terminology

When working with others in the industry, it's useful to know the common radio and television broadcasting terminology. Here's a short guide.

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Voice Over
How To Pick the Right Microphone For Your Voice

Here are 7 steps to help you select the best microphone for your voice. Find out how to choose your microphone!

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How to Choose Voice Over Music

Music can make or break your vocal performance. Here's your guide to choosing the right voice over music to score your next recording.

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5 Ways the Voice Actor's Life May Change Because of COVID-19

Learn about the five ways that voice actors' lives have changed since the emergence of COVID-19, and how to best navigate this new normal.

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Vocal Health
How Do You Maintain a Healthy Voice?

When you have a sore throat, phlegm up to your ears, or you're vocally tired, how do you maintain a healthy voice? Find out!