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How to find professional voice talent fluent in local dialects

Posted by admin on March 22, 2018

The new Marvel movie Black Panther has been receiving rave reviews from fans and critics alike, with review aggregation site Rotten Tomatoes commenting in an editorial in February that it was set to become the highest-rated superhero movie ever on its site. As great as the individual performances are in the film, there was something […]

‘BBC English’ on the decline as British voice talent goes regional

Posted by admin on March 15, 2018

If you’ve been paying attention to the news in England lately, you may have seen that the BBC is under fire from people who have worked within the corporation over the British voice talent it uses and how it represents people from outside London. Chef James Martin for instance,  a recognizable face on British TV, […]

Profit from the podcast boom with the right online voice talent

Posted by Kerry Vallins on February 20, 2018

If you’re looking to reach out to potential new business, using an online voice talent strategy represents an exciting opportunity to take on popular audio-centric platforms. Radio is no longer the only option for audio advertising. Thanks to the internet, there are a number of popular audio channels available that are growing at a phenomenal […]

Regional voice talent can give virtual assistants a competitive edge

Posted by Kerry Vallins on February 13, 2018

One of the biggest criticisms of voice-recognition software since it first appeared on the public market has been its inability to recognize strong, local, regional dialects and accents. It seems to be a criticism that developers have taken notice of though, with many investing in regional voice talent to provide a more personalized service. A […]

Work with a global voice talent agency to take your ads worldwide

Posted by Kerry Vallins on February 8, 2018

If you have international growth ambitions and are looking to enter new global markets, it’s essential that you don’t underestimate the power of localizing your content and marketing materials to attract the people in different countries and varying cultures, something that an experienced voice talent agency can help you to achieve. Consider the candy brand […]

Using professional voice talent to meet high (advertising) standards

Posted by Kerry Vallins on January 24, 2018

Working with the right voice talent specialists goes far beyond the tone of voice. Working with an experienced agency can also help you to reach your business goals more quickly – especially as regards your overall content (creation and promotion) strategy – and keep you in line with industry standards. Take Plusnet, for example, which […]

Why we need native voice talent to represent different cultures

Posted by Kerry Vallins on January 17, 2018

Authenticity is such an important factor when it comes to commissioning the right voice talent, whether it’s for a commercial venture or any other piece of informative, creative media. Consider a new crime thriller called McMafia that has recently been broadcast on the BBC in the United Kingdom. The show centers around English-born Alex Godman, […]

3 amazing examples of celebrity voice talent in advertising

Posted by Kerry Vallins on January 10, 2018

When brands look to commission voice talent – whether for a radio ad, video voice over or something else – they’re not just doing it to say “Hi, we’re here!” to the target audience. People may not realize that there are so many more nuances surrounding voice talent in advertising. By closely working with the […]

Why brands need the perfect voice talent for AI

Posted by Kerry Vallins on January 3, 2018

Technology companies developing the next level of artificial intelligence (AI) to make people’s lives easier could find their success hinges on the voice talent they work with to represent their software. Make no mistake about it; voice talent for AI is an incredibly important point for technology companies to consider before, during and after they […]

Retailers can connect with customers using online voice talent

Posted by Kerry Vallins on October 30, 2017

Artificial intelligence (AI) is going a long way to helping companies grow, but research shows that by incorporating a more personalized approach (such as providing customers with audio information via a professional voice talent) could potentially provide even better results. Take Shop Direct in the UK, for example. The Liverpool-based retailer has recently announced it […]