Do You Have the Audacity to Podcast. Getting Audacity to Your Computer http://audacity.sourceforge.net. First Download Audacity http://audacity.sourceforge.net. Download Audacity Installer. Download LAME File. Download LAME File.
NOTE: MAKE SURE YOU SAVE THE LAME FILE SOMEWHERE YOU WILL NOT DELETE
Once you have downloaded the Lame File you will still need to extract the file. By completing this task now you will save yourself a step later
Record your voice by clicking the red record button and speaking into the microphone
When you are finished recording press the yellow stop button
Rewind and listen to your recording by pressing the purple rewind key and green play key
After you have downloaded your audio file, simply drag and drop your audio file in or click “Project” “Import Audio” and search for your file. Note, some files are in stereo and will show up as 2 different audio lines
You can shift your audio and sound effects to the desired location, by using the Time Shift Tool Button
To edit out errors, click the “I” and highlight the section you want to delete.
Here I have added a music file to play in the background. What I want to do is start the music strong, fade down, then fade back up. For this we will use the “Pincher” a.k.a “Envelope Tool”
By clicking your mouse you will create little dots. You will be able to “duck”/“envelope”/“fade”/“decrease” the music levels
If you want to save your project and continue working later, click “File” “Save Project”
If you are finished, it is time to “Export As MP3”
If you choose to “Export as MP3” You will be prompted to find the lame file. You will only need to do this once. Remember never delete the Lame file or you will have to repeat the process
Speeches and Narrations