Browsing All Posts published on »October, 2012«

Voice over feedback and the simple thinking behind rankings

October 29, 2012 by

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One of the most common remarks made about Voice123 rankings are, “I was ranked Finalist, and 1st out of… But I was never hired, so what does that really mean?”. Recently, I did some research into those ranked in the top 200 on Voice123, and all that research showed me that voice seeker rankings on […]

Voice talent not getting work due to not engaging the right customers

October 26, 2012 by

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If you have been a voice over talent on Voice123 longer than one year, at some point, you received an email written by me with the subject line, “Two Months Already”, and “Voice123 follow up”. Through tens of thousands of your feedback replies, and researching/comparing feedback from Voice Seeker responses to my “How did it […]

Places to go to find great information about Voice123

October 25, 2012 by

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Do you know the best places to find information on how to use work with Voice123? This post is intended to share that information with you. As an aside, compared to when I started 20 years ago, information on how to be a voice talent often comes free, and was created through the generous hearts […]

Presidential election years mean more voice over jobs

October 24, 2012 by

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There are lots of awkward moments during an election year, with people being more opinionated than usual, with plenty of media outlets to express themselves. Good! Voice over talent should be fine with all of it because Presidential election years mean more voice over jobs. The mere existence of all the yammering means “Voice123 voice […]

Communicating how the Amazon AWS issue will affect Voice123 users

October 23, 2012 by

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If you have not found out yet,Voice123 is still down. Please take a look at the link provided regarding the AWS outage on this Voice123 page. In an effort to communicate what will happen once service returns, and what is happening now, we are writing this to communicate how the Amazon AWS issue will affect […]

Voice123 talent serves up the Greek voice of President Barack Obama

October 19, 2012 by

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While doing Quality Assurance on Voice123, we always come across interesting voice acting experience, and sometimes we have to stop and ask, “Did you really do this?!”. Such was the case this week when I found the profile of Greek speaking voice talent, Cosmas Develegas. I spotted his experience, “I have done the live commentary […]

Voice over work as a family affair impacts voice talent

October 16, 2012 by

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One of our favorite things about working at Voice123 is how common an occurrence it is for us to come across families, who have made the voice over industry a family affair. Just recently, we shared emails with the Snider family of voice talent, David, Jeany, Weston, and Donovan. We first became familiar with Weston […]