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Take 10: How to Produce High-Quality Audio Recordings With Audacity

Anne Yastremski
Fri., Dec. 23, 2011, 11am ET (8am PT)
10 minutes

If you're looking for fast, easy, and free software for your audio-recording needs, reach for Audacity. This free open-source recording tool works with Mac OS X, Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems. The quality of your audio will sound as crisp and clear as files produced on high-end recording software. Best of all, Audacity makes recording easy.

In just 10 minutes, you'll learn how to record a professional-quality audio file with Audacity. Follow the quick and easy editing tips to purge your audio file of strange pauses, audio mistakes, tripped-over words, and choppiness, too. You'll also discover how to set and monitor recording levels and export a clean, high-quality audio file.


Anne Yastremski heads up marketing, customer service, and inside sales for MarketingProfs. She came to MarketingProfs in 2009 after more than 19 years in marketing and product management. Before MarketingProfs, she served as vice president of marketing for several technology start-ups and as a director of an award-winning marketing agency for clients including Hewlett-Packard, Freddie Mac, Sallie Mae, Random House, and Citibank.

Who Should Attend?

If you want to record an awesome audio file for free, you'll want to check out this Take 10. You'll learn the basics of recording professional-quality audio with Audacity, and how to export it to your favorite audio format.

What Will You Learn?

  • How to record a professional-quality audio file
  • How to set up your mic for Audacity
  • How to edit out mistakes
  • How to export the Audacity files in different formats

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