How to Record a Video Voiceover

Learn how to record a great voiceover and add it to your video in just a few clicks. Automatically turn your voice into captions and subtitles using the built-in video editor.

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Why Your Video Needs a Voice-over

Add a personal touch
Add a personal touch

When the viewers hear your voice, they are more likely to emotionally connect with your brand and products.

Improve video accessibility
Improve video accessibility

Just like captions and subtitles, narration voice ensures that your video is accessible to everyone including people with visual impairment.

Boost your message
Boost your message

A good voice-over can help you increase conversions as it brings more trust and authenticity into the call-to-action.

How to add voiceover to video: Step-by-step guide

  • Step 1.
    Step 1.

    To give your video a voiceover, open up the platform, upload the footage that needs your voice and get it ready for editing.

  • Step 2.
    Step 2.

    Nearby the Play button, find the mic icon and click on it. You can either upload a ready audio file from your computer or record your voice message right inside the editor.

  • Step 3.
    Step 3.

    To start the voiceover recording, make sure can access your laptop’s mic and get ready to speak up.

  • Step 4.
    Step 4.

    Record your message and hit Add voice once ready. The audio file will appear as a separate track on the timeline underneath your video.

  • Step 5.
    Step 5.

    You can trim unwanted parts of the track and adjust it on the timeline to sync up the voiceover and video perfectly.

  • Step 6.
    Step 6.

    To make your speech sound through the silent mode, turn it into captions! You’ll find this option on the left-side toolbar.

Frequently Asked Questions
How can I add voice to my video?
There are two ways to add voice to video using the online video editor. Open the video editor and click the microphone icon in the bottom left corner of the screen. Choose if you want to record the narration voice, or upload a pre-recorded audio file.
What audio files can I upload as a voiceover?
The video editor supports the following audio file formats: mp3, m4a, aiff, wav, ogg, and aac. There is no limit to the audio file duration.
What audio editing options are available in offers plenty of tools to edit your voiceover. You can adjust its length by trimming the audio or cutting it into pieces. You can also change its volume and apply the fade-in or fade-out effects.