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A Guide To At Home Media

This guide explains how to create quality digital media at home.

Audio Editing Checklist

Audio Editing Checklist

As you work on your project, you may find the following checklist helpful in guiding you through a common audio editing process. These edits are typically done in the order they appear in the checklist.

  • Cut out:
    • mistakes
    • ums and ahs
    • long pauses
    • loud breaths
    • mouth noises
    • other noises
  • Apply a noise/sound reduction (if required)
  • Normalize the audio levels (i.e., loudness of the track)
  • Add fades to the beginning and end of the audio
  • Export in the file format required by your course, streaming service, etc.
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