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  • Writer's pictureJade Asha

The future of online voiceover trends

Updated: Nov 23, 2020

There is a high demand for voiceovers from businesses in many different industries. While looking forward to obtaining the services offered by voiceover actors, it is better if you can have a clear understanding about the future of voiceover trends as well. Then you will be able to go ahead and get the best possible results offered with voiceover services. That’s because you will be able to follow the trends and ensure effective results at the end of the day.

- Freelance economy is growing

When you take a look at the voice acting industry, you will notice that freelance economy is growing at a rapid pace. This is one of the most important factors that you need to be mindful about at the time of obtaining the services. All people who work in the creative community had to experience the pressure of being a jack of all trades, but not a master of anyone. In fact, all people who work for the industry noticed that they are provided with the responsibility of coming up with numerous content with limited resources, such as human capital and money. Along with that, they got overwhelmed. That’s the main reason why freelancers got into the market in order to cater the demands.

Number of voiceover actors who work for agencies are reducing along with time. It is important for you to have a clear understanding about this fact and move forward accordingly.

United States is one of the most prominent countries that contributed towards the freelance gig economy. People who wanted to become freelance voiceover artists were impressed with this opportunity available to them. Along with that, they went ahead and started working as voiceover artists.

- Offering services throughout online

In today’s world, most of the services offered by voiceover artists take place online. In fact, people don’t tend to meet an agency or a freelancer physically and get the services that they need. This trend will further increase in future.

In the future, we will be able to see both freelancers and agencies offering their services to people who live out there in the world. This will provide a convenient experience to the businesses as well. That’s because any business can easily get hands on the services and enjoy them. This can help the businesses to get work done within a short period of time as well.

- E-learning industry will boom

We can also expect to see a boom in the e-learning industry. That’s because voiceover actors are looking forward to capitalise their gigs on the internet. This can provide a large number of benefits for the industries that are growing in opportunity along with time. is a perfect example to prove the above-mentioned fact. In fact, the voiceover work available on this website are segmented to more than dozen classifications. They include everything from audio books to video games. When you take a look at statistics from 2017 and 2018, you will be able to see how all different categories in the voiceover industry grew along with time. We will be able to notice a further development of it in the future.

People who are working as voiceover artists should be equipped with few important assets to survive in the future. One of the most prominent assets out of them is breaking into the e-learning voiceover industry with a specific demo. Voiceover artists have paid special attention towards this fact and they keep on working on the demos. It can help them to present themselves in a better way with the help of a demo.

- There will be a demand for both female voiceover artists and male voiceover artists

As of now, you will be able to find a massive demand for the female voiceover artists. We can expect this trend to change in the future. In other words, we will be able to see how more and more businesses will think about getting the support offered by male voiceover artists. This trend will continue to grow and we will also be able to see how the number of male voiceover artists will outpace female voiceover artists by the year 2025.

When you deep dive and take a look at the voiceover industry, you will figure out that both men and women are generating equal amounts of money for the equal work that they offer. However, the demand for make voiceover artists is increasing. That’s because businesses are interested in getting the help and support of male voiceover artists to experience the prominent benefits offered by them.

Final words

Now you are aware about the most prominent voiceover trends that you can find out there in the world. You can take a look at these trends and see how you will be able to get the most out of them in the long run.

Jades book ACTORPRENEUR- A Working Actors Guide is now available in paperback and ebook at Amazon, Etsy and Waterstones

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