Audio

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  1. petersandison profile image60
    petersandisonposted 8 years ago

    Hi All,

    Is it possible to attach audio to a hub? If not, why not? Do you think it would be fun? I know this is about the written word but music is a valid subject and occasionally it comes with examples.

    Thanks

    Peter

  2. SunSeven profile image67
    SunSevenposted 8 years ago

    Not directly at the moment. But there is a roundabout way! smile http://hubpages.com/hub/Hi__how_do_I_wo … n_hubpages

    Best Regards

    1. GeneriqueMedia profile image60
      GeneriqueMediaposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      SunSeven has it down--easiest way is to take some music you like, clip it, and throw it into a video with a static background on YouTube.

      Sounds painful, but it's truly not.

      1. SunSeven profile image67
        SunSevenposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Thanks GM

      2. petersandison profile image60
        petersandisonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        Looks like SunSeven has it down to a tee.

        Thanks

        Peter

    2. petersandison profile image60
      petersandisonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you SunSeven - for the advice and the leads. Never say something's impossible.

      Peter

  3. thisisoli profile image70
    thisisoliposted 8 years ago

    If you are looking at automatically playing audio, most people agree it generally drives people away from a website.

    Youtube is a good medium though that can be used to provide optional audio and visual media.

    1. petersandison profile image60
      petersandisonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Hi,

      I was just looking to stick a song in a hub to illustate a point and make people laugh. Would that drive them away?

      Peter

      1. SunSeven profile image67
        SunSevenposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        If it does not play automatically. (but if you go the youtube way I guess it will be alright)

      2. Marisa Wright profile image97
        Marisa Wrightposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        If music auto-plays when you open a website, it tends to drive people away.

        Part of the reason is that a lot of people browse at work and don't want others to know they're doing it!

        1. petersandison profile image60
          petersandisonposted 8 years agoin reply to this

          Thanks for that Marisa but that wasn't my intention.
          'People browse at work'??!! Outrageous! No wonder we've recently experienced a global meltdown. Can you imagine the headlines if news got out: HUBS CAUSE WHEELS TO COME OFF. (Maybe it's just another Toyota thing.

          Peter

  4. SunSeven profile image67
    SunSevenposted 8 years ago

    I am glad if it was of any help to you. smile
    Best Regards

 
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