The voice over demo has taken on new meaning in an online casting world…or has it? This chapter, I am going to discuss the following:
- What is NOT a demo?
- Different types of specialized demos
- Why reels do not work online
- Demo creation advice from voice coaches
- Red flags, and some proper motivation behind getting your demo done
With the increased sophisticated search engine technology, more and more each day, professional voice talent are hired online through Google. As it once stood as a bad practice to mail out bad demos to agents, so is the case with deciding what to upload to the Internet. Unlike your bad demo mailing, your bad demo mp3 is a 24/7 spokesperson for just how much effort you decided to put into it.