What is BrowseAloud?
BrowseAloud, the leading solution for speech-enabling websites, is free software that reads web pages out loud. BrowseAloud helps website visitors who require online reading support and those who simply prefer to listen to information instead of reading it. BrowseAloud is particularly useful for those with print disabilities such as dyslexia or mild visual impairments and those with English as a second language.
Once you have BrowseAloud installed on your computer, all you need to do is hover your cursor over a selection of text. BrowseAloud will highlight the words and read them out loud.
Listen to this website with BrowseAloud
Whether you are using a Smartphone, Tablet, PC or Mac, BrowseAloud will provide the reading support tools you require for free.
What is BrowseAloud?
BrowseAloud is a suite of products that provides reading support on websites. BrowseAloud reads website content out loud, highlighting each word as it is spoken in a high quality, human-sounding voice.
Other features include:
More than 7,000 websites use BrowseAloud, so once you have it on your device you can listen to all of these websites too.
How do I get BrowseAloud?
Try it out! Just click on the BrowseAloud Panel at the top of this web page (with the target and arrow) to launch the BrowseAloud Plus toolbar. This toolbar provides instant high quality speech at the touch of a button - no need to download anything. New features include PDF and secure site reading, per site and page pronunciation control and language selection.
Support with using BrowseAloud
A full range of support services are provided for BrowseAloud:
Where Can I Get More Information or Help?
See the information and instructions for using BrowseAloud on the BrowseAloud website:
If you need more help, you can email or call: Support@BrowseAloud.com or 1-877-778-6977 (toll free).
Other Translation Assistance
For text translations, you can use a service provided by Bing. Translations may vary due to differences in dialects. Once on the Yahoo Translation website, there are two ways you can translate:
Once you have entered the block of text or page URL, then select the preferred language in the dropdown menu and click the "Translate" button.