How to use the Listen function

ReadSpeaker allows the text on the website to be read out loud to you. It provides you assistance if you have trouble reading text online. By having the text read out loud to you, you can understand the information on the website more easily. This makes the content more accessible and the website more pleasant to visit. As a user you don’t have to download anything.

How does it work?

Listen to the main content

You simply click the Listen button to listen to the webpage's content:
 

Listen

An audio player appears (after you click the 'Listen' button above) and ReadSpeaker starts reading the text of the webpage out loud.

In the player you can:

You can use tab/shift+tab to navigate inside the player and press enter to activate a certain button or link.

Listen to selected text

You can select a part of the text that you want to listen to and then press the pop-up Listen button that appears next to the mouse pointer. When you click the pop-up Listen button, an audio player appears and ReadSpeaker starts reading the text you have selected.

Settings

In the settings menu, you can:

A 'cookie' will be downloaded to your system so that your settings will be remembered by your browser.

You can also listen to the settings by clicking the Listen button at the top right ​​of the Settings menu.

Please visit ReadSpeaker's website for more information about online text to speech.