If you are looking for converting text to speech in MP3 or any other format, the way to do so has become easier owing to presence of some websites which enable the work to be done for free.
Below are listed top 10 of these websites that convert text to speech online for free.
This website enables the user to convert up to 2000 characters at any given time. The converted speech will get downloaded in MP3 format. You only need to provide email address to initiate this process.
The speciality of Festvox as a website is its versatility. Audio format in Festvox is available in wav, ulaw, aiff and sun. In addition, 12 audio voices are also available for the convenience of the users.
Text to speech in MP3 format can also be converted in HearWho. In this website 500 characters at a given time can be converted for a free account. More voices to the same can be added after registration is done.
This website is of particular use to those who have interest in blogging. Blog posts can be converted into audio files in MP3 format with this website. These audio files can further be downloaded, embedded and shared with ease.
Wikipedia will be read out to you, if you input the search item in PediaPhon. The interesting fact about this website is that besides English it also supports languages as French, Spanish and German.
This website enables you to upload ppt, pdf and text or document version. The maximum size of the file that can upload in the free version is 1.5 MB. You can also record any web page by keying in the URL.
This website enables you to convert 1,000 characters at a given time. Though the speech cannot be downloaded but TTS functionality can be added to your website with help of Text to Speech.
This is a versatile website as it supports English, Spanish, Hindi, Portuguese, Italian and Catalan. vozME can also be added to Facebook, iGoogle and the usual browser on your website. This website converts text to speech in MP3 format.
This website requires the user to register and they can input the text, upload a file in doc and can get text from email or RSS feed thereafter. However, the users will need to wait for a few minutes to download this converted MP3 File.
You only need to upload a text file or enter URL of a website to initiate the conversion in Zamzar. The files can then be converted into MP3, MP4 or other formats. Zamzar supports files up to 100 MB. The email address of the user however needs to be submitted for receiving the download link in Zamzar.