Commercial Licensing & Terms

May 10, 2017

When is a Commercial License Necessary

Using within your institution

If you are a company, or organization, using, please use our paypal donate link. If you are a personal user, or an educational institute - is free, no need to even donate - you are welcome, of course :).

Using the generated speech for commercial purposes

Recording and using the audio generated by TTSReader in a commercial application (ie publishing)

  • Add generated speech for narrating YouTube Videos
  • Speech for telephony messages
  • Presentations - slide shows
  • Automatic messages in reception rooms, shops, etc.
  • Speech for game-characters
  • Speech for apps

Which Voices Can be Used Commercially?

Important note:

We can only give you permission for commercial use for voices that their name ends with ** (ie - 2 stars). Use Google Chrome to get these voices. Other voices come from your OS - so you’re usually not allowed to use them (depends on contractual terms of the OS itself).

Contractual Terms for Using The Generated Speech Commercially

Publishing on YouTube

You can use the speech generated by for a discounted amount of $10 - single time payment - per each video if you include a link to with an attribution (credits) to for generating the speech in every video description. That’s all. Make sure you use original text and only use voices that are permitted, as noted above.

If you do not wish to include such a link, then pricing is $20 per video.

You can pay using this PayPal link:

Commercial Plans

Commercial Use of Speech - Other Than YouTube

Please contribute as much as you think appropriate for your use - minimum $20, using the donate button. Keep the PayPal receipt. That is the only contract between us. Make sure you use original text and only use voices that are permitted, as noted above.

Who Owns the Copyrights to the generated Speech?

You do. See our post about it for details.

Commercial Plans
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