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I recently encountered a question about "1000 people whispering" and wrote an answer. Subsequently I did some experiments where I recorded a whispered sentence 19 times, and did some manipulations to show how this makes the "inaudible" audible.

I would like to update my answer with this work - but don't know of a good way to include audio files in the answer. Does anyone have any good suggestions - or even a recommended mechanism?

The <audio controls> HTML5 tag doesn't work... so likely this will be "upload the files somewhere and link". Which is not very satisfying - I hope there's a better solution, especially since there's always the risk that hosting the audio file elsewhere will cause it to go missing in the future.

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    $\begingroup$ SoundCloud could be a viable option. $\endgroup$ – AccidentalFourierTransform Sep 4 '17 at 17:49
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    $\begingroup$ It is weird that this has never come up until now. It seems a basic question for mother meta, yet no one has asked anything similar as of today. OTOH, from webapps.SE: Is there a “youtube like” service for audio?. Lots of interesting suggestions there. $\endgroup$ – AccidentalFourierTransform Sep 4 '17 at 17:51
  • $\begingroup$ why not just upload to youtube with a dummy image? $\endgroup$ – Emilio Pisanty Sep 4 '17 at 17:58
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    $\begingroup$ @AccidentalFourierTransform that's a really useful link. Why don't you write this as an answer? $\endgroup$ – Floris Sep 4 '17 at 18:02
  • $\begingroup$ Thanks for your comments. I have updated my answer with files uploaded at archive.org - seems like a really useful resource. $\endgroup$ – Floris Sep 4 '17 at 18:49
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    $\begingroup$ I'm so happy you asked that here, otherwise I'd not have learned about your wonderful update. I even edited my answer to point to yours instead. $\endgroup$ – stafusa Sep 4 '17 at 21:45
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Rather surprisingly, I haven't been able to find a similar query neither on this site nor in mother meta. On the other hand, in Web Applications Stack Exchange I found the post Is there a “youtube like” service for audio? which contains a lot of interesting suggestions. Please give it a look; I am sure it will prove useful. Cheers.

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