April 27, 2011: Rate Speeches Launches Website For Rating And Evaluating Public Speaking, Speeches, And Speakers

LOS ALTOS, California (April 27, 2011) - Rate Speeches launched its website (www.ratespeeches.com) for rating and evaluating public speaking.  The website is a source for giving and receiving feedback by both laypersons and public speaking experts.

The Rate Speeches website allows people to find ratings and to add ratings of speeches, presentations, speakers, and presenters.  The website also gives public speaking and presentation skills experts online tools for evaluating speeches and presentations.

Before attending a speech or a presentation by a speaker, prospective attendees can check the rating of the speaker and prior speeches by that speaker to decide whether to attend or not.  Audience members can add and rate speakers and speeches to share their experiences with others and also to give feedback to the speaker.  Speakers can use the website as a resource for obtaining feedback about their speeches and their speaking abilities in order to improve their presentation skills and to enhance their specific speeches.  Businesses as well as event and conference organizers interested in hiring speakers can check speakers' beforehand, and can also use the website to obtain feedback about the performance of the speakers in their events.

Speakers and speeches are rated on content, delivery, visuals, and overall.  To allow website visitors to find speeches in their area of interest, speeches are classified into different categories, such as business, education, healthcare, politics, and technology.  A speech may also include a link to a video recording of the speech, so that visitors can click to watch the speech.  To rate a speech or a speaker, the user must first create an account or be logged in from an existing account.  Looking up a rating does not require an account.  The services are free of charge.

About Rate Speeches

Rate Speeches, Inc. is a Silicon Valley firm providing online services and technologies to speakers, audiences, speech instructors and coaches, businesses, and event organizers; the Rate Speeches services and technologies facilitate enhancing public speaking and communication skills.  To find out more, please visit www.RateSpeeches.com.