How to convert a WAV file to an MP3 with Audacity

I work with a lot of media files, video and audio and a large part of the challenge when working with many media types is that formats are often incompatible. This is a quick tutorial on how to convert files with a .wav extension to a .mp3 file using the free open source audio editor Audacity. It includes instructions on how to install the LAME MP3 encoder required by Audacity to process the MP3 files.

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Hi, my name is Lester. I'm a music lover, an avid blogger and a bit of a geek. In addition to being a people person, I'm fascinated by the internet and over the last 4 years I've become very passionate about technology, especially email marketing, blogging, social media, and community management. Thanks for reading my blog ;)