Learn to design and build engaging voice experiences. Check out these training resources by third-party education organizations. Community members like our Alexa Champions have also contributed helpful materials to share their passion for building for voice. Dive in and learn how you can add voice to your big idea.
Learn to build skills for Alexa using the Alexa Skills Kit and AWS.
By A Cloud Guru
Aimed at both non-developers and beginner developers, this free 6-episode series will walk you through step by step in building and enhancing your very own Alexa fact skill!
By Coding Dojo
Calling aspiring and established Python coders alike! Learn how to build skills for Alexa.
Learn how to create synonyms for your slots with entity resolution and use dialog management to deliver more conversational voice experiences.
By Makers Academy
Learn to build Alexa skills using Ruby with this free developer training course created by Makers Academy.
Learn to build an Alexa skill in Python that goes to the World News subreddit, a popular feed on news aggregator Reddit, and reads the latest headlines.
By A Cloud Guru
Get a look at the wide range of Alexa features including advanced functionality like account linking, state management, and audio streaming.
Become an expert in the main components of NLP, including speech recognition, sentiment analysis, and machine translation.
Learn the foundations of developing voice-enabled apps for Amazon Echo, and build your own custom Alexa skill in C# and ASP.NET Web API.
By Alexa Champion John Wheeler
Build a memory game that asks users to repeat three numbers backwards. Learn about requests, intent slots, and session management with ASK and Flask-Ask.
By Big Nerd Ranch
Watch these six educational modules to learn the Alexa skill architecture and dive into building voice user interfaces using the Alexa Skills Kit.
By Career Foundry
Create portfolio pieces including voice user flows, scripts, and personas. Implement and showcase your designs by building 3 Alexa skills. With personalized course feedback from your dedicated mentor, you will get answers to all of your questions without the frustration of learning on your own.
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