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May 29, 2019

Jennifer King

John Gillilan, Alexa Champion and founder of bondad.fm, shares some best practices for personalizing your Alexa skill experience by applying memory and variety. He also shares insights for localizing your Alexa skill.

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May 23, 2019

Kazushige Yoshida

トレーニングシリーズ基礎編では、Alexa スキル開発の流れを理解してもらうために、最もシンプルな方法でスキルの作り方をご紹介しました。 今回は、本格的なスキル開発に向けて、より高度な開発の手法をご紹介します。
 
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May 23, 2019

Justin Jeffress

In this skill recipe update, we look at two of the most popular methods you can use to call an external API through your Alexa skill using version 2 of the Node.js Software Development Kit.

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May 22, 2019

Andrea Muttoni

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With Amazon Pay for Alexa Skills, you can sell real-world goods and services such as tickets for movies or concerts, car pick up services, food, and more. This post will show you how to add Amazon Pay to your skill in just a few simple steps.

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May 21, 2019

Ahmed El Araby

If your business offers a connected microwave, this blog post will help you create an easy-to-consume food preset catalog that you can associate with your microwave Alexa skill.

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May 17, 2019

Justin Jeffress

We’re excited to introduce our new self-paced skill-building course called Cake Walk: Build an Engaging Alexa Skill. This free course offers step-by-step guidance on how to build a high-quality Alexa skill from start to finish. Learn about the course and dive in.

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May 16, 2019

Alison Atwell

In much the same way the layout, color, and animations on a screen can impact usability, wording can signal subtle meaning to users. Learn how to write skill dialog that's focused, natural, and simple.

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May 14, 2019

Cami Williams

Get a recap of all the gaming sessions shared during Alexa Live and get inspired to build engaging voice-first games.

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April 30, 2019

Bernardo Bezerra

One certification requirement for monetized skills is the ability to keep track of your customers' inventory of consumable in-skill products. Learn how to manage product inventory in monetized skills.

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April 24, 2019

Suhem Parack

Learn how to implement in-skill purchasing in an Alexa skill using the Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) Software Development Kit (SDK) for Java.

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April 23, 2019

Franklin Lobb

In this blog, I’ll use an interceptor to fetch and cache details about in-skill products for a monetized Alexa skill.

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April 19, 2019

Roy Kincaid

Building an Alexa smart home skill enables you to link Alexa with your existing smart home device cloud. Follow these tips to resolve any device discovery errors you may encounter.

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April 18, 2019

Justin Jeffress

私は毎朝出勤するときに、同じコーヒーショップで緑茶ラテを買います。バリスタは過去の経験から私の欲しいものがわかっているので、入店するとすぐに注文を作り始めてくれます。注文を変えて意地悪してみようかとふと思ったりしますが、せっかく作ってくれたおいしい抹茶ラテを台無しにしてほしくはありません。

エクスペリエンスがシンプルにパーソナライズされているので、私はこの店にせっせと通い続けています。同じように、優れたAlexaスキルではパーソナライズされたユーザーエクスペリエンスを提供してくれます。ユーザーは繰り返しそのスキルを利用したいという気持ちになります。

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April 17, 2019

Suhem Parack

If you have a custom Alexa skill that uses AWS Lambda as the back end, follow the steps below to create alerts using Amazon CloudWatch alarms to get notified when errors occur.

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April 15, 2019

Nahoko Hirabayashi

Alexaのスキルを開発する上で、スキルの使用状況を知ることは重要です。今回はお問い合わせでもよくご質問をいただく「ユニークカスタマー」と「スキルの有効化」を中心にご紹介いたします。

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