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November 28, 2018

Jaime Radwan

Now with the Alexa Presentation Language (APL), you can build multimodal skills that provide customers with visual queues as they navigate through a voice experience. Follow these design tips as you get started with APL.

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November 21, 2018

Memo Doring

If you’re unable to attend AWS re:Invent in person, you can join us from your home or office to watch Alexa livestreams from the event. Learn more and check out our full Twitch schedule.

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November 19, 2018

Kazushige Yoshida

今回は初めてのAPLということで、まずは簡単にお手持ちのスキルにAPLを使った画面表示を加える方法をご紹介します。 APLによる画面デザインはゼロから作成することもできますが、今回はスキルビルダーで用意しているサンプルを利用します。

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November 15, 2018

Amit Jotwani

Whether you’re attending AWS re:Invent in person or following re:Invent activities from home, here’s a short insider’s guide to help you get the most out of Alexa.

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November 14, 2018

Jedidiah Esposito

In the new Designing for Conversation course, we explain why scripting is a valuable step when designing any voice experience.

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November 13, 2018

Justin Jeffress

In this technical post, I build upon the coffee shop skill and share how you can simplify dialog management with the new slot validations feature.

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November 09, 2018

Cami Williams

Learn how to use the Alexa Presentation Language (APL), Amazon’s new voice-first design language, to create rich, interactive displays for Alexa skills and tailor the experience for tens of millions of Alexa-enabled devices.

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November 08, 2018

Justin Jeffress

In this technical post, I build upon the coffee shop skill that I introduced in the blog about how to dynamically elicit slots based on a previous answer using dialog management.

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November 06, 2018

Andrea Muttoni

Get an overview of our latest Twitch series on how to build an engaging game skill from start to finish.

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November 05, 2018

Jedidiah Esposito

In the new Designing for Conversation course, we outline a method for identifying users via user personas when initially designing a skill.

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November 02, 2018

Justin Jeffress

I'm often asked, "Is there away to change the slot and the question that Alexa prompts the user for next based on the previous answer?" The answer is yes! Learn more about how dialog management simplifies creating a multi-turn conversational skill.

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October 31, 2018

Amit Jotwani

In less than a month, AWS re:Invent will kick off in Las Vegas, Nevada. To help you plan your experience, we asked members of the Alexa team to share an insider’s take on the sessions they are looking forward to.

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October 25, 2018

Jennifer Hanselman

We regularly talk to developers about building a strong interaction model to optimize skill accuracy, helping customers get to the right intents. Here are a few best practices you can incorporate into your skills to improve customer engagement.

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October 24, 2018

Akersh Srivastava

When you build your first Alexa skill, you’ll likely have a few questions. To help you out, we’ve compiled some of the most frequently asked questions and answers that we’ve received from developers about to build their first Alexa skills.

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October 23, 2018

Jedidiah Esposito

How do you know if your Alexa skill should be conversational? Learn about the four hallmarks of conversational design, and then start ideating for conversation in our new self-paced training course.

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