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March 01, 2019

Justin Jeffress

Learn about intent chaining, a new dialog management feature in the Alexa Skills Kit that you can use to improve conversational interactions with your customers.

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February 20, 2019

Justin Jeffress

As a best practice, your skills should avoid asking questions it knows the answer to. Learn how to leverage dialog management to conditionally collect slots based on what the customers has already said to your skill.

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February 15, 2019

Justin Jeffress

This post will cover design practices that can help you build a conversational voice experience. We’ll use an example skill called The Foodie to illustrate the concepts.

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January 31, 2019

Justin Jeffress

This post will cover design practices that can help you build a conversational voice experience. We’ll use an example skill called The Foodie to illustrate the concepts.

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January 25, 2019

Justin Jeffress

This post will cover design practices that can help you build a conversational voice experience. We’ll use an example skill called The Foodie to illustrate the concepts.

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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 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 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 17, 2018

Justin Jeffress

今年5月Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) SDK for Node.jsのバージョン2(以下:V2)がリリースされました。そこでV1からV2へ移行を考える方が多いと思います。先週行われたAlexa Dev Days Tokyoで沢山のAlexaスキルデベロッパーとお会いする中で、これに関連した質問をいただきましたので、ご紹介します。

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October 09, 2018

Justin Jeffress

Enhancements to the Alexa Skills Kit provide more accurate ways to capture slots than relying on AMAZON.LITERAL.

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