Offer access to premium content or features for a period of time, charged on a recurring basis until your customer cancels the subscription.
Generate additional revenue from your skill by offering premium content to your customers such as game expansion packs, unlocked features, or extra characters for a set fee.
Garner revenue by offering content or features that customers can purchase, deplete, and purchase again such as hints for a game, in-game currency, extra lives, or "day passes" for premium content.
Create attractive discount offers that could lead to an increase in sales of premium content within your skills through in-skill purchases or increase in revenue from greater engagement with your paid skills.
Alexa now enables you to provide more value to your customers and monetize your skill by offering various shopping capabilities as part of the Alexa Shopping Kit. The Alexa Shopping Kit offers tools that span the entire shopping journey, thus enabling you to embed end-to-end shopping experiences. You can sell your own products or products from other brands that are sold on Amazon.
Utilize easy-to-use proactive notification Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to announce new product launches or timely gifting recommendations (e.g. Mother’s Day) as notifications.
Surface relevant products within your skill and enable customers to research those products by answering their questions on price, features, cost, and reviews (coming soon); to add products to their Amazon cart or buy them without leaving your skill (generally available); and to add products to their Amazon Wishlist.
Learn about tips on enabling shopping actions
Access anonymized insights to compare and contrast metrics for every product recommended by your skill to refine your recommendations.
Available in the Analytics section of the Developer Console, once shopping actions are embedded
wikiHow's Experience with the Alexa Shopping Kit: Watch the way wikiHow surfaces relevant products that are sold on Amazon, allowing customers to purchase tools to help them accomplish what they’ve learned through its skill.
Introducing the Alexa Shopping Kit: Learn about the Alexa Shopping Kit, encompassing a comprehensive suite of features that enables developers to monetize skill traffic by helping their customers discover, research, and purchase relevant products available on Amazon.