Quick Reference: Personalize the Experience of Using an Alexa Skill

The following resources help you personalize the experience of using an Alexa skill.

Concepts and procedures

API reference

  • Session object – The API documentation for the session object, which includes the user ID and other information that you can use to personalize your skill's response.

Sample code

  • Alexa Cookbook: Context – Some sample code that demonstrates how to implement personalization functionality such as requesting permission from the user, using device address information, integrating with shopping and to-do lists, saving the context for future interactions, persisting information across sessions, and saving user information to a database.
  • Integrate Skills with Alexa Lists Sample Project – Sample code that incorporates list support into a skill.

Blog posts

Videos, podcasts, and webinars

Twitch streams