The Alexa Skills Kit (ASK) is a collection of self-service APIs, tools, documentation, and code samples that makes it fast and easy for you to add skills to Alexa. ASK enables designers, developers, and brands to build engaging skills and reach customers through tens of millions of Alexa-enabled devices. With ASK, you can leverage Amazon’s knowledge and work in the field of voice design.
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Steven Arkonovich’s skill, Big Sky, is one of CNET's seven “must-have” Alexa skills with over 60,000 active monthly users. With in-skill purchasing, Arkonovich offers a monthly subscription that unlocks premium features, and customers love it—50% of Big Sky customers opt to purchase the premium experience when offered.
With more than 30 published skills and a 4.4-star rating in the Alexa Skills Store, Gal Shenar has “cracked the code” for building highly engaging skills.
David Markey built the Word of the Day Quiz skill in a single day. Within a month of launching the skill, he earned almost $1,500 in Alexa Developer Rewards.