Businesses can build engaging voice experiences that make everyday tasks faster, easier, and more delightful for customers. The voice user interfaces are natural, conversational, and user-centric. It brings speed and efficiency to mundane tasks—which is why voice is poised to become ubiquitous.
What are voice skills
Skills are voice applications that interact with the user. Skills are apps for voice-enabled devices. Google calls apps ‘actions’ while on Alexa they are termed ‘skills’
What you should know before building your first voice skill
Developers can build voice-driven Alexa capabilities using the Alexa Skills Kit, which is a collection of tools and templates to build voice experiences. Here’s a birds-eye view of the skill-building process.
The Voice Idea
The first and foremost thing you should consider before building skill is to make sure whether your idea is a good fit for voice. The best ideas are naturally conversational. Amazon suggests the following 4 criteria to test your idea.
Identify Your Users
You should have a clear idea about the user and how your skills meet a specific need or objective they have. When thinking through your target audience for your skill, ask the following
The skill-building process involves the following steps
To sum up, to develop successful and engaging voice interactions brands need to;
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