Learn to Build Alexa Flash Briefing Skills With No Coding [Video]

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  • You will have the knowledge and confidence to build Alexa Flash Briefing Skills
  • You will understand the Alexa Ecosystem
  • Build your personal brand and develop the content of interest for Alexa users to follow
  • Learn about Amazon S3 and how to host your content using AWS

With millions of Alexa-Enabled devices being sold and the demand for Alexa Skill Developers being at an all-time high, this is the perfect time to learn Alexa Skill Development. Want to get an introduction to building Alexa Skills and how to use the Alexa platform? If you are not a coder but want to understand how to create Alexa Skills, this is the course for you. This course will teach you everything you need to know about how to develop Alexa Flash Briefing Skills. Here is a detailed list of what the course will cover:

  • We first describe what Alexa is and the Ecosystem around Alexa-enabled devices
  • We then take a deeper dive into understanding the structure of Flash Briefing Skills
  • We look at the various feed formats (RSS and JSON) so that you will understand both approaches
  • Hosting your feeds are covered and we dive into creating an S3 bucket to easily host your content
  • We take a detailed look at configuring your Flash Briefing Skill
  • We review how to test your feeds and what to expect
  • Submitting your Flash Briefing Skills for Certification are also covered

Let's get started today!
All the code and supporting files for this course are available at: https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Learn-to-Build-Alexa-Flash-Briefing-Skills-With-No-Coding

Style and Approach

The author thoroughly explains the Alexa ecosystem and also helps you to build a Flash Briefing Skill in just minutes.

  • Great course that explains everything you need to know about flash briefing skills, how to build them, configure them and test and submit for certification! 
  • No Alexa Device Required. Skills developed in this course do not need a device to be tested
Course Length 1 hour 44 minutes
ISBN 9781838552015
Date Of Publication 17 Jan 2019


Lee Assam

Lee Assam - Electrical and Software Engineer, University Instructor
Lee holds a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Master's Degree in Computer Science. He has taught at Universities on topics ranging from Software Development to Electrical Engineering and prototyping. He likes coming up with new ideas and prototyping them using the Arduino and Raspberry Pi platforms. His passion for innovation has resulted in several wins in Hack Day competitions. He is a US Patent holder and has numerous US Patent Applications currently being reviewed. He tries to understand how the latest technology can be used to solve business problems and challenges in creative ways. His hobby is Arduino and the Internet of Things. He has been playing around with the Arduino and the Raspberry Pi platforms since their inception, and he uses his Electrical Engineering background coupled with software development skills to create and develop exciting projects. He prefers a hands-on, project-based learning approach and uses his teaching background to make concepts fun and entertaining, while at the same time educational and informative.