Amazon Alexa
Introduction to Alexa
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In this sequence, you will learn how to create a simple Hello Codecademy Alexa skill. You will build the interaction model and Amazon Lambda function that responds to a user's voice with a personal welcome message. Though it is not a prerequisite for most of the content in this sequence, a basic understanding of JavaScript will help you understand the programming logic in this course sequence.

What will you build?

In the introduction to Alexa sequence, you will build Alex skills that respond to a user's voice with custom messages, like this:

Why Learn Alexa?

With a comprehensive understanding of the process for developing a custom Alexa skill, you’re preparing to publish your own program and work with other Voice User Interfaces (VUI) applications.

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