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Alexa Skills Projects by Madhur Bhargava

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Let's Play Factly with Alexa

"The human voice is the most perfect instrument of all."
– Arvo Part

We have been making progress by leaps and bounds in our quest to become an Alexa Skills Jedi. We started by designing a Hello World Alexa Skill, which made us understand the finer details of a basic Alexa Skill. Armed with that knowledge, we continued to expand our arsenal by developing a slightly more advanced Alexa Skill, which also communicated with a third-party backend (Twilio).

In this chapter, we will take a slight detour and create a self-contained skill called Factly. Factly will be a trivia/quiz-oriented Alexa Skill that can quiz a user regarding various facts. It will be a self-contained skill and will not be communicating to any third-party ...

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