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Alexa Skills Projects by Madhur Bhargava

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Popular Alexa Skills

At the time of writing, the total count of Alexa Skills available in the US, which is also the biggest market for Amazon Alexa, has surpassed 30,000, with an average of 50 new skills getting published each day. Each of these skills is available under a specific category, and the Alexa Skills Store is currently letting the developers and users choose from 23 different major categories, as shown in the following screenshot:

Figure 7.1: Alexa Skills categorical distribution

At the time of writing (mid-2018), the most popular categories (the ones that have the most skills) among developers are:

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