• Amazon Alexa Blog – Amazon has a blog and they post Alexa specific posts on a regular basis. These are well tagged and easy to locate. Stay up to date and check out the Alexa Blog.

Skill Directories


  • Alexa Developer Podcast – The Alexa Developer Podcast is a relatively new podcast direct from Amazon. The podcast features interviews with industry experts and members of the Alexa team in each episode. The podcast can be found on your favourite podcatcher.
  • AWS Tech Chat - The AWS Tech Chat is another Amazon podcast. As opposed to the Alexa Developer Podcast the subject matter is much broader and focuses on the AWS platform in general. Many of the subjects are still relevant.


  • Echo Sim – Echo Sim is a tool that allows you to test a skill from within the browser using your voice.

Tutorial Sites

  • Alexa Tutorial - Alexa Tutorial is a video tutorial site from the creator of Flask Ask