Terren Peterson
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Easily Add Analytics to Improve Any Alexa Skill

Trying to get user feedback from your Alexa Skill and increase usage? Add DynamoDB to track usage data and get valuable insights.

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Easily Add Analytics to Improve Any Alexa Skill

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Amazon Echo
Amazon Alexa Amazon Echo
Can substitute Tap or Dot.

Software apps and online services

AWS DynamoDB
Amazon Web Services AWS DynamoDB
noSQL database used to store granular detail of skill usage.
AWS Lambda
Amazon Web Services AWS Lambda
Easiest tool to author skills in without using any servers.
Alexa Skills Kit
Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit
For authoring skills.


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Terren Peterson

Terren Peterson

13 projects • 35 followers
Life-long learner who started off with an Electrical Engineering degree, but have been in software and systems engineering my whole career.


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