Our first Alexa Skill is live!
Today our first Alexa Skill got approved, we are all thrilled to see the Live status:
The Skill is the Fantasy Scoreboard one I talked about in my previous post. Here is a demo of the Skill
Anyone with an Echo or a Fire TV can now enable the Skill from the Alexa companion app here:
The Amazon Alexa App is a companion to your Alexa device for setup, remote control, and enhanced features. Alexa is…alexa.amazon.com
To learn more about these scoreboards or order one, visit
Not able to make it to the game? Maybe your favorite team is from out of town, or maybe you just want to give your man…fantasyscoreboards.com
The final tweaks we had to do to get it approved are:
- Change the invocation name from Scoreboard to Fantasy Scoreboard because Scoreboard was too generic
- End the help message with a question. We had missed that part of the section 4.12 from our Submission Checklist.
While we did that, we also made a couple minor changes
- We added more utterances to make the interaction more natural
- We tweaked a few sentences, it’s harder to find missing “of” and extra commas in a voice interface than a UI