New: Jovo Display Template Editor for Echo Show & Spot Displays

By Jan König (@einkoenig), published on August 16th, 2018
Tags: Amazon Alexa, News

We’re happy to share a new tool with you that makes it easier to build multimodal Alexa Skills. Use the free Jovo Display Template Editor (beta) to create and preview display outputs for Echo Show and Echo Spot. (more…)

New: Test and Debug Alexa Audioplayer Skills with the Jovo Debugger

By Jan König (@einkoenig), published on July 5th, 2018, last modified on September 11th, 2018 at 4:55 pm
Tags: Amazon Alexa, News

The Jovo Debugger that we launched last week just got a new feature. You can now debug Alexa Audioplayer Skills and Google Actions using the Media Response API by interacting with your browser.

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[Tutorial] How to use Alexa Skill Events with the Jovo Framework

By Kaan Kilic (@KnKlc8), published on April 24th, 2018, last modified on June 1st, 2018 at 3:59 pm
Tags: Amazon Alexa, Tutorials, Voice App Development

Learn more about the implementation of Alexa Skill Events in your Jovo project to get notified when your users interact with your Skill outside the active usage, for example when they enable your Skill or do account linking.
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Jovo v1.0 Migration Guide

By Kaan Kilic (@KnKlc8), published on February 15th, 2018, last modified on June 1st, 2018 at 4:00 pm
Tags: Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, News, Tutorials

We just updated Jovo to v1.0, see the announcement here. As this is our biggest update ever with lots of improvements, it was necessary to make some changes that might break existing apps (only if you update the jovo-framework package to v1.0!).

In this blogpost, we will show you how to update your old voice applications to Jovo 1.0.
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[Tutorial] Login with Amazon: How to get your Alexa Skill User’s Email

By Kaan Kilic (@KnKlc8), published on January 6th, 2018, last modified on July 17th, 2018 at 1:55 pm
Tags: Account Linking, Amazon Alexa, Tutorials, Voice App Development

This time we will show you how to use Alexa Login with Amazon account linking to get the email address as well as the name of your Alexa Skill’s user the most convenient way. (more…)

[Tutorial] How to set up Account Linking for Alexa with Auth0 and Jovo

By Kaan Kilic (@KnKlc8), published on December 19th, 2017, last modified on August 3rd, 2018 at 6:31 pm
Tags: Account Linking, Amazon Alexa, Tutorials, Voice App Development

Alexa Account Linking with Jovo and Auth0

In this guide, we will show you how to set up Account Linking for your Amazon Alexa Skill, without having to deal with all the security issues and the burden of running your own OAuth 2.0 server. We will do this by using Auth0, a service for developers to authorize and authenticate users, which is a helpful tool for Alexa Account Linking. (more…)

[Tutorial] Build an Alexa Skill in Node.js with Jovo

By Jan König (@einkoenig), published on July 28th, 2017, last modified on June 1st, 2018 at 4:03 pm
Tags: Amazon Alexa, Tutorials

In this Alexa Skill tutorial for beginners, you will learn how to build a project for the popular voice platform from scratch. We will cover the essentials of building an app for Alexa, how to set everything up on the Amazon Developer Portal, and how to use Jovo to build your Skill’s logic.

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