Skilled Creative was tasked with creating an entertaining, interactive, and informative experience that would entice fans and introduce Stephen King’s library to new readers, while engaging and delighting them in the discovery process. Find out how Pulse Labs helped optimize this experience.
Esme & Roy skill has been nominated for the Outstanding Interactive Media for a Daytime Program 2019 Emmy Award! Find out how Pulse Labs helped Xandra create a delightful experience by conducting usability testing on the Esme & Roy Alexa skill for kids before it launched.
In this, the second post from our three part series on principles of voice design, I'll be discussing the principle encapsulated by the dictum "be contextual". In other words, a well-designed voice application should, as much as possible, individualize the entire interaction.
The first major principle of voice design is to be adaptable. You can't constrain users into responding with words and phrases that you expect, you need to let users speak in their own words.
Pulse Labs had the opportunity and the honor of attending re:Invent this year and co-presenting a talk with Alexa evangelist Paul Cutsinger on "Alexa Skill Developer Tools: Build Better Skills Faster"