How to create custom Alexa commands for Amazon Echo using IFTTT

How to create custom Alexa commands for Amazon Echo using IFTTT

Amazon echo is a voice-activated cloud-connected smart speaker with an artificial intelligence named Alexa, packed inside along with streaming music and reading headlines and giving you the weather forecast. Alexa has a growing role in the smart home to controlling smart gadgets like Philips Hughes color-changing bulbs and Belkin Wemo switches but Amazon echo also has a channel on IFFT a free online automation service that helps you sync it up with web services and other smart home gadgets. you can control these other gadgets by creating your own custom commands which is a great feature.  Here’s how you can do it: Setting up your Amazon echo: First you'll need to set your Amazon echo up, to do this just plug it in and download the Alexa app to your Android or iOS device depending the phone you are using, the app is easily availableNow you need walk through the pairing process which would hardly take just a couple of minutes. If you haven't already...
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