Enabling Skills for Amazon's Alexa is easier than ever. Now, all you have to do is say, "Alexa, enable Lyft," and poof — you've given your Echo speaker or other Alexa-enabled device the ability to order you a ride. But there are more than 7,000 options — how do you decide or know which Skills to enable? Well, you can search the Alexa app by category, such as Smart Home, Food and Drink or Lifestyle. Or, you can just check out our list.
Currently, Alexa is found primarily in the Echo, Echo Dot, Tap, Fire TV, and Fire Tablet. But developers are actively working to expand the virtual assistant's reach to other devices, such as the Triby smart home device. The virtual AI is popping up in new places all of the time, so you might as well make it as smart as possible. Here are some of the best skills to enable on Alexa.