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I built an Alexa skill that makes about $4k/mo. I'm adding more functionality this month and applying for access to further monetization.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B017OBJI46






Wow. This is amazing! Skills look so difficult to monetize. Couple of apps I checked seem to interject ads between the skills.

This looks extremely interesting, how much time went in building and promoting the skill?

Curious, how do you monetize?

IIC, Amazon pays for skills with sufficient engagement: https://developer.amazon.com/alexa-skills-kit/rewards

Yes, it's 100% rewards at the moment. I need to get real monetization in since there's no guarantee this will last for any amount of time. I predict they'll keep it going for at most 2 more years.

4K for 84 reviews? How does the rewards system work?




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