Alexa Flash Briefing Packages and Development

About Alexa Flash Briefings

Quick & Easy
One of the quickest and easiest ways to get on Alexa.
Best For
Short pieces of regularly updated content.
Good for Blogs
Makes it easy to get your latest articles to your audience.
Good for Podcasts
Chop up your existing content to create Flash Briefings.

Flash Briefing Packages

Alexa Flash Briefing for Blogs
250One-off cost. No on-going fees.
  • The latest news from your blog on Alexa.
  • Low cost, simple way to get onto Alexa.
  • Suitable for content that is updated hourly, daily or weekly.
  • See below for full details.

 

Example Skill

The Spoke Technology Flash Briefing gives you the latest news stories from our blog read by Alexa.

FOR BLOGS
Alexa Flash Briefing for Twitter
300£300 one-off + £5 per month or £50 per year.
  • Uses your latest tweets (up to the last five).
  • Low cost, simple way to get onto Alexa.
  • No need to enter content into another system, just use Twitter as normal.
  • See below for full details.
FOR TWITTER
Alexa Flash Briefing for Audio
350£350 one-off + £5 per month or £50 per year.
  • Your audio hosted on Soundcloud.
  • Low cost, simple way to get your audio onto Alexa.
  • Suitable for short audio content updated hourly, daily or weekly.
  • See below for full details.
FOR AUDIO
Alexa Flash Briefing Development
POAContact us to discuss and for a quote.
  • Let us know your idea for a Flash Briefing.
  • We can develop a bespoke Briefing for you.
  • Suitable for anything where users want to hear the latest content regularly.
  • Contact us to discuss.

 

Example Skill

The Surrey Hills Mountain Biking Flash Briefing gives updates on trail conditions & weather read by Alexa.

BESPOKE

You Provide

  • The link to your RSS feed.
  • An image for the briefing icon.
  • A title and description for the Skill.
  • The ongoing content.

RSS Feed Requirements

  • Must be an https link.
  • Must be valid RSS.
  • Must contain an item dated within the last 7 days.
  •  You must own or have permission to use the feed.

We Provide

  • One-off setup of Flash Briefing
  • Submission to Skill Store.

Cost

  • £250 one-off setup fee.
  • Year 1 = £250.
  • Year 2 onwards = no cost.

You Provide

  • Your Twitter handle.
  • An image for the briefing icon.
  • A title and description for the Skill.
  • The ongoing content.

Twitter Requirements

  • Must contain a tweet dated within the last 7 days.
  •  You must own or have permission to use the Twitter account.

We Provide

  • One-off setup of Flash Briefing
  • Hosting of script to retrieve latest tweets
  • Submission to Skill Store.

Cost

  • £300 one-off setup fee.
  • £5 per month or £50 per year hosting fee.
  • Year 1 = £360 for hosting paid monthly or £350 for hosting paid annually.
  • Year 2 onwards = £60 for hosting paid monthly or £50 for hosting paid annually.

You Provide

  • An image for the briefing icon.
  • A title and description for the Skill.
  • The ongoing audio content.

We Provide

  • Soundcloud audio hosting (if needed).
  • Correctly formatted feed for Alexa Flash Briefing, hosted on AWS.
  • One-off setup of Flash Briefing.
  • Submission to Skill Store.

Costs

  • £350 one-off setup fee.
  • £5 per month or £50 per year hosting fee.
  • Year 1 = £410 for hosting paid monthly or £400 for hosting paid annually.
  • Year 2 onwards = £60 for hosting paid monthly or £50 for hosting paid annually.