Mastering Alexa: Voice Command Examples for Daily Use

Welcome to Mastering Alexa: Voice Command Examples for Daily Use. If you own an Alexa-enabled device, you know how convenient it can be to get information, listen to music, or control your smart home devices with just your voice. Below, you’ll find a range of examples to help you better master Alexa and streamline your daily routine.

#1 Music and Entertainment

“Play some chill music.”
“Skip to the next track.”
“Add this song to my playlist.”
“Create a new station based on this artist.”
“Play my book from Audible.”
“Set a sleep timer for 30 minutes.”
“Tell me a joke.”
“Play Jeopardy.”

#2 Smart Home Devices

“Dim the living room lights.”
“Turn off the TV.”
“Turn on the espresso machine.”
“Close the blinds in the bedroom.”
“Turn off all the lights.”
“Set the thermostat to 72 degrees.”
“Turn on the ceiling fan.”

#3 Shopping and Ordering

“Add eggs to my shopping list.”
“What are the deals of the day?”
“Order laundry detergent.”
“Add batteries to my cart.”
“Track my package.”
“Buy dog food.”
“Schedule recurring deliveries.”

#4 Productivity

“What’s on my calendar?”
“Set a reminder for 3 pm.”
“Tell me today’s weather.”
“Add an event to my calendar.”
“Create a to-do list.”
“What time is it in London?”
“Convert 1 Cup to ounces.”
“Set a timer for 20 minutes.”

#5 News and Information

“What’s in the news?”
“Tell me a fun fact.”
“Give me a recipe for lasagna.”
“Who won the game last night?”
“What’s the stock market doing?”
“What’s the definition of serendipity?”
“Translate ‘How are you?’ to Spanish.”
“Who is the President of France?”