Podcast Control: Voice Command Examples for Alexa

Welcome to Podcast Control: Voice Command Examples for Alexa! Below are some voice command examples you can use to control podcasts with your Alexa device.

“Alexa, play the latest episode of The Joe Rogan Experience.”
“Alexa, play NPR’s Up First podcast.”
“Alexa, resume playing the last podcast I was listening to.”

Playback Control

“Alexa, pause podcast.”
“Alexa, stop podcast.”
“Alexa, fast forward 30 seconds.”

Volume Control

“Alexa, set podcast volume to 7.”
“Alexa, increase podcast volume.”
“Alexa, decrease podcast volume.”

Playback Position

“Alexa, go back 1 minute.”
“Alexa, skip ahead 2 minutes.”
“Alexa, restart podcast episode.”


“Alexa, go to next podcast episode.”
“Alexa, play previous podcast episode.”
“Alexa, skip the ads in the podcast.”


“Alexa, find podcasts about entrepreneurship.”
“Alexa, search for Joe Rogan podcast.”
“Alexa, look for comedy podcasts.”

Shuffle and Repeat

“Alexa, shuffle my podcasts.”
“Alexa, repeat this podcast episode.”
“Alexa, play podcasts in random order.”

I hope these voice command examples help you navigate your podcasts with ease using Alexa! If you have any other questions or need assistance with more voice commands, feel free to ask.