Got an Alexa device? You can stream us and listen to our station and podcasts while you’re getting dinner ready in the kitchen. Simply say, “Alexa, launch Peoria’s One Oh Four Point Nine The Wolf”… It’s a whole new way to listen to The New 104.9 The Wolf in 2018.
WHAT IS AN ALEXA SKILL?
+ Amazon’s voice service is called Alexa. Much like your iPhone has “Siri”, your Amazon devices (Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Tap, Echo Show, etc) have skills. Users interact with their Alexa enabled device via skills.
HOW DO I ENABLE THE CUSTOM ALEXA SKILL FOR Peoria’s 104.9 The Wolf?
To enable, you have three ways to enable 104.9 The Wolf skill:
+ Search Amazon.com/skills for The Wolf 104.9 skill & enable
+ Open the Alexa companion app on your mobile device, search for The Wolf 104.9 skill & click enable.
+ Say “Alexa, enable Peoria’s One Oh Four Point Nine The Wolf skill”
Or simple ENABLE the skill now to LISTEN LIVE
ONCE MY SKILL IS ENABLED, HOW DO I USE IT?
+ Simply say “Alexa, Peoria’s One Oh Four Point Nine The Wolf”
+ If you say “Alexa, play PEORIA’S 104.9 The Wolf”, you will likely open the TuneIn skill. If you want PEORIA’S 104.9 The Wolf skill to open, giving you access to the live stream and more, make sure to say “Alexa, LAUNCH Peoria’s 104.9 The Wolf”.
+ Skills have sets of features/abilities that you can access simply by asking. Until you are familiar with a skill’s abilities, use Help or Options voice commands to hear what a skill can do. When you know what features are available, ask for your specific course of action.
+ Skills can be “default” – meaning they come pre-enabled on your Alexa device, or they can be “custom”. Custom skills are searchable in the Alexa Skills Store and offer a more robust feature set.
ARE CUSTOM ALEXA SKILLS FREE FOR ALEXA USERS?
+ Yes, custom Alexa skills are free for users to enable and interact with on their Alexa-enabled devices.