image showing "follow up mode" setting turned to on. This can be enabled by going into the alexa app, menu, settings, choosing the alexa device and scrolling all the way down to follow up mode. If it is off, toggle it to turn it on.

Follow Up Mode: Ask Alexa Follow Up Questions Without Repeating Wake Word

Every time you tell Alexa to perform an action, you have to start by saying “Alexa” or whatever wake word you have set for your Amazon Echo. If you need three, four or more things to be done, you have to say your wake word each time to get those actions done. For many people,…

A smart bulb is seen blinking. Right behind it is Amazon Echo.

Set Smart Bulb To Blink When Alexa Timer Goes Off (Visual Notification For Deaf People)

Amazon Echo obviously has many purposes, and one of them happens to be setting timers – whether it’s for laundry, baking something in the oven, reading or for various other activities. Now, setting a timer is easy – all you have to do is say “Alexa, set timer for (however many) minutes”, and Alexa immediately…