4. Create Smart Home Skill

  1. In a web browser, go to the Alexa Skills Kit Developer Console. If not already authenticated, you may have to Sign In with your Amazon Developer Account.

  2. Click the Create Skill button

  3. For the Skill name, enter SmartLamp

  4. Leave the Default language as English (US)

  5. Under Choose a model to add to your skill select the Smart Home model

  6. under Choose a method to host your skill’s backend resources select Provision your own

  7. Click the Create a skill button

  8. When completed, you should be at the configuration page for a newly created SmartLamp page. In the Smart Home service endpoint section, locate the Your Skill ID value and click the Copy to clipboard link to copy and then paste it in a text file. The Skill Id will be used later. You do not have to configure any other things yet.