Q. How do I play podcasts using Alexa?
A. You can play podcasts with Alexa Using Your voice. You can ask Alexa to play podcasts using the following voice commands:
"Alexa, play the podcast [podcast name]"
"Alexa, play the podcast [podcast name] from [podcast service name]"
"Pause." "Resume." "Next/previous (episode)."
Q. How do I resume my podcast across different devices?
A. You can enjoy your favourite podcasts from a number of providers—and Alexa can pick up where you left off, whether you were last listening on your podcast app or on your Echo device.
If you listen on Amazon Music, your listening syncs automatically, no set up required!
If you want to sync your podcast listening from apps like Apple Podcasts, Spotify, make sure to link your account to Alexa by following these steps:
Open the Alexa App
Tap More and select Settings
Scroll to Alexa Preferences and select Music & Podcasts
Under Services, look for the podcast app you want to link:
If you see the app under Services, tap on its icon.
If you don’t see the app, tap Link New Service
If you see an option to enable, press Enable to Use. Otherwise, move on.
If a pop up window doesn’t automatically appear, tap the Settings button. Then, tap Link Account on the Settings page.
Follow your podcast app’s instructions to complete the account linking.
Q. How do I set my preferred podcast default service on Alexa?
A: Open the Alexa app
Open More and select Settings
Under Alexa Preferences, select Music & Podcasts
Under Settings, select Default Services
Under Podcasts, select Change, and then select your preferred podcast provider.
Q. How do I link my FireTV and Alexa Device?
A. Refer to step by step instructions here.