Alexa Developers Zero to Hero, Part 4 Video: Persistence

This is an Alexa Skills training video tutorial from Alexa Developers. Here is the YouTube video description:

We continue our skill building journey with persistence, a way to keep user information across sessions. We’ll show you short term and long term persistence which will allow you skill to remember things so when the users interact with it again we can offer a customized experience.

Topics Covered:
1. Session attributes
2. Persistent attributes
3. Persistence adapters (S3 and DynamoDB) / detect if lambda is Alexa hosted
4. Copy session attributes to and from persistent attributes via interceptors
5. Async/await
6. Session counter (to say eg. “welcome back”)

Zero to Hero Github:
Zero to Hero Github Part 4:

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