Send text from web pages to Alexa using Voice Monkey
Voice Monkey (https://voicemonkey.io) enhances your smart home set-up and allows you trigger Alexa routines remotely and send custom text to speech (TTS) announcements to your Alexa devices such as your Echo Spot or Echo Show.
Now, with the Voice Monkey Google Chrome Extension you can send text clippings and images directly to your Alexa devices while you browse the internet.
Found an article you like but don't want to read it? Have Alexa read it for you!
Highlight the text you wish to read, right click and select "Send text to Voice Monkey".....Alexa will immediately start reading it.
The same can be done with images. Right click on an image you like and select "Send image to Voice Monkey". The image will be displayed on your Alexa screen enabled device such as the Echo Show.
Getting started is easy:
1. Head over to:
...for information on enabling the Skill, creating your first Monkey and setting up the Alexa routine required to be able to use this extension.
2. Install and enable this Voice Monkey Chrome Extension
3. Visit this Voice Monkey Chrome Extension settings page and add your access_token, secret_token and the ID of the Monkey you wish to trigger.
4. Now you can select text or right click on an image and choose 'send to Voice Monkey'