As you may know by now from following my content, I’m very passionate about using Alexa and other voice assistants like Google Home, for business use.
I'm also passionate about teaching all other businesses how they can become more efficient and effective, as well as reach their target audience better via Alexa, Google Home, other voice assistants and even podcasting.
But why Alexa so much? How many people use Alexa? How many businesses use Alexa?
What is the most used Voice Assistant?
What are the trends? Well, we have to give props to Voicebot.ai for these great stats around Amazon Alexa https://voicebot.ai/amazon-echo-alexa... As of January 2019, Amazon Alexa makes up 62% of the Smart Speaker Market, with Google Home at 24%.
Watch the video for more of the stats we see as relevant and why.
Also, according to SEO Tribunal - https://seotribunal.com/blog/stats-to... - More than 50% of searches will be voice searches by 2020. and...Business.com, VoiceCon by VaynerMedia and Dave Isbitski of Amazon Alexa for these great stats around Alexa For Business - https://datadriven.design/top-five-wa...
During 2018, 22% of Americans had smart assistants in their home, up from less than 1% in 2017. That’s huge, people. This is the next way to get your audience’s attention.
In 2019, there are more than 50 million smart speaker users in the world; increasing 15% each month. Not only that, but there are now more than 90,000 Alexa Skills, with businesses reporting a 43% lift businesses nine months after launching an Alexa-enabled product, and a 53% a percent boost on average almost immediately after incorporating an Alexa Skill into their current product. 54% percent of professionals surveyed say they’d use Alexa in the workplace to increase productivity.
This video covers the top five ways businesses can use Alexa to increase productivity in the workplace, courtesy of Business.com.