Best Third-Party Apps using Siri Shortcuts

Third-Party Apps using Siri Shortcuts

Siri, the voice recognition assistant was primarily designed to enhance the convenience level for iOS users. With the coming of iOS 12, the app has become much smarter. Besides, letting you automate actions for native apps, Siri allows you to create your own customized Siri-based triggers for best third-party apps using Siri Shortcuts.

Best Third-Party Apps Using Siri Shortcuts

The app supports the creation of multi-step automation for first and third-party apps through Siri voice command. Below is the list of some Third-Party Apps that now support Siri Shortcuts.


The Halide is one of the best camera apps available on the App Store. Its latest iteration now supports Siri shortcut. By simply using a voice control you can quickly capture a scene in a frame.

iOS 12


Now it is easier than ever to find some fashion Pins on Pinterest. Simply say “Hey Siri, find some fashion Pins on Pinterest” and you are ready to go.


The latest update to WhatsApp adds the ability to direct Siri to read aloud your WhatsApp messages. You can also use the virtual assistant to compose and send messages to friends.


Now create new notes on iOS 12 with Siri and the sound of your voice. Simply invoke Siri any time to search your notes, without opening Bear app. Other new features that come packed with Bear 1.6 include Enhanced Note Navigation Mega Technology and 14 new iMessage stickers


The newer version combines the power of ETA with the accessibly of Siri. In the new update, ETA has added a shortcut to Siri for adding a location, revealing turn-by-turn directions and quickly calculating the travel time to a destination.

Square Cash

The mobile payment service has enabled the feature to instantly send money between friends or accept card payments for your business via Siri Shortcut.

Sky Guide

Now, identifying something in the sky will be a lot easier. Just point your iPhone at a bright star, planet or satellite in the sky and use the Siri Shortcuts: “Hey Siri, what star is that?”. Your voice assistant will instantly tap into Sky Guide and identify the object for you right from your home screen. Skip the efforts to launch the app.


If you are one of the users who prefer Pandora over other music streaming services then, you’ll love it even more. The app supports custom phrases (Siri Shortcut) to launch a specific artist, playlist, or an album if you prefer.


If you have updated to iOS 12 make sure you have TripIt installed on your device. With TripIt’s shortcuts for Siri, you can quickly get details on your upcoming flight and other travel plans simply by asking Siri. Plus, all the information related to your distance traveled, trips were undertaken and venues visited can be accessed readily from the More tab. Assistive technology has been upgraded to make your itinerary more user-friendly when using a screen reader.


With Siri Shortcuts enabled for Trello, users can quickly view their individual cards and boards.

Which one is your favorite? Let us know in the comments.

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Hemant Saxena

The author Hemant Saxena is a post-graduate in bio-technology and has an immense interest in following technology developments. Quite by nature, he is an avid Lacrosse player.