Natural Language Processing: Common Challenges
October 9, 2018
Three common challenges with NLP are natural language understanding, information extraction, and natural language generation. Learn more about NLP for chatbots.
Bot Basics, Bot Development
Define and Design Intents for Your Bot
July 31, 2018
Intents are user intentions and they are how users greet your bot and ask it questions. Learn more about intents and how to design them for your bot.
Design Utterances for Your Bot
July 24, 2018
An utterance is a single portion of your bot’s overall dialog. Learn how to design your bot’s utterances to determine your bot’s tone and personality.
Beginner’s Guide to Bots
April 27, 2018
Everything you need to know about the past present and future of bots. Whether you're thinking about developing a bot or just want to learn more about bots, this guide will teach you how bots were invented, the basics of how bots work, what bots can do, and where bots are developed and published.
Introduction to Bots
April 3, 2018
What are chatbots and where did they come from? Early roots in psychology and an ironic twist behind the creation of the first chatbot paved the way for modern chatbots. Today, chatbots have become a popular customer service solution able to facilitate sales, complete online tasks, and more.
How Chatbots Work
April 18, 2018
They might seem complicated at first but building a simple bot is surprisingly easy. Of course, building a sophisticated chatbot able to perform complex interactions is much more difficult. Chatbots use Natural Language Processing technology to understand words and phrases and complex bots use AI technology as well.
Functions of Bots
April 10, 2018
The ability of bots to accomplish different types of tasks is evolving and increasing rapidly. You can get a bot to manage projects in your Slack channel, get the weather, discover new music or tell you a dad joke. Here are a few things that bots can do.
Popular Chatbot Publishing Platforms
April 24, 2018
Social and messaging platforms have become the most common place for hobbyists and experienced developers to learn about and interact with bots. These platforms each have their own bots and allow users to build and deploy them. Here’s how the major players in this space have been utilizing chatbots on their platforms.
Popular Bot Building Frameworks
May 1, 2018
When you're ready to build your chatbot, you'll need the right framework. Chatbot frameworks are digital spaces where coders and developers build bots from the ground up. This guide covers some of the most common bot building frameworks out there: Amazon Lex, Dialogflow, and Microsoft Bot Framework.
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