Best Bot Building Platforms for Beginners

August 22, 2019

So, you've decided you want to build a chatbot. What's the best place to start and which bot building platform should you choose?

Bot Development, Frameworks and Tools

Building Your Bot: Coding from Scratch vs. Using a Bot Builder

November 13, 2018

There are two main ways to create a bot—hand coding from scratch or using a bot builder. Explore the pros and cons of these two options.

Bot Development, Frameworks and Tools

How to Choose a Framework for Your Next Bot Build

September 11, 2018

Choosing the best framework for your next bot really comes down to your goals and ideal user interaction. A lot of up-front planning goes into creating a bot, even before you do any coding. As you get started, check out our list of considerations to keep in mind when you’re choosing a bot framework.

Bot Development, Frameworks and Tools

How to get a .BOT domain

June 19, 2018

This step-by-step guide by Randall Hunt was previously published on the AWS News Blog. You’ll learn how to register a .BOT domain, validate a LEX bot to give Amazon Registry permissions to invoke the bot and verify it’s existence, and get started with Amazon Route53 and AWS Certificate Manager (ACM).

Frameworks and Tools

How to reserve a .BOT domain using Pandorabots

June 12, 2018

.BOT is a new generic top-level domain (gTLD) from Amazon Registry Services that brands and developers can use to provide an identity and hub for their chatbots. In this step-by-step guide you’ll learn how to create your first bot using a Pandorabots account, deploy your bot, and reserve a .BOT domain for your site.

Frameworks and Tools

Love bots? Maybe you should get a domain.

Give your task or entertainment bot the identity it deserves. Make a name for it on .bot.

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