How to Design and Write a Chatbot in 10 Steps

September 21, 2020

Before you’re ready to have automated conversations with your customers at scale, you should ask yourself how exactly do you take your idea and turn it into a real chatbot? Here are the 10 steps you should take to go from idea to working chatbot prototype that’s ready to be built.

Chatbot Development, Frameworks and Tools

Open-Source Chatbot Development with Rasa

May 21, 2020

Rasa is an open-source chatbot development platform that aims to “make applied research accessible to all developers.” Here's a closer look at its framework, main features, and usability aspects.

Frameworks and Tools

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?

Chatbot Development, Frameworks and Tools

Your Guide to Bot-Building Frameworks

March 21, 2019

With all the bot-building frameworks to choose from, how do you know where to start? From NLU features to platform connectors to APIs, there’s a lot to consider. Find out what all the major frameworks have to offer, so you can choose a chatbot framework that fits your objectives.

Bot Basics, Frameworks and Tools

Bot-Building: 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.

Chatbot 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.

Chatbot 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

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