by Rashid Khan
Learn best practices for building bots by focusing on technological implementation and UX in this practical book. You will cover key topics such as setting up a development environment for creating chatbots for multiple channels (Facebook Messenger, Skype, and KiK); building a chatbot (design to implementation); integrating to IFTT (If This Then That) and IoT (Internet of Things); carrying out analytics and metrics for chatbots; and most importantly monetizing models and business sense for chatbots.
Build Better Chatbots is easy to follow with code snippets provided in the book and complete code open-sourced and available to download.
With Facebook opening up its Messenger platform for developers, followed by Microsoft opening up Skype for development, a new channel has emerged for brands to acquire, engage, and service customers on chat with chatbots.
What You Will Learn
- Work with the bot development life cycle
- Master bot UX design
- Integrate into the bot ecosystem
- Maximize the business and monetization potential for bots
by Sumit Raj
Build your own chatbot using Python and open source tools. This book begins with an introduction to chatbots where you will gain vital information on their architecture. You will then dive straight into Natural Language Processing with the natural language processing library (spaCy) for building a custom language processing platform for your chatbot. With this foundation, you will take a look at different Natural Language Processing techniques so that you can choose the right one for you.
The next stage is to learn to build a chatbot using the DialogFlow platform and define its intents and entities. During this example, you will learn to enable communication with your bot and also take a look at key points of its integration and deployment.
What You Will Learn
- Gain the basics of Natural Language Processing using Python
- Collect data and train your data for the chatbot
- Build your chatbot from scratch as a web app
- Integrate your chatbots with Facebook, Slack, and Telegram
- Deploy chatbots on your own server
by Daniel Pritchett
The next step in the evolution of user interfaces is here. Chatbots let your users interact with your service in their own natural language. Use free and open-source tools along with Ruby to build creative, useful, and unexpected interactions for users. Take advantage of the Lita framework's step-by-step implementation strategy to simplify bot development and testing. From novices to experts, chatbots are an area in which everyone can participate. Exercise your creativity by creating chatbot skills for communicating, information, and fun. Developers of all skill levels can craft user experiences that are natural, easy to use, and most of all, fun. Build chatbots using free, open-source tools and launch them to popular chat platforms like Slack and Amazon's Alexa. Use the Ruby programming language and the Lita bot framework to unlock fun and powerful chat abilities such as sending text messages and emails, creating new meme images, driving a robot around the room, and talking out loud on a home speaker. Use frameworks available in Ruby and Node.js to get started quickly.
by Gerardus Blokdyk
Can chatbots actually help you bring conversations back to technology? Is your current CRM solution up to the task of housing key data gathered during journey mapping exercises? Which factors support the usage of your chatbot? Are chatbots going to replace mobile apps? Can chatbots add value to your existing contact center environment?
This valuable Chatbots self-assessment will make you the assured Chatbots domain visionary by revealing just what you need to know to be fluent and ready for any Chatbots challenge.
How do I reduce the effort in the Chatbots work to be done to get problems solved? How can I ensure that plans of action include every Chatbots task and that every Chatbots outcome is in place? How will I save time investigating strategic and tactical options and ensuring Chatbots costs are low? How can I deliver tailored Chatbots advice instantly with structured going-forward plans?
There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed best-selling author Gerard Blokdyk. Blokdyk ensures all Chatbots essentials are covered, from every angle: the Chatbots self-assessment shows succinctly and clearly that what needs to be clarified to organize the required activities and processes so that Chatbots outcomes are achieved.
by Jamiu Oloyede
With the latest decline in traditional app usage and the thriving of messaging apps. People all over the world are spending lots and lots of time doing instant messaging with their friends and family which has led us to the messaging economy as experts have revealed. Smart business owners have started leveraging and monetizing conversations that are going on inside the top messaging apps with the aid of chatbots. From this book, you will learn how to: - Build a real-world and profitable facebook messenger chatbots without writing a single line of code. - Make money selling facebook messenger chatbots to individuals, business owners, and corporations. - Use bots to reduce the stress in managing your Facebook fan page(s). - Set up marketing automation (Drip Campaigns, Broadcasts, and Messages) via Chatbot. - Grow your chatbot subscribers and generate leads on automation. - The potentials of chatbots and how you would go from zero to becoming a hero in facebook messenger chatbots. What are you still waiting for? Would you not join the messenger marketing revolution and make your money while it's still hot and new? Let get started, click on the buy button to order a copy of the book and get it shipped to you before the price increases soon.