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5 chatbot resources for newbies

  Chatbots are still an emerging field with new developers, writers and designers joining our ranks daily. For people still learning or wanting to know more about chatbots, there are a number of great resources out there to help you. Local meetups and communities...

Chatbots are old…no really

Whilst chatbot popularity has increased over the past 3 years, chatbots are actually a lot older than you may think. ELIZA The first chatbot was created at the MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory by Joseph Weizebaum. Its name was ELIZA, and it was created between...

Chatbot names and avatars: yes or no?

I have a robotic vacuum cleaner. If you don’t have one go and get one. Even with a big, hairy beast of a dog like I have, Winston does a great job and saves me so much time. Yes, you read that right, I gave my vacuum cleaner a name: Winston. It’s much easier to say,...

3 tips to writing better chatbot content

Writing content for chatbots can be fun and interesting work. You get to learn lots about different companies and how different each chatbot framework is. If you’re looking to start writing content for chatbots it’s a great job if you like writing short, clear text....

Content writing for chatbots

Have you ever visited a website and interacted with the site’s virtual assistant (a.k.a chatbot)? For every question you pose there is a scripted answer that the chatbot retrieves from its knowledge base to provide you with an answer. Have you ever wondered what...