How to build a Facebook Messenger Chatbot without coding
NewsNachrichten, 28/11/2017
Share Facebook Share Twitter Share Google Plus Share Linkedin Link

Building a chatbot can seem like a daunting task. This is especially true for those who (like me) lack coding knowledge. Thankfully, there are a number of free platforms such as Chatfuel, Microsoft Bot Framework, and my favourite, SnatchBot Platforms like this let you get up and running with a great chatbot in no time. In this article, I’ll be walking you through the basics of setting up a Facebook Messenger chatbot in the SnatchBot platform.


Step 1: Establishing the purpose

Ideally, if you’re reading this article, you already have an idea for a chatbot you want to build. If not, try to think of some sort of utility that could be solved with a chatbot. In this case, I’ll be showing you how to create a chatbot for a local small business. This chatbot will be connected to Facebook Messenger, answering frequently asked questions and providing basic information.

Let’s call it “Joe’s Gym”.

Newsletter Abonnieren

Ich bestätige, dass ich die Datenschutzbestimmungen gelesen habe und damit einverstanden bin, dass personenbezogene Daten verarbeitet werden.