Build a bot on Chatfuel for Facebook Messenger

Learn how to build a bot for Facebook Messenger in a step by step guide. No coding is required.
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  • Lectures 17
  • Length 1 hour
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 5/2016 English

Course Description

Learn how to build a chatbot on Chatfuel for Facebook Messenger. Facebook Messenger has a growing audience of 900 mln. monthly active users (Mai 2016) 

I have created this step by step guide so you can create your own Facebook Messenger bot without coding on Chatfuel. Chatfuel is an intuitive bot builder where you can easily add and edit content.  

By the end of the course you will be launch and promote your bot. 


Why bots are the next big thing? 

  • People are using messenger apps more often than social networking sites. 
  • There is a unique opportunity to be one of the first once to leverage the huge audience of messenger apps
  • Messenger apps are interested in bot, since they help to keep people in the app, so they will support the bot developers. 


About the instructor:

Top rated Udemy Instructor with 5 star reviews.

Teaches different courses on Entrepreneurship, with over 6,500 students enrolled.

+ Worked in Online Gaming Industry and Venture Capital 

+ Founded 5 companies in the last 8 years

What are the requirements?

  • Have experience using Facebook Messenger

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Build you first bot for Facebook Messenger
  • Promote your bot

What is the target audience?

  • If you are interested in the topic of bots
  • If you want to build your own bot with no programming knowledge
  • It is not for you if you have programming knowledge and are looking to use it to build a bot

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction

This is an introduction lecture to the course about creating your own bot for Facebook Messenger. I explain why bots are the next bog thing and will replace apps and why you should care. 


In this lecture I explain what are chatbots and how they function. I also give few examples of chatbots which are already out there. 


In this lecture you will find out the main feature bots for Facebook Messenger have and how the function. By the end of this lecture you will have an understanding of main concepts you need to be aware of to build your own bot. 

Section 2: Case studies

In this lecture you will learn about a case study of Poncho - bot for Facebook Messenger. Poncho tells you weather based on your location. I will show you the main functionality and walk through how it works. 


In this lecture you will learn about a case study of CNN - bot for Facebook Messenger. CNN created a chatbot to deliver news to its users of Facebook Messenger. I will show you the main functionality and walk through how it works. 


In this lecture you will learn about a case study of Assist- bot for Facebook Messenger. Assist is a personal assistant bot which helps you find food, accommodation etc near you. I will show you the main functionality and walk through how it works. 

Section 3: Build your bot

In this lecture you will learn how to develop the concept for your bot and what are the important things you need to consider before you start developing it. 

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Section 4: Promote your bot

By the end of this lecture you will know how to initially reach out to your audience in order to promote your bot. 


In this lecture I will talk about the importance of adding your bot to the Bot catalogs and how you can attract traffic from the Catalog websites


By the end of this lecture you will know how to set up a landing page for your chatbot and how to do SEO to get organic traffic. 


In this lecture I will discuss the importance of building up a PR strategy to promote your bot, how to reach out to journalists and get a story about your bot published. 


By the end of this lecture you will find out ways how to monetize your bot. 

Section 5: Wrap up
Join the Slack Group for more cool Bot infos

This is a wrap up lecture to the course. In this lecture I highlight the important points I have covered in the course. 

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Instructor Biography

Vladlena Taraskina, Female entrepreneur

Vladlena Taraskina is a female entrepreneur. She studied, worked and lived in Russia, the USA, the UK, Luxembourg and Austria. Now she lives in Vienna, where she founded the company KEY TO OFFICE - an online marketplace for finding and sharing office space, meeting and seminar rooms.

Prior to this, Vladlena founded the first crowd funding platform for NGOs and social businesses in Russia. She has also worked in the Online Gaming and Venture Capital Industries and has over 7 years of experience in Marketing and Strategic Management. Vladlena graduated from Warwick University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and from the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna. Vladlena is passionate about promoting female entrepreneurship and strongly believes in the potential of enabling women to do business and pursue their dreams, for their own benefit and for the benefit of society as a whole

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