Build & test your first WhatsApp Chatbot

Learn how to create your first chatbot on WhatsApp! Follow these easy steps to build and customize your chatbot flow, and test it out for yourself.

Creating a WhatsApp chatbot has never been easier thanks to Landbot! In this video, we’ll show you how to build and test a chatbot for your WhatsApp channel. With Landbot, you don’t need an official WhatsApp Business API account to build and test your bot. All you need is a free Landbot account and a phone number linked to WhatsApp.

The visual builder of Landbot makes it simple to create a chatbot from scratch or with the use of a ready-to-use template. For the purpose of this video, we’ll use a template to quickly build a chatbot that registers visitors for a New Year’s Eve party in Berlin. With the use of drag-and-drop blocks and the visual builder, you can easily customize your chatbot’s flow and conversation.In addition to customization, Landbot also offers a range of power-ups and blocks that boost the interactivity and personalization of your WhatsApp bot. In this video, we’ll demonstrate how to add reply buttons to enhance the user experience.

Once you’ve created and customized your chatbot, it’s time to test it on WhatsApp. Linking your bot with a testing channel is as simple as adding a channel name and phone number. You can then scan the QR code with your phone or use WhatsApp Web on your computer to access the Landbot testing environment.In the analyze section of your chatbot, you’ll be able to see all the user data that was captured, as well as the chat metrics. This information can be exported as a CSV file or sent directly to other applications through native integrations or webhooks.

In conclusion, with this quick video, you’ll be able to create and test your own WhatsApp chatbot with ease using Landbot. The complexity and length of your chatbot will depend on your use case and how you wish to communicate with your users. Remember to subscribe to keep up-to-date with all the latest content and tips on chatbot building!

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  • Build a WhatsApp chatbot
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  • Build a WhatsApp chatbot
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