CategoryChatbot Analysis

Conversational UX: The Future of UX for Chatbots in 2019

As businesses moved online to websites and apps, UX and UI designers became some of the most coveted workforce assets in the market. A great UX designer, and conversely a great UX for your website, meant better engagement, higher conversions, more leads, and hopefully, more sales. And in a crowded field (1.6 billion websites and 4 million apps), standing out from the pack matters. For companies...

The 7 Definitive AI Chatbot Trends, Predictions and Expectations for 2019

Last year, we published The 7 Chatbot Marketing Trends for 2018. We were 7 for 7 in it, so we figured we’d stare into our looking glass again and give it another shot. 2018 was a great year for conversational automation at large. From Google’s jaw-dropping demo of Duplex, to virtual assistants like Alexa crawling their way into nearly half of all US households. The average chatbot today is...

Why your Landing Page needs a Chatbot today.

What is a Landing Page? A well-designed landing page is a must for any business. Instead of sending them to your general website (where the might have trouble finding what they’re looking for), you can steer them to a special page that steers them in exactly the direction you want them to take. Much like other tools you have in your marketing arsenal, landing pages need goals. To design...

The Best Chatbot Apps in 2019 – Top 20 Chatbot Apps powered by AI

We're conducting a Webinar on WhatsApp chatbots! Learn how you can get 95% open rates, 100% deliverability and 3x the conversions from typical channels. To register, join us here. Last year, we published The Best Chatbot Apps – Top 5 Apps Powered by AI. It was a lot of fun for us to write and research, and our readers agreed. This article talks about the best 20 Chatbot Apps for 2019. The...

The Best Open Source Chatbot Platforms in 2019

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We're conducting a Webinar on WhatsApp Chatbots! Learn how you can get 95% open rates, 100% deliverability and 3x the conversions from typical channels. To register, join us here. “Open Source” is one of those transcendental phrases that would’ve never been possible without the internet. Kind of like the statement, “Nyan Cat is a cultural revolution”. Open-source...

Shopify Chatbot

What is a Shopify Chatbot? Whether you sell online, on social media, in-store, or out of the trunk of your car, Shopify has you covered. And regardless of how you sell what you sell, Verloop has you covered. Conversationally. Definition: a computer program designed to simulate a conversation with human users, over the Internet. In this case, over your website, social media platform or messaging...

Real Estate Chatbot: The Ultimate Guide

Real Estate the world over is booming. From downtown L.A., to the suburbs of South India, we’re seeing the real estate market growing in shape and size. This confidence has been fueled by globally low-interest rates, improving job markets worldwide, rising consumer confidence and growing interest from foreign buyers. Chances are, you’re reading this to understand how a chatbot could...

Stranger Chat – How to make your Bot more Natural

Context is one of the most important facets of a holistic conversation. In conversations between grown adults you often see context at work. You see it in how they weave their words, how they present themselves and how they absorb information. Politicians often speak in sound bites, because what they say is reported in sound bites. By eliminating context, they keep their answers consistent and...

Social Media is dead. What’s resuscitating it?

We are part of the next great social transition. As the world moved online, we heralded Social Media as the definitive wave, the war cry of a generation, the way we’d live life for another two decades. So much so that we mocked, when in 2014 Facebook bought that pudgy little featureless messaging service called Whatsapp for $19 billion. $19 billion meant that Facebook valued the 55-employee...

The Five Types of Chatbots.

George Henry Lewis once said, “Science is the systematic classification of experience.” Only things that can be classified and codified are allowed to enter our realm of understanding and acceptance. And given the divide between whether 2018 will be the next reckoning or the death of chatbots as an entity, we take a much more moderate stance; Chatbots are now a part of our lives. So in order to...