CategoryChatbot Analysis

3 Questions to ask when someone says their Chatbot is “AI-Powered”.

In a Narrative Science Report released in 2017, 61% of businesses said they’ve implemented AI in some capacity. That’s up from just 38% in 2016. It’s 2020 now and I’m entirely certain that self-proclaimed number is now closer to ~80%. Catchy headlines like these make it easy to wonder if your enterprise firm is doing enough to keep up with the competition. But how do you...

10 Things a CMO should consider before choosing a Chatbot

With over 80% of all enterprises looking to implement a chatbot by 2020, as a CMO you’ve undoubtedly seen a handful of proposals floated to you. You’ve probably seen a few competitors use chatbots or have had a few peers rave about the tech behind it. But should your brand even use a chatbot? And if you’re going to, what do you consider before tying yourself to one?  Let’s...

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

The response to the article was overwhelming. It was one of our most popular pieces and a lot of people reached out hoping to have their apps added to the list. So, in the spirit of the New Year, this year we’re doing it bigger and better. With over 20+ apps, in 5+ categories, we’re going to talk about some of the must-have AI-powered Chatbot Apps for 2019. But before we start...

The Best Open Source Chatbot Platforms in 2020

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“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 software has given us some real jewels over the years. Mozilla Firefox, Linux, WordPress, VLC, Apache, LaTex and Ubuntu are just some of the few standouts. And as the movement spreads...

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...