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Edit Writing

All the juicy details of writing your dialogue and directions.

Dialogue Basics

First Things First
Triggers NEW!
Responses
Commenting
Topics
Testing
Publishing

Bot Directions

What Are Directions?
Sending Multiple Messages
Not Responding
Delaying Responses
Getting & Setting Data

Enhancing

Discover ways to make your bot more engaging.

Using Shortcodes

What Are Shortcodes?
^image()
^audio()
^video()
^file()
^buttons() NEW!
^link()
^validateText()
^getRSSFeed()
^template() NEW!
^fbLocationPrompt()
^unsubscribe()

Best Practices & Advanced

Best Practices
HTTP Requests
Debugging Errors
Human Intervention
Incoming Media
JavaScript
Namespace Variables
Facebook Referral Callbacks
More Resources

Launch-Platforms Deploying

Learn about how and where your users will talk with your bots.

Overview

Facebook

Slack NEW!

SMS / Twilio

Twitter

Broadcast Broadcasting

Send alerts from your bot to your users.

Sending Your First Broadcast

Broadcast Segmentation

Managing Unsubscribes

Advanced

Explore how Dexter offerings can help you run your business.

Command Center

Integrations

Templates Walkthroughs

Make your own themed bots.

Character Bot

Customer Service (FAQ) Bot

Quiz Bot

Onboarding Bot