July 1, 2020
- Added Conversation Tests - script out important interactions and prove that they continue to work as you expand your bot.
August 27, 2018
- Command Center is now Dexter Relay! Try out our new and improved integration for sending user conversations to your Slack team.
July 2, 2018
June 20, 2018
June 7, 2018
May 9, 2018
May 7, 2018
March 30, 2018
- Have your bot send a typing indicator to simulate typing...
- Did you know that you can search and replace from within the Edit tab? Try pressing
ctrl+f within the editor!
March 26, 2018
- BREAKING CHANGE: Every time you publish a bot,
! var values set in any topic will overwrite any previous values.
- Updated the bot variable docs to reflect this breaking change and to clarify the different methods of updating bot variable values
March 12, 2018
- Snippets have arrived! Plug these bite-size scripts into your bot and take them to the next-level. Find them on the Snippets section in Walkthroughs
- Don't want your users to see errors on the platform? Now you can with Hide Errors Mode on Dexter.
- Our web embed now supports ^audio(), ^video(), and ^file() shortcodes.
- Are you a Dexter pro? Refresh your Dexter concepts in our Order of Operations guide.
February 22, 2018
January 18, 2018
- A guide to including Messenger webviews for your Dexter bot
- A big day for your bot analytics:
December 18, 2017
December 1, 2017
November 16, 2017
October 19, 2017
October 18, 2017
- Have your bot send a delayed reminder to a user at a later time using our new beta ^reminder() shortcode and cancel it with the ^reminderCancel() shortcode.
- A few new namespace variables to help you get to know your Facebook users: gender, locale, and timezone
- A new welcome addition to the Javascipt libraries available through macros: moment.js
September 26, 2017
- Is this a hot dog or not a hot dog? Explore our fun Not Hot Dog bot we made using Algorithmia apis.
- We've added a lot of fun new platform-specific goodies that you can use to customize your bot!
- There's a new way of accessing data that comes back from a
$ HTTP request! Check it out here.
August 24, 2017
- Search through your bot's message logs with this nifty guide.
July 31, 2017
July 19, 2017
June 19, 2017
June 6, 2017
- Documented the nodelay option for
- Surface the original user input before it hits a trigger with
May 19, 2017
April 25, 2017
April 6, 2017
April 4, 2017
March 10, 2017
- Launched new bot-building platform.