First Things First

If you are completely new to Dexter and have not read our Quick Start guide yet, please do that first.

There you will learn that the most basic way to tell your bot how to interact with the outside world is by writing a trigger and response pair:

+ hello
- it's me

When your bot receives an incoming message of hello, it will respond with it's me.

Continue with our detailed guide to learn more about triggers, responses, topics, and testing.