I have been receiving many requests for a plugin for WordPress which integrates with API.AI. It looks like someone has released one recently. (affiliate link) If you would like me to review the plugin, please leave a comment below with a specific question about what you would like to know.
Recently, API.AI revamped their documentation quite significantly. In the process, there has been a clear move towards favoring the Google Cloud over Heroku. This is understandable, considering Google acquired API.AI recently. 😉 In the process though, the API.AI developer community is now required to go through a much more challenging initiation to webhooks, and I […]
This is intended to be a high level review of Amir Shevat’s new book “Designing Bots”. * Comprehensive First of all, this is a truly comprehensive book. Check out the table of contents: It would be hard to find another book about chatbots covering so many topics. Hype free Amir does not make false promises […]
Did you know that the API.AI context can be used like a dictionary object which can hold a set of key-value pairs? You can use this feature to refer to the value of an entity which was used in previous intents. Let us take a look at an example. Periodic Table Bot The periodic Table […]
How well do you know your API.AI contexts? Watch this video and find out! (I think you might find a surprising thing or two) Sorry about the poor audio. I am still learning how to do this. 🙁 Learn about – What happens when multiple input contexts are set for a single intent? – What […]