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Build Your Own Chatbot

Learn how to build chatbots without having to write any code by leveraging Watson Assistant. Then deploy your chatbot to a real site in less than five minutes.

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Chatbot

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At a Glance

Learn how to build chatbots without having to write any code by leveraging Watson Assistant. Then deploy your chatbot to a real site in less than five minutes.

About This Course

This chatbot course provides a practical introduction that will teach you everything you need to know to plan, build, and deploy your first chatbot. Leveraging the cognitive computing power of Watson Assistant, you will be able to design your own chatbot without the need to write any code. You'll also learn how to quickly deploy your chatbot on WordPress-based sites. If you want to learn how to create virtual assistants — and perhaps create one for your own business — this free chatbot course is for you.

Course Syllabus

Module 1 - Introduction to Chatbots
  • What are chatbots?
  • Chatbots are trending
  • Leader in the Industry
  • Lab 1: Create an instance of Watson Assistant
  • Quizzes

Module 2: Working with Intents
  • How chatbots work
  • Understanding Intents
  • Lab 2: Create Dialog Skill and Intents
  • Lab 3: Import Intents
  • Quizzes
Module 3: Working with Entities
  • Understanding Entities
  • Lab 4: Create Entities
  • Lab 5: Import and Export Entities
  • Quizzes
Module 4: Defining the Dialog
  • Putting it all together
  • Building user-friendly chatbots
  • Lab 6: Implement the Dialog
  • Lab 7: Define Domain-Specific Intents
  • Quizzes
Module 5: Deploying your Chatbot
  • Deploying to a WordPress site
  • Lab 8 - Add a preview and retrieve your credentials
  • Lab 9: Deploy your Chatbot
  • Quizzes
Module 6: Advanced concepts – Part 1
  • Working with Context Variables and Slots
  • Lab 10: Explore Context Variables
  • Lab 11: Master Slots
  • Quizzes
Module 7: Advanced concepts – Part 2
  • Understanding Digressions
  • Lab 12: Enable Digressions
  • Lab 13: Get to know the Analytics tab
  • Lab 14: Create your own Chatbot
  • Watson Assistant in the Private Cloud
  • Quizzes
Summary
  • Conclusion
  • IBM Offer for Chatbot makers
  • Final Exam

Recommended skills prior to taking this course

  • None

Grading scheme

  • The minimum passing mark for the course is 70%, where the review questions are worth 50% and the final exam is worth 50% of the course mark.

Requirements

None

Course Staff

Antonio Cangiano

Antonio is a Software Developer and Technical Evangelist with IBM. A published author with Wrox and The Pragmatic Bookshelf, he enjoys web programming, cutting edge technologies, and technical marketing. He is the Chief Cognitive Computing Evangelist for Cognitive Class.

Estimated Effort

4 hours

Level

Beginner

Language

English

Audience

Anyone interested in building chatbots.

Course Level

Beginner

Language

English

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