Botpress is an open-source all-in-one bot creation platform that provides all the tools you need to build, debug and deploy AI-based conversational assistants. Built-in channels include:
Botpress can be easily deployed on DigitalOcean as a 1-Click App here.
Botpress can also be deployed for free on Heroku. However, this is not the most optimal botpress experience, you may want to host your own language server
You can download the binaries here.
Prerequisites: Node 10.11 (you can use nvm) and Yarn.
yarnto fetch node packages.
yarn buildto build the core, the UI and the modules.
yarn startto start the server.
If you encounter errors when building modules (timeout, random errors, etc), try the following:
yarn && yarn build
Here are some of the many ways to contribute.
For starters, there are some open issues with the [first good issue][starter-label] tag which are ideal for starting to contribute. They are all relatively easy to get started with.
Contributions to Botpress will be dual-licensed under AGPLv3 and the Botpress Proprietary License. This means that all contributors need to agree to the dual-license before their contributions can be accepted.
By default, any bot created with Botpress is licensed under AGPLv3, but you may change to the Botpress License from within your bot's web interface in a few clicks.
For more information about how the dual-license works and why it works that way, please see the FAQS.
Botpress Partners is a list of agencies who can help you build your next conversational assistant.Agency Name Location Okam Montreal, Canada Lampyon Toronto, Canada & Budapest, Hungary Smile Asnières-sur-Seine, France ZeroBulb Kerala, India Tasqat Dubai, United Arab Emirates Creative Melon Johannesburg, South Africa PaperGo Patras, Greece BotArtisanz Kerala, India DevSamurai Tokyo, Japan
If you are an agency and would like to be on this list, please clone the repository & add your agency to the list in the README.md. Then, you can create a pull request on the repository and we'll make sure to review and merge your PR swiftly.