TU3.13: Google Chat tips from GDEs Laura Taylor and Denis Valášek

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Show Notes

Broadcast Date: 08 April 2021

Guests: Laura Taylor – Google Workspace Consultant tech-streams.com and Denis Valášek - Co-founder yadada.app and GUG.cz Organizer

In this episode of Totally Unscripted we are joined by Google Developers Experts Laura Taylor and Denis Valášek to talk about Google Chat and opportunities to develop Google Chat bots and conversational interfaces with Google Dialogflow. We'll cover everything that you need to know to get started, opportunities and pitfalls.


Show contents:

02:58​ - Intros to Laura Taylor and Denis Valášek

07:35​ - Getting started with Google Chat (bot|app) development

12:14​ - Highlighting slash commands and opportunities around conversational development tools (Dialogflow)

18:38​ - The Bot|App naming discussion and helping users become comfortable with automated help

32:00​ - Best practices and resources for designing conversational interfaces

34:54​ - Google Chat card design tips

40:45​ - Discussion around monitization

43:30​ - The Google Chat development curve

53:27​ - Opportunities to connect Google Chat with 3rd party services