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Getting Start Guide


October 13, 2018

Getting Free Virtual Mobile Number for WhatsApp

Getting Free Virtual Mobile Number for WhatsApp In this article we will explain how to get virtual mobile numbers or real SIM Card to configure whatsapp personal or business. Please note this service is not provided by Picky Assist and we dont have any association with the companies, we dont provide any support about this

September 28, 2018

Guidelines to broadcast messages to WhatsApp 

Guidelines to broadcast messages to WhatsApp Using Picky Assist Broadcaster Service Please follow the below guidelines while using the broadcaster feature of picky assist to ensure that you will not get blocked by WhatsApp. OPT-IN Send messages only to contacts who are OPT-IN to receive messages from you / your business , build a Subscription

September 22, 2018

Sample Broadcast API Code in PHP

Sample Broadcast API Code in PHP Below is the sample broadcast API code is PHP, please replace the JSON data with your own data and submit

 

September 22, 2018

Picky Assist Partner Program

Picky Assist Partner Program At Picky Assist we believe in building great communication products and solutions for all the industries around the globe, we are a group of hardcore professionals having 13+ years of solid expertise in Chat Bot, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Advance Robotics, Internet of Things (IOT), Web & Mobile Technologies. Founded in

September 22, 2018

WhatsApp Official Business API Vs Picky Assist

WhatsApp Official Business API Vs Picky Assist Solution- Advantages & Disadvantages Lets make the Advantages and Disadvantages very clear to our beloved customers, we believe in providing solutions so keep the disadvantages in mind while using our WhatsApp Automation and make sure the disadvantages dont affect you/clients business. Please note we support Integration of Official

August 7, 2018

Official WhatsApp Business API  A Quick Overview of API & How it Works

Official WhatsApp Business API - A Quick Overview of API & How it Works After the massive acquisition of Whatsapp by Facebook in 2014 for $19 billion now its time to show their stakeholders how facebook going to make money using Whatsapp Business Solutions. Few months back WhatsApp had launched a separate application called WhatsApp business in few countries

June 9, 2018

Sample Parrot Chat Bot in Core PHP

Sample Parrot Chat Bot Source Code & Example in Core PHP Below is a sample parrot chat bot source code written in Core PHP , it do the following actions when receiving a messages from a whatsapp number Extract the messages from the webhook. Construct a reply with current date and message then sends back

June 8, 2018

Sample Parrot Bot using Node.js with an Express server

Sample Parrot Bot using Node.js with an Express server Here it goes the example of how to implement a very simple “parrot” bot (that replies exactly what has been said to it) using Node.js with an Express server: The below sample code is shared by one of the picky assist customer based in Chile. We are

May 28, 2018

Using Whatsapp Officially API / Intent to Construct A Message

Using Whatsapp Officially API / Intent to Construct A Message with predefined Number & Message Whatsapp having a very basic official API / Intent for developers to integrate with their Website or Mobile Application in order to avoid typing the message or selecting the contact manually for whatsapp users. How it Works Whenever you want

May 28, 2018

Whatsapp Business API for Sending & Receiving Messages

We have been seeing many developers are actively searching for an API for WhatsApp especially those who are engaged in creating chat bots and other interactive application for their clients or companies but unfortunately  WhatsApp officially dont have an API for developers, they want to keep their messaging platform spam and cluttered free, however after

May 23, 2018

Picky Assist Sample Code for Sending & Receiving Messages 

Picky Assist Sample Code in Different Programming Languages for reference Below are the sample code for different programming languages for developers reference , please note we highly recommend to use POST method to extract data from the webhook, if you want to reply to the incoming messages then you must give reply in JSON format.

May 22, 2018

Creating a Project & Getting Licensing Key

Creating a Project Project helps you to organise your clients or devices effectively , to get started with Picky Assist you must have an active project , in this article we will explain  how to Create a Project and get license key. Login to Picky Assist Console – Click the “Create New Project” from the left

New Features


October 12, 2018

Introducing Remote Device Management

Introducing Remote Device Management Now you can view and manage the picky assist mobile app remotely using our web console  for unattended devices, you can get following informations from Settings -> Device On clicking the sync (refresh) icon you can fetch the current status of your phone Battery Percentage : Percentage of battery remaining Charging

October 10, 2018

Introducing Media File Sharing in Smart Replies

Introducing Media File Sharing in Smart Replies Now you can give reply with media files using smart replies , you can simply attach the media file against your reply and same will be send to the customer. Please note there will be some delay to send media files – it wont be fast as sending

September 17, 2018

Introducing Smart Replies & Broadcaster

Introducing Smart Replies & Broadcaster After many months of extensive research and development we are very much excited to launch the closed beta version of the much awaited two features of Picky Assist Broadcast API & Platform Send single, bulk and dynamic whatsapp messages right from your application / server using our JSON API’s or

Support


October 10, 2018

Most Frequent Troubleshooting FAQ – API Token / Webhook

Most Frequent Troubleshooting FAQ – API Token / Webhook In this article we will show the most frequent asked troubleshooting questions and its solutions Useful Links Webhook Location -> Settings -> Webhook -> Configure URL API Token Location -> Settings -> API Tokens API Documentation :  http://pickyassist.com/app/downloads/Picky-Assist-Broadcaster-API-Documentation.pdf API Test URL : https://pickyassist.com/app/api/v1/api_test Configuring Webhooks : https://pickyassist.com/support/configuring-webhooks/ JSON

Use Cases


July 28, 2018

Chatbot Usecase for Laundry Business

Chatbot Use Case for Laundry Business 2 months ago we had delivered a WhatsApp and Messenger chatbot for a Laundry having 128 outlets and today we are happy to share the usecase on how our customer saves $19,320 a year with 20% increase in sales and 30% increase in customer satisfaction all with a 50%

June 29, 2018

Chatbot Use Case in Education Industry

Chatbot Use Case in Education Industry Last week one of our customer approaches from a middle east country and demanded a chatbot for publishing their college annual result and conduct frequent evaluations tests through Facebook Messenger & Whatsapp. We have delivered the solution to our client considering the client privacy we could not disclose the

June 29, 2018

Gadget Search Chatbot with Google Sheets

Gadget & Home Appliance Chatbot integrated with Google Sheets This is a demo WhatsApp and Facebook messenger chatbot integrated with Google sheets This chatbot help customers to check price and offers for mobile phones, laptop and Home appliances This chatbots also provides features and technical specifications about a specific product, we have implemented Artificial Intelligence

June 13, 2018

Chatbot Use Case in Hospitality Industry

Chatbot Use Case in Hospitality Industry This article explains different use cases of chatbot in the hospitality industry; A Well trained chatbot can replace human agents to provide 24 x 7 assistance over any messaging application like Facebook Messenger, Whatsapp Personal & Business, Skype, Telegraph etc , Customers don’t need to install any 3rd party

June 12, 2018

Demo Chatbot Made with Picky Assist for Automobile Industry

Demo Chatbot Made with Picky Assist for Automobile Industry This is a demo chat bot made with Picky Assist API’s for automobile industries this chatbot can provide basic informations about a car model, capture customer email address, capture whether the customer required finance or not , schedule a test drive etc To get started with

June 12, 2018

Integrating Picky Assist with Google Sheet – Exam Result Publishing LIVE Demo

Integrating Picky Assist with Google Sheet – Exam Result Publishing LIVE Demo In this use case we will demonstrate how to fetch data from a Google sheet and provides dynamic reply to the Sender and store the conversation details into the same google spreadsheet. To make this demonstration more practical we can say that the

May 28, 2018

Signup User Verification Forget Password Newsletter Subscriptions through Picky Assist Using Whatsapp

Lets discuss how picky assist can helps a developer to build Signup , User Verification, Forget Password, Newsletter, Subscriptions through Whatsapp easily; Signup  Avoid lengthly forms and get more signups , tell your customers to simply send a message to your whatsapp number  as below SIGNUP <space> Name <space> Email <space> Password <space>Country If you