Making image, video, file & audio blocks for your chatbot

Written by usamanoman
Posted On Nov, 28, 2016
Media blocks are pre-made patterns which include various details for any process. Botsify lets you create customized media blocks for your chatbot in a few easy clicks. In this tutorial, we will guide you through creating a “Button block". Following it you will also learn about making “Image Blocks”, “Video Blocks”, “File Blocks” and “Audio Blocks”.

Log into your account on Botsify and from the dashboard select the chatbot for which you want to create a “Button” block.



Select the "Media Block" option from the left navigation menu



If you don't have any previously created media blocks, you will see a “Create A Block” button that appears in the middle of the screen. Otherwise you will see a list of all your media blocks.



Image Block:
Select “Image Block” at the top right from the options that appear on the newly loaded page.



An option named “Image” will now be available for you to customize including naming options and a sample media block on the right. You can upload the content directly or put a link for the file to use here.

You can now create an “Image Block”. When you are done with the media block, click on the “Create” option on the top-right panel or you could click on the “Save and Exit” option right next to it, to save your media block for further working.



Video Block


Select “Video Block” on the bottom left from the options that appear on the newly loaded page.



An option named “Link” will now be available for you to customize including naming options and a sample media block on the right. You can upload the content directly or put a link for the file to use here.

You can now create a “Video Block”. When you are done with the media block, click on the “Create” option on the top-right panel or you could click on the “Save and Exit” option right next to it, to save your media block for further working.



File Block


Select “File Block” in the middle of the bottom row from the options that appear on the newly loaded page.



An option named “Link” will now be available for you to customize including naming options and a sample media block on the right. You can upload the content directly or put a link for the file to use here.

You can now create a “File Block”. When you are done with the media block, click on the “Create” option on the top-right panel or you could click on the “Save and Exit” option right next to it, to save your media block for further working.



Audio Block


Select “Audio Block” on the bottom right from the options that appear on the newly loaded page.



An option named “Link” will now be available for you to customize including naming options and a sample media block on the right. You can upload the content directly or put a link for the file to use here.

You can now create an “Audio Block”. When you are done with the media block, click on the “Create” option on the top-right panel or you could click on the “Save and Exit” option right next to it, to save your media block for further working.