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Want to create a voice and text virtual assistant?
Follow the steps below to get started with the Alan Platform.

1. Create an Alan Studio account

Sign up for Alan Studio, Alan’s web-based IDE, to create a virtual assistant project, test the dialog and customize your assistant.

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2. Write a dialog script

In Alan Studio, write a dialog script. Dialog scripts describe the structure of the dialog with the user, or the expected conversation scenario.

Get started swiftly:

  • Go to Dialog script concepts to learn what Alan’s functionality you can use to create a dialog script.

  • Check out Example scripts in Alan Studio to see how dialog scripts can be organized.

3. Integrate a virtual assistant with your app

Alan offers SDKs for different platforms to embed a virtual assistant to your app. Select your platform to learn about integration details. Upon integration, you’ll see a small draggable button on top of the app’s UI.


Apache Cordova
React Native

To build a multimodal UX with voice and text commands working in sync with the app’s visuals, use Alan Client API methods and Alan handlers.

4. Analyze and iterate

Alan provides you with advanced conversational analytics and success metrics through its Logs and Analytics View. Use these tools to:

  • Gain insight into the users’ experience

  • Analyze their behavior and flows

  • Identify unhandled requests

  • Optimize the virtual assistant effectiveness


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