Getting started

Want to create an in-app voice 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 voice assistant project, test the dialog and customize your voice assistant.

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2. Write a voice script

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

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3. Integrate a voice assistant with your app

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

Javascript
React
Angular
Vue.js
Ember

Electron
Swift
Objective-C
Kotlin
Java

Ionic
Apache Cordova
Flutter
React Native
Microsoft Power Apps

To build a multimodal UX with voice 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 voice assistant effectiveness

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Still have questions?

Try additional materials and helpful resources:

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FAQ

Find answers to the most common questions that you may have when building a voice assistant with Alan.

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How-tos

Learn how to implement specific pieces of functionality and follow common scenarios with Alan.

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Tutorials

Follow our tutorials to get to know how to use the Alan Platform to build VUX for different platforms.

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Slack community

Join the Alan Slack community for support, latest news and information about coming events.

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YouTube channel

Watch Alan’s videos: voice assistant implementation scenarios, code-along videos, webinars and much more!

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Alan blog

Read the latest articles on voice technologies and user experience by Alan AI!

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