Messenger Platform vs Telegram Bot API

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Messenger Platform vs Telegram Bot API: What are the differences?

What is Messenger Platform? Tools to help you build your bot and reach 900 million people around the world. With bots and live-messaging tools, you can create a custom experience for your unique audience.

What is Telegram Bot API? HTTP-based interface created for developers keen on building bots for Telegram. Bots are third-party applications that run inside Telegram. Users can interact with bots by sending them messages, commands and inline requests. You control your bots using HTTPS requests to our bot API.

Messenger Platform and Telegram Bot API can be categorized as "Chatbot Platforms &" tools.

According to the StackShare community, Telegram Bot API has a broader approval, being mentioned in 21 company stacks & 25 developers stacks; compared to Messenger Platform, which is listed in 18 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.

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Pros of Messenger Platform
Pros of Telegram Bot API
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    Clean and Simple Communication
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    Integrating with other services
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    Getting customized notifications and news
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    Creating custom tools like GitHub bot
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    Creating private/public bots
  • 4
    Easy setup
  • 4
    Great documentation which is easily understandable
  • 1
    Easily manageable

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What is Messenger Platform?

With bots and live-messaging tools, you can create a custom experience for your unique audience.

What is Telegram Bot API?

Bots are third-party applications that run inside Telegram. Users can interact with bots by sending them messages, commands and inline requests. You control your bots using HTTPS requests to our bot API.

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What are some alternatives to Messenger Platform and Telegram Bot API?
Dialogflow
Give users new ways to interact with your product by building engaging voice and text-based conversational apps.
Microsoft Bot Framework
The Microsoft Bot Framework provides just what you need to build and connect intelligent bots that interact naturally wherever your users are talking, from text/sms to Skype, Slack, Office 365 mail and other popular services.
IBM Watson
It combines artificial intelligence (AI) and sophisticated analytical software for optimal performance as a "question answering" machine.
Amazon Lex
Lex provides the advanced deep learning functionalities of automatic speech recognition (ASR) for converting speech to text, and natural language understanding (NLU) to recognize the intent of the text, to enable you to build applications with highly engaging user experiences and lifelike conversational interactions.
Botpress
Botpress is an open-source bot creation tool written in TypeScript. It is powered by a rich set of open-source modules built by the community. We like to say that Botpress is like the WordPress of bots; anyone can create and reuse other peo
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