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Telegram Bot API

HTTP-based interface created for developers keen on building bots for Telegram
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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.
Telegram Bot API is a tool in the Chatbot Platforms & Tools category of a tech stack.

Who uses Telegram Bot API?

51 companies reportedly use Telegram Bot API in their tech stacks, including Superchat, Digital Services, and QIWI.

249 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Telegram Bot API.

Telegram Bot API Integrations

Crisp,, Azure Bot Service, Chatfuel, and are some of the popular tools that integrate with Telegram Bot API. Here's a list of all 11 tools that integrate with Telegram Bot API.
Pros of Telegram Bot API
Integrating with other services
Getting customized notifications and news
Creating custom tools like GitHub bot
Easy setup
Great documentation which is easily understandable
Creating private/public bots
Easily manageable
Decisions about Telegram Bot API

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Telegram Bot API in their tech stack.

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Hello, I want to implement a Telegram channel in my SAAS Application. Which API should I choose, Telegram API or Telegram Bot API??

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Telegram Bot API Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Telegram Bot API?
Telegram API
This API allows you to build your own customized Telegram clients. It is 100% open for all developers who wish to create Telegram applications on our platform.
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.
Messenger Platform
With bots and live-messaging tools, you can create a custom experience for your unique audience.
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Telegram Bot API's Followers
271 developers follow Telegram Bot API to keep up with related blogs and decisions.