What is Mobile Monkey
howdy chatbots fans and welcome back in this section, we're finally going to start talking about mobile monkey, the software we're going to be using to build our chatbots from here on out in the course. It's going to be primarily step by step building bots, bots, strategies, understanding the structure of a bot and there's gonna be a lot of information. So I'm gonna try to structure each individual lecture to be as contained as possible for a very specific thing. So some lecturers might be a little bit longer, some lectures might be very short, but it's structured that way to allow you to skip around and to go back and review the specific things that you might need help with. So let's talk about getting started with mobile monkey. What is mobile monkey? Um in its simplest way to explain it, it's a visual chat bot builder and it's the best visual chatbot builder for facebook messenger bots in the world right now, there aren't even that many different options that you have available to b...
uild chatbots in a visual way, because this is relatively new and this software is highly, highly complex. Mobile monkey is the simplest and easiest way to build very, very complicated, very sophisticated bots. And it also includes lots of different features um that allow you to build drip campaigns and and run chat blasts and measure audience analytics and we're gonna talk about all those things. So mobile monkey, as you know, was founded by my friend Larry, kim very recently, Larry was the Ceo and founder of Word Stream, which was a big PPC software company that he sold for over $150 million. And he's now fully invested in the future of facebook messenger bots and bringing the ability to create bots without writing any code to the masses. Like I said, Mobile Monkey allows us to build software that not only helps us build the bots from start to finish, but also to create drip campaigns through bots, facebook chat blasts, landing pages, audience analytics and a whole lot more audience segmentation is another really big feature that allows us to use custom variables and custom characteristics that we're going to collect from our different lead magnets and we'll talk about what lead magnets are and then tailor our marketing messages to specific audience. And in previous lectures we went through a few different examples of what things like that would look like. You have the ability through Mobile Monkey to create multi user accounts for agencies. Um you have the ability to connect multiple facebook pages, you could send data the third party services through mobile monkey connections. So if you're running webinars like um and you're using go to webinar or zoom or you want to send data to a google sheet or you want to send data to your hubspot crm or any other crm, all that stuff is very easy to do again without writing any code directly from within the Mobile Monkey interface. Most importantly, Mobile Monkey is just getting started as we see from our customers, what features are needed, What features should be added. Mobile monkey is investing heavily in adding those features and making their dashboard and making um the functionality of their software much more feature rich and much more sophisticated over time. How much does mobile monkey cost Off the bat? Mobile monkey is 100% free to use their free plan has a ton of features. It allows you to build your bots completely start to finish very sophisticated and there's nothing that we're going to do in terms of boat building that you can't accomplish with the absolute free plan. The pro version is where we get into things like um drip campaigns scheduled blast some of things like that. A lot of you will want to have that functionality, some of you will not. The pro plan. Um and and also the pro plan gives you higher contact. Here's the pro plan is $49 a month. First I want to let you know, I don't get paid um I don't get paid any commissions when you sign up for a mobile monkey at all. Um I'm invested personally in this business in mobile in mobile monkey and I believe in it 100 in the next lecture. I'm gonna walk you through going to mobile monkey and signing up for account. Thanks for taking the ride with me so far. I hope things are starting to get really exciting for you and I'll see you guys in a few seconds in the very next lecture.