Workarounds and How To's

Building Tips & How to's

Find here suggestions and tricks to build more complex bots or to improve your flow! Learn how to bring your bot to the next level!

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13 articles by 4 authors

Workarounds & Codes

The power of Landbot relies on its flexibility: learn how to 'hack' the app to boost its functionalities with these handy workarounds.

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24 articles by 5 authors

Embed Google Maps

We can display any predefined address using the Google Maps iframe, for example, we can show our business address. Note: This workaraound won't work when the address is an input from the user. Go to…

Updated 8 months ago by Ana

Detect if bot was opened

Sometimes we may want to detect if the chatbot was opened, even if the client didn't interact This will give us some insight into how many users start to interact and don't complete the interaction I…

Updated 7 months ago by Abby

Launching a bot depending on browser language

We know how important it is to provide personalized customer service, which is why we have created this workaround to display a bot based on the language of the user's browser. You need to create a b…

Sofia Teran
Updated 7 months ago by Sofia Teran

How to set up questions with a countdown

In this example, we will show a way to build a custom countdown timer to let the user answer in 5 seconds, if once those 5 seconds had finished and there user didn't input and send the question, the bot will continue to the next question.

Pau Sanchez
Updated 7 months ago by Pau Sanchez

Creating Masks for User Input (2 examples)

In this article we are going to provide 2 examples on applying masks to user's input, when we want them formatted a certain way. Date Format. Add a code block before the Text Block with the following…

Cesar Banchio
Updated 4 days ago by Cesar Banchio

Set a timer to get the time spent during the flow

We know how important might be to know the time your users spent completing the bot, so we decided to create this workaround⏱ Here's how the builder will look: After the Welcome message block, add a…

Updated 8 months ago by Dilyara