Building Tips & How to's

How to build an event registration Landbot (to be used in one screen by many attendees)

There are many occasions when we want to store information from the attendees of your events, or register them in your database to use the information later on. But we don't want to blast the people…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 6 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to display images with a variable url source

Let's say we have a catalog of products or different properties that we want to show to our customers. Every product or property has it's own picture. Building a bot with a flow for every single elem…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 6 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to set the flow according to Open/Closed Business Hours

Do you want to direct your visitors to a determined flow according to the day and time they access the bot? Don't worry, we've got your back 😉 Import into your bot our Ready-to-use Brick, called Busi…

Rafaela Basso
Updated 1 year ago by Rafaela Basso

How to set up Multiple Choice questions

Want to allow your users to choose more than one option at the same time, using a Multiple choice buttons? The Multiple choice option is available inside the Buttons block , but the block behaves a b…

Rafaela Basso
Updated 1 week ago by Rafaela Basso

How to open new a URL in another tab (window)

For Landbot (web). Would you like to send the users to another URL, opening a new tab (window) without closing the bot? Check out this article to see how to do this 😉 Clicking on a button from a Butt…

Rafaela Basso
Updated 2 months ago by Rafaela Basso

How to ask a question based on a variable not being set (empty url params) (v3)

Sometimes, we send users to our bots, and using the Hidden Fields functionality, that reads variables in the url, we can populate with values many variables in our bot, without needing to ask the use…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 2 years ago by Pau Sanchez

How to redirect visitors to another URL in the same tab (Landbot URL / not embedded)

For Landbtot 3 and 2. There are moments when we want to redirect visitors to another URL in our website, for example to let them find out a help article or a product that we want to recommend. To do…

Rafaela Basso
Updated 2 months ago by Rafaela Basso

How to redirect user to another url in your site with Livechat open to continue conversation

There are cases where we want to make a conversation across all our site, and guide the user during the whole experience or maybe point them to the right direction and offer them still some sort of s…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 5 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to avoid visitors selecting specific days of the week

Sometimes we might want to don't allow users to select specific days of the Week. Currently the Calendar question you cannot block specific days, so the user can select any of the days. Here is a sol…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 1 year ago by Pau Sanchez

How to let user select a time of booking (with a minimum 45 minutes notice)

This is a specific case in which a user might want to offer users time to book a specific time, but having control over the possible delivery times. In this example we will work under the case that t…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 5 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to Perform Basic Calculations

Do you need to perform basic mathematical calculations on your chatbot? Find out how to easily do this by setting variables!. Note: This Block is only available on P remium Accounts.. It is possible…

Rafaela Basso
Updated 1 year ago by Rafaela Basso

Get Index Array selection Whatsapp

Whatsapp Dynamic Data block is not able to return the index of the selection for later use. But here is Workaround to get it. Please use the Brick called: WhatsApp Get Index Dynamic Data v0.1

Pau Sanchez
Updated 2 months ago by Pau Sanchez

Get the array's index of the user selection and extract information from array

Only available for Landbot (not Whatsapp or Messenger) for Whatsapp please check this article. Dynamic Data block allow us to display an array of items coming from a variable that is an array. Howeve…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 6 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to encode a variable

It is common that some inputs from the users need to be processed so that they can be recognised as valid URLs by any API. You will see in some URLs, that when you are using two words with a space, i…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 5 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to TEST your Http Request (Webhook block)

The Webhook block allows you to trigger an Http Request to external APIs once the visitor "passes through" the block. It is very handy when you are looking to connect with external databases or CRMs,…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 1 year ago by Pau Sanchez

Builder's keyboard shortcuts and mechanics! 🏗

If you love creating with Landbot, you are going to love the new Builder's mechanics and Shortcuts! 😍 Keyboard Shortcuts are a key or combination of keys providing quick access to a particular functi…

Ilaria Scuotto
Updated 1 month ago by Ilaria Scuotto

How to calculate the number of days between two selected dates

At times, when we work with dates, we might need to check difference between dates, it might be to check the length of a stay in an apartment or for how many days a customer wants to rent a tool. The…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 5 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to access keys and values, in object variables

Sometimes we might need to store full responses from our your HTTP Request, that might have the shape like below: { "product":"T-shirt", "price":"$1.00", "color":"Blue" } Let's say that we have this…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 1 year ago by Pau Sanchez

How to build a simple scoring bot system

For many reasons, we might need to set up a score and redirect the flow based on the conditions. Here is how you can do it: Set up the first Question, with the different options you wan the user to c…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 8 months ago by Pau Sanchez

How to "debug" (troubleshoot) your bot's flow to spot possible errors (for non coders)

In some occasions we might find that the bot is not going through the flow as we expected... Don't worry, we will teach here you how to debug your bot! And you don't have to use any codes or be a dev…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 1 year ago by Pau Sanchez

How to limit dates to pick up to 90 days in advance

Managing reservations and don't know how to restrict the period available to the public? With just a few blocks you will be able to get it done faster than you can say booked! ✓ Let's get a general g…

Enrico
Updated 2 months ago by Enrico

How to redirect visitors to another URL in the same tab (embedded landbot)

In Landbot v3 In our builder flow we add a Code Block after a button like in the picture below: window.location.href = 'https://www.landbot.io' In this case we are redirecting the user to https://www…

Rafaela Basso
Updated 6 months ago by Rafaela Basso

How to POST, GET (and more) with Landbot

Sometimes we need to send the data collected through the bot to an external app or to server; some other times we want to pipe in the bot data from external sources ( API's, CRM's, database, etc). In…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 2 years ago by Pau Sanchez

How to add a Click-to-Call/Email/WhatsApp button

In case you want to redirect the user to another url please check this other article Or if you want to try it out, check the bottom-right widget ;) In Landbot 3 Click-to-Call - Redirect visitor to a…

Pau Sanchez
Updated 3 weeks ago by Pau Sanchez

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