Step-by-step: How to add alternative questions to existing chatbot answers (Q&A) (Advanced)



In this step-by-step, we’ll learn how to add alternative questions to existing chatbot answers (Q&A). This advanced option lets you define more than one question or term that should be understood as the same Q&A.

1. Log in to your chatbot control panel

2. On the top menu bar, press the "Tools & Settings" button and then select "Chatbot Answers (Q&A)"

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3. Scroll down the answer list until you find the question to which you would like to add an alternate question.

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4. When you find the right question, press the green ‘Edit’ button right next to it.

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5. Press the blue ‘Edit’ button next to the title ‘Alternative questions for this answer:'.

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6. Now add your alternative question, and then click on the 'Next' button.

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7. To make the question you have added an alternative question, you may need to add topics.
Scroll down to 'Matching Topics:' if new keywords have appeared, click 'Create new'.

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8. Now, add any keywords that are synonyms of the topic you are adding. To confirm, press "Save Changes", then after the page refreshes, press the “Close” button next to it.

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9. When you will back to this question you will see under the Title “Matching Topics”, press on the blue button with the topic you added before.

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10. Now you can go back to the dashboard page. You can try your new alternative question with the preview on the right side.





 



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