Hosting your Botkit project on Glitch is an easy way to quickly host your bot and test it in Botkit Studio. For many users, it may be all you need to run a production ready bot for your team!
Deploy a Bot App, next to
If you entered the platform tokens in Step 3, you can skip to the next step. If not, click on the .env file and enter your:
Platform tokens(your created these in step 2 above)
Studio Token= This is located on the API KEYS of your Integrations tab in Botkit Studio.
Show Live to start your app. If all the .env tokens are correct, You can now go back to Studio. Studio will now provide any information you need to complete step 2, if needed.
Now your bot is ready for use!
Why should log into Glitch?
We recomend that you sign into Glitch using your Github or Facebook logins. This way you can easily find your remixed bot later!
What are benefits of creating a Glitch account? Aside from easily being able to find your project, you can control if the project is public or private, invite collaborators, and tweak some personal user settings. Read more about this on Glitch's FAQ
Can I rename my bot?
You can rename your bot by clicking on its name in the Glitch UI and changing it to one of your choosing (although the auto-generated one's Glitch give you tend to be pretty good!). Please note that changing it's name also changes it's Endpoint URL, so you will need to update your urls in the Platform's developer portal. You will also need to refresh your
Show Live page to sync the change back to Studio.