How to write a WhatsApp bot in Python

Let's tell you how to write a simple whatsapp bot in Python using the WhatsApp API.

The demo bot will respond to commands that come to it in the form of regular messages in WhatsApp and respond to them. Now our demo chatbot has the following functionality::

- Output a list of commands
- Output the ID of the current chat
- Displays the current time of the server on which the bot is running.
- Output your name
- Sending files of different formats (pdf, jpg, doc, mp3, etc.)
- Sending pre-recorded voice messages
- Sending geo-coordinates (locations)
- Creating a conference (group)

Detailed instructions for creating a bot can be found on our website:
Creating a Whatsapp bot in Python. Complete Guide (

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