How to write a WhatsApp bot on Node.js.

Now we will tell you how to create a WhatsApp bot on Node JS using our WhatsApp API gateway

The bot will respond to commands that come to it in the form of regular messages in WhatsApp and respond to them. In our example, we will try to cover the most frequently used and necessary functionality in development:

- Responding and responding to a command
- Output the ID of the current chat (in the BOS or in the conversation)
- Output the name of the person who communicates with the bot
-Sending files of various formats (pdf, jpg, doc, mp3, etc.)
- Sending voice messages (*. ogg files)
-Sending geolocation (location coordinates)
- Creating a conference (group) with a bot

Detailed instructions for creating a bot can be found on our website:
Creating a Whatsapp bot on Node.js / Detailed guide (chat-api.com)

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