Messenger Hackathon FAQs

Q: How do I add testers to my Messenger bot? 

A: You can create, edit, delete, and log in as a Test User through your app's App Dashboard or the Graph API. Make sure to add Facebook ID: stef.devpost.1 AND 499418056 before the deadline.

Q: I have been building a bot, actually it's in production, can I use it?

A: You cannot update and submit existing projects. Submissions must be newly created during the hackathon submission period.

Q: Are we allowed to use 3rd party providers such as Dialogflow and integrate with APIs that we're building?

A: Yes. The rules state: "Optional SDK, API, and Data Integration: May integrate any SDK, API, and/or data provided that they are authorized for use for such purposes."

Q: Can we use Chatfuel for the Messenger track?

A: You can use any additional tools that you have the rights to use, however, you should disclose in your submission which tools you used.