Now, having seen what's possible in terms of chatbots, you most likely want to build the best, most state-of-the-art, Google-level bot out there, right? Well, just put that out of your mind for now because we're going start by doing the exact opposite. We're going to build the most amazingly awful bot ever!
This may sound disappointing, but if your goal is just to build something very cool and engaging (that doesn't take hours and hours to construct), this is a great place to start.
We're going to leverage the training data derived from a set of real conversations with Cleverbot. The data was collected from http://notsocleverbot.jimrule.com. This site is perfect, as it has people submit the most absurd conversations they had with Cleverbot.
Let's take a look at a sample conversation between Cleverbot and a user from the site: