Normal chat conversation flow

After the chat conversation flow has been initiated, it goes through the WebSocket connection in a simple send and receive message fashion.  

Chat_API_Sequence_-_Normal_Conversation_Flow_2.png

Below, we will explore the messages interchanged between the different parties:

JS Client 🠒 Certainly

There is one type of message:

{
   "error":null,
   "message":{
      "user_profile":{

      },
      "ref":null,
      "user_id":"webbot:d0f23640-2dc2-11e8-a182-89f9297141e0",
      "timestamp":1521717539,
      "message":"Hello",
      "attachments":[

      ]
   }
}

Certainly 🠒 JS Client

Simple text response:

{
   "type":"text",
   "text":"Hello from Bot!"
}

Response with Suggested Replies:

{
   "type":"choice",
   "text":"Example message!",
   "options_type":"suggested_replies",
   "options":[
      "yes",
      "no"
   ]
}

Response with Cards:

{
   "type":"card",
   "cards":[
      {
         "text":"google",
         "title":"Google",
         "image_source_url":"",
         "buttons":[
            {
               "is_active":true,
               "title":"Button 1 label",
               "options":{
                  "message":"Hello"
               },
               "type":"postback"
            }
         ],
         "image_destination_url":"http://www.google.es"
      }
   ]
}

Certainly 🠒 Third-party

The message that comes from the user is sent via a POST Webhook:

{
   "interlocutor":"user",
   "data":{
      "error":null,
      "message":{
         "user_profile":{

         },
         "ref":null,
         "user_id":"webbot:d0f23640-2dc2-11e8-a182-89f9297141e0",
         "timestamp":1521717539,
         "message":"Hello",
         "attachments":[

         ]
      }
   }
}

The message that comes from the bot is sent via a POST Webhook:

{
   "interlocutor":"bot",
   "data":{
      "type":"text",
      "text":"Hello from Bot!"
   }
}

The structure that comes inside the property "data" can be one of the messages in Certainly 🠒 JS Client.>