ManyChat makes it easy for users to subscribe to your Facebook Messenger-based chatbot and it allows you to automate your Facebook messages.
ManyChat’s helps you to grow and they have put together a series of ‘Growth Tools’ that are easy to use. (A Facebook Comments tool that invites the person who makes a Facebook comment to become a Messenger chatbot subscriber.)
The free plan allows you to reach an unlimited number of subscribers but includes fewer features. Their Pro plan’s pricing changes based on the number of active subscribers you have.
Company: ManyChat, founded by Mikael Yang
Founded: 2015, San Francisco, California
USP: User-friendly and accessible to non-technical people. Sends 30 million messages per day
Customers: Powers over 300,000 chatbots with clients like Men’s Health.
Key features: Flow Builder, Payments, Templates, Live Chat, Automated Message Sequences, Facebook Comments Tool, Tags, Custom Fields
Premium features: ManyChat API (DevTools), Unlimited Broadcasts and Sequences, Facebook Ads JSON Tool, Messenger Code Tool
Integrations: Stripe, Zapier, HubSpot, ConvertKit
Value add: Create a chatbot in five minutes with an average open rate of 80% versus 20% open rates for email marketing and click-through rates (CTRs) of 56% versus just 1-2% for emails
ManyChat lets you create a Facebook Messenger bot for marketing, sales and support. It`s easy and free.
Other chatbots to consider
- Flow XO
- Reply AI