Talking about Conversational Design

Allen Firstenberg

Software developer / Consultant


Google Developer Expert for Assistant, IoT, Wearables, Identity

How difficult is it to talk?

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Top 3 Design Tips

Create a Persona

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Think outside the box

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  • Don't start with a flowchart,
    Start with a script.
  • Keep in mind how people talk - not how they write.
  • Don't make "audible buttons".

Test it with developers back to back - one of them acting as the Assistant.


By Allen “Prisoner” Firstenberg