Create Telegram Bot

Tutorial on how to create a telegram bot

The BotFather

First, you have to chat with the BotFather in Telegram. Search for "BotFather" and click on Start

Click on Start

Select /newbot to start creating your bot.

Next, choose a display name and username for your bot. You may edit the display name later on but the username is fixed.

The username is fixed. Decide on a user name carefully

The BotFather will then issue an API token. This API token have to be keyed into the BotDistrikt Platform.