Here are the patterns to look for: Mentions a Product or Service The only product or service that should come up quickly during online chats is the one you are using to facilitate the chat.
It isn’t suspicious for someone to mention Tinder while they are chatting on Tinder.
Responds Suspiciously Quickly Real humans need to sleep and take more than .1 second to type a detailed response.
We made this guide so people can answer the big question: Bot or not?
Repeat Answers When people chat with bots, they are punching data into a series of if-then interactions.
There’s only so much time to code, so some responses might have more than one trigger.
When we message with people on the Internet, we deserve to know they are, well, people.
In a time where bots drive more than 60% of web traffic, it’s reasonable for consumers to be wary of chatbots masquerading as humans.
Stresses How Much “He” or “She” Doesn’t Speak Your Language Very Well Starting the conversation with the “sorry excuse my bad English” line is clever because it makes the user more forgiving and less suspicious of some of the aforementioned bot patterns.