Minimal jQuery Based Chat Simulator - FakeChatBot

Minimal jQuery Based Chat Simulator - FakeChatBot
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FakeChatBot is a jQuery plugin used for creating a multi-line text typing effect to simulate chat messages on the webpage.

How to use it:

1. Add custom text messages to the chat simulator and specify the typing delay using HTML5 data-pause attribute as follows:

<div id="chatbot">
  <div class="fakechatbot-message" data-pause="1000"><strong>User:</strong> Hello!</div>
  <div class="fakechatbot-message" data-pause="3000"><strong>Bot:</strong> Good morning! How can I help you?</div>
  <div class="fakechatbot-message" data-pause="2000"><strong>User:</strong> Do you want to join us?</div>
  <div class="fakechatbot-message" data-pause="1000"><strong>Bot:</strong> Of course, where are you?</div>
  <div class="fakechatbot-typing">Typing ...</div>

2. Insert the required styles as displayed below to your CSS file or webpage.

.fakechatbot-typing, .fakechatbot-message { display: none; }

.fakechatbot-typing-active, .fakechatbot-message-display { display: block; }

3. Place the main JS file fakechatbot.js after jQuery but before the closing body tag.

<script src="//"></script>
<script src="fakechatbot.js"></script>

4. Initialize the chat simulator and done.


5. Set the typing duration per word in milliseconds.

  durationPerWord: 200

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by michaelambass. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.