Following the civic trend, Elana Berkowitz cofounder of Hello!vote introduced their chatbot that gets users registered to vote right from their phones or Facebook Messenger. Elana explained that while one third of eligible voters are not registered over 90% American have smartphone. Traditional campaigns have focused on email, which has a dismal open rate of about 20% whereas text exceeds 90%. To get started with the processes, simply text hello, or hola por los hispanohablantes, to 384-387 and answer some basic questions. In some states your already registered at the end of the process and for the rest Hello!vote will email you prepopulated pdf with free postage to send in.