Learning ChatGPT

For Beginners

  1. Get familiar with the basics of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and machine learning.
  2. Study the GPT architecture and training from the GPT-2 paper by OpenAI.
  3. Learn to use the OpenAI API for accessing and fine-tuning the model for specific use cases.
  4. Practice fine-tuning on a preferred dataset and experiment with different settings and parameters.
  5. Join online forums such as GitHub and Reddit for resources and to ask questions from other developers and researchers working with GPT and similar models.
  6. Experiment with pre-processing techniques such as tokenization, stemming, and stop word removal.
  7. Evaluate the model’s performance on tasks like language translation, text summarization, and question answering.
  8. Read code examples and tutorials from the OpenAI community.
  9. Implement your own use case to understand and use ChatGPT effectively.
  10. Stay updated with the latest NLP advancements by reading research papers and participating in online conferences, workshops, or meetups.

For Advanced Learners

  1. Get to know the GPT architecture and its variants, as well as the basics of transformers and language models.
  2. Understand how pre-training works, including the data and tasks involved and how to fine-tune the model for specific tasks.
  3. Access the ChatGPT code and pre-trained weights on the OpenAI GitHub repository.
  4. Give it a go by fine-tuning the model on different datasets and tasks and see the results for yourself.
  5. Read up on the ChatGPT and original GPT papers and technical reports to gain a deeper understanding.
  6. Join the community and chat with other experts in the field to share your insights and learn from others.
  7. Stay updated with the latest advancements by following the work of organizations and researchers in the GPT models and related areas.

Bonus: Learn Prompting

Learning how to prompt properly will be one of the most valuable skills to learn in 2023. Check out the website https://learnprompting.org/ for free resources on teaching beginners how to prompt properly, as well as sharing advanced techniques.

Practical Applications

  • Connect ChatGPT with WhatsApp using the power of AI in your WhatsApp conversations. Download instructions from GitHub (whatsapp-gpt).
  • Summarize YouTube videos with ChatGPT by using http://youtubetranscript.com to paste the transcript into ChatGPT and ask for a summary. You can also use synthesia.io to create a narrated summary of the video.
  • Write emails with ChatGPT using the ChatGPT Writer chrome extension to write or reply to emails using AI by entering a few keywords. Visit https://chatgptwriter.ai/ to get the extension.
  • Tweet with ChatGPT using Al and tweetGPT to help you write/reply to tweets. Make sure to read them over before tweeting. Visit https://github.com/yaroslav-n/tweetGPT for more information.
  • Get better search results with ChatGPT by using WebChatGPT, which allows ChatGPT to have web access capabilities and generate answers based on the latest information on the web. Visit https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/webchatgpt-chatgpt-with-i/Ipfemeioodjbpieminkklglpmhingfcn for the chrome extension.
  • Search what others are prompting in ChatGPT using FlowGPT to see the latest and most popular prompts by category, inspiring your next startup or assisting with editing your resume. Visit https://flowgpt.com/ for more information.
  • Use ChatGPT as a search engine chrome extension by embedding ChatGPT responses in Google, Bing, and other search engines using the Chatonai.org Chrome extension.