Action

Post to Writeas Blog

Posted by David Blue, Last update 7 months ago

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7 months ago

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7 months ago

-Modified/unified the credential identifier to “Write.as.”

Post to a named Write.as blog (“collection”) via the Write.as API.

The URL of the result is logged, copied to the system clipboard, and inserted in the current draft as a markdown-formatted hyperlink.

Writeas Post Example

For more information, see this action’s corresponding GitHub issue.

Steps

  • script

    // setup and request credentials
    let credential = Credential.create("Writeas", "Enter your target Writeas blog slug (collection) and Writeas/Snapas API auth token.");
    
    credential.addTextField("collection", "Collection");
    credential.addPasswordField("token", "Access Token");
    credential.authorize();
    
    const token = credential.getValue("token");
    const collection = credential.getValue("collection");
    
    // make post
    let endpoint = `https://write.as/api/collections/${collection}/posts`;
    
    // configure post details
    // for more information, see:
    // https://developers.write.as/docs/api
    let data = {
    	"body": draft.content,
    };
    
    // create and post HTTP request
    var http = HTTP.create();
    
    var response = http.request({
    	"url": endpoint,
    	"method": "POST",
    	"data": data,
    	"headers": {
    		"Authorization" : token,
    	}
    });
    
    // log result post URL and copy to clipboard
    if (response.statusCode == 201) {
    	let d = JSON.parse(response.responseText);
    	console.log("Posted to Writeas. URL: " + d.data.url);
    	app.setClipboard(d.data.url);
    	draft.setTemplateTag("walink", d.data.url);
    }
    
    else {
    	console.log("Write.as Error: " + response.error);
    	context.fail();
    }
  • insertText

    template
    - [[[display_title]]]([[walink]])

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