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{{pkg}} handlebars helper, for returning the value of a property from package.json.


{{pkg}} handlebars helper, for retrieving a value from your project's package.json.

In the root of your project, run the following in the command line:

npm i handlebars-helper-pkg --save-dev

If you use Assemble config and Grunt, in your Gruntfile simply add handlebars-helper-pkg to the helpers property in the Assemble task or target options:

  assemble: {
    options: {
      // the 'handlebars-helper-pkg' module must also be listed in devDependencies 
      // for assemble to automatically resolve the helper 
      helpers: ['handlebars-helper-pkg', 'foo/*.js']

You can now use begin using the helper in your templates:

v{{pkg "version"}}


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Licensed under the MIT License Copyright (c) Jon Schlinkert, contributors.