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NodeJS client Library for encoding Videos with HeyWatch


npm install heywatch

Submitting the job

Use the API Request Builder to generate a config file that match your specific workflow.

Example of heywatch.conf:

var s3 = s3://accesskey:secretkey@mybucket
set webhook =
-> mp4  = $s3/videos/video.mp4
-> webm = $s3/videos/video.webm
-> jpg_300x = $s3/previews/thumbs_#num#.jpg, number=3

Here is the javascript code to submit the config file:

var heywatch = require('heywatch');
  'conf': 'heywatch.conf',
  'source': '',
  'vars': {'vid': 1234}
}, function(job) {
  if(job.status == 'ok') {
  } else {

Note that you can use the environment variable HEYWATCH_API_KEY to set your API key.

Released under the MIT license.