Medium from your command line!
$ npm install -g medium-cli
There are four commands:
medium publish, and
$ medium create buzzfeed medium · Successfully created your blog!
This command will create a new sub directory in your current directory, with two fake articles. The directory will look like this:
. ├── articles | ├── 12-classic-love-scenes-improved-by-a-chipotle-burrito | | └── index.md | └── 51-corgi-gifs-that-will-change-your-life | └── index.md └── .gitignore
index.md files are the blog posts. More on this later.
$ medium login medium · Please open https://medium.com/me/settings in your browser. · At the bottom of the page, under `Integration Tokens`, copy · this description: · "Medium-CLI basic publishing access." · Then generate the new token and copy it. Paste your Integration Token here: XXXX · Authenticating into Medium.. · Saved!
This command will ask you for your Integration Token (which can be retrieved at the bottom of this page). It'll also auth into Medium with it to get your user information. Lastly, it saves the token, your
userId, and your URL to your ~/.netrc file.
$ medium publish
This command will go through all of the
index.md files in
./articles, parse them, and publish them to your Medium account.
$ medium open
This will direct your browser to your Medium page.
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