Description

This source plugin retrieves podcast data from the Buzzprout API. The Buzzsprout api returns the list of episodes for a certain podcast identified by its id.

How to install

npm install --save gatsby-source-buzzsprout-api

or

yarn add gatsby-source-buzzsprout-api

Available options

  • name is a string that will be used to identify the created query. It can be an empty string. This allows you to use the plugin multiple times for different podcasts
  • token This is the authentication token for the Buzzsprout API
  • podcastid This is a number that identifies the podcast

When do I use this plugin?

If you have a podcast hosted with Buzzsprout you can query the list of episodes and publish them in your site.

How to use it

// In your gatsby-config.js
module.exports = {
  plugins: [
    {
      resolve: `gatsby-source-buzzsprout-api`,
      options: {
        name: `ControlRemoto`,
        toke: process.env.BUZZSPROUT_TOKEN,
        podcastId: '1057351' 
      }
    }
  ]
}

How to query for data

After configuration is done two new queries will be available for use

Query is PodcastEpisode${name}.

When name of options is ControlRemoto, query named as PodcastEpisodeControlRemoto

{
  allPodcastEpisodeControlRemoto{
      node {
        title
        description
        audio_url
      }
    }
  

  podcastEpisodeControlRemoto {
    title
    description
    audio_url
  }
}

A podcast episode data looks like this

 {
    "podcastName": "SOMENAME",
    "slug":"too_small_or_too_big",
    "remoteImage": {
      ...
    },
    "id":788881,
    "title":"Too small or too big?",
    "audio_url":"https://www.buzzsprout.com/140447/788881-filename.mp3",
    "artwork_url":"https://storage.buzzsprout.com/variants/NABbMDx7JN5bSLzLPXyj67jA/8d66eb17bb7d02ca4856ab443a78f2148cafbb129f58a3c81282007c6fe24ff2",
    "description":"",
    "summary":"",
    "artist":"Muffin Man",
    "tags":"",
    "published_at":"2019-09-12T03:00:00.000-04:00",
    "duration":12362,
    "hq":true,
    "magic_mastering":true,
    "guid":"Buzzsprout788881",
    "inactive_at":null,
    "episode_number":5,
    "season_number":5,
    "explicit":false,
    "private":false,
    "total_plays":150
  },

The remoteImage attribute is a remoteFileNode created by gatsby-source-filesystem to optimize the artwork_url is meant to be used with gatsby-plugin-sharp and gatsby-transformer-sharp

How to contribute

You can open an issue or add a pull request.

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