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a tool to get user's blog posts from GitHub Gist

Project description


Generate personal blog posts from user's GitHub Gist.

Install and usage

Python3.7 needed

pip install blogist

blogist -n {GitHub_login_name}

Your gists which file name has prefix '[blog]' with suffix '.md' will be downloaded in '_post/'. The prefix, suffix and directory can be customized.


  • build with CI/CD tools
  • comments are extract from gist comments
  • use Jekyll, just like the default setting of GitHub Pages

What can be extracted from Gist?

  1. post name
  2. created time
  3. updated time
  4. description
  5. commonts
  6. categories [cate1,cate2,cate3...]
  7. user GitHub profile
  8. @ GitHub users
  9. GitHub octicons

Which one to choose?

Generator Jekyll Hugo Hexo
Language Ruby Go Javascript
Theme Alembic Minimal NexT
Support :tada: :x: :x:

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