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Website new updates/blogs CLI notifier

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PyURL is the CS50x 2020 Final Project. What it does is to let you check if your favourite websites have released/updated new blogs, articles, posts, announcements or releases.

Here's all what you can do:

  • You can add the url or urls of the websites with -a [URL(s)]
  • You can check updates about all the added websites with -s all or specific website with -s [URL(s)]
  • You can open them at once with -o
  • You can list out the updates you haven't opened yet with -nv and open them at once with -o if you want
  • You can also remove the url(s) you wish to remove with -rm [URL(s)]
  • You can print out the added urls with -l



pyurl -a,


pyurl -s all -o # or
pyurl -s all # or
pyurl -s,

Viewing the updates that haven't opened:

pyurl -nv # or
pyurl -nv -o # to open at once


pyurl -rm,


  • Python 3.6 or greater
  • pip 3
  • requests
  • Beautiful Soup 4
  • SQLite 3
  • lxml


pip install pyurl


You can now use pyurl.

usage: pyurl <commands> [URL(s)]

Get notified about new blogs, updates of your favourite webistes and visit
them at once

  -a ADD, --add ADD     Add the website url
  -s SYNC, --sync SYNC  Check the added websites update status
  -rm REMOVE, --remove REMOVE
                        Remove the added URL(s)
  -l, --log             Output the urls of the added websites
  -o, --open            Open the new found website links
  -nv, --no-view        Output the un-opened links

  -V, --version         Output version number
  -h, --help            Output usage information



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