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Update Playlist with YouTube (Data API) API on New Item in Feed from RSS API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a RSS trigger and YouTube (Data API) action. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Select this integration
  2. Configure the New Item in Feed trigger
    1. Connect your RSS account
    2. Configure timer
    3. Configure Feed URL
  3. Configure the Update Playlist action
    1. Connect your YouTube (Data API) account
    2. Configure Playlist Id
    3. Optional- Configure On Behalf Of Content Owner
  4. Deploy the workflow
  5. Send a test event to validate your setup
  6. Turn on the trigger

Details

This integration uses pre-built, open source components from Pipedream's GitHub repo. These components are developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Trigger

Description:Emit new items from an RSS feed
Version:1.1.0
Key:rss-new-item-in-feed

Trigger Code

import rss from "../../app/rss.app.mjs";
import { defineSource } from "@pipedream/types";
import rssCommon from "../common/common.mjs";
export default defineSource({
    ...rssCommon,
    key: "rss-new-item-in-feed",
    name: "New Item in Feed",
    description: "Emit new items from an RSS feed",
    version: "1.1.0",
    type: "source",
    dedupe: "unique",
    props: {
        ...rssCommon.props,
        url: {
            propDefinition: [
                rss,
                "url",
            ],
        },
    },
    hooks: {
        async activate() {
            // Try to parse the feed one time to confirm we can fetch and parse.
            // The code will throw any errors to the user.
            await this.rss.fetchAndParseFeed(this.url);
        },
    },
    async run() {
        const items = await this.rss.fetchAndParseFeed(this.url);
        this.rss.sortItems(items).forEach((item) => {
            const meta = this.generateMeta(item);
            this.$emit(item, meta);
        });
    },
});

Trigger Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
RSSrssappThis component uses the RSS app.
timer$.interface.timer

How often you want to poll the feed for new items

Feed URLurlstring

Enter the URL for any public RSS feed

Trigger Authentication

The RSS API does not require authentication.

About RSS

Real Simple Syndication

Action

Description:Modifies a playlist. For example, you could change a playlist's title, description, or privacy status. **If you are submitting an update request, and your request does not specify a value for a property that already has a value, the property's existing value will be deleted.** [See the docs](https://developers.google.com/youtube/v3/docs/playlists/update) for more information
Version:0.0.2
Key:youtube_data_api-update-playlist

YouTube (Data API) Overview

There are lots of things you can build using the YouTube API! Here are just a
few examples:

  • A YouTube video player
  • A YouTube search engine
  • A tool to help you find popular videos on YouTube
  • A way to keep track of your favorite YouTube videos
  • A way to find new and interesting YouTube channels to watch

Action Code

import youtubeDataApi from "../../youtube_data_api.app.mjs";
import consts from "../../consts.mjs";
import common from "./common.mjs";

export default {
  ...common,
  key: "youtube_data_api-update-playlist",
  name: "Update Playlist",
  description: "Modifies a playlist. For example, you could change a playlist's title, description, or privacy status. **If you are submitting an update request, and your request does not specify a value for a property that already has a value, the property's existing value will be deleted.** [See the docs](https://developers.google.com/youtube/v3/docs/playlists/update) for more information",
  version: "0.0.2",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    youtubeDataApi,
    id: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "playlistId",
      ],
      optional: false,
      reloadProps: true,
    },
    onBehalfOfContentOwner: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "onBehalfOfContentOwner",
      ],
      reloadProps: true,
    },
    ...common.props,
  },
  async additionalProps() {
    const dynamicProps = {};
    const playlist = await this.fetchPlaylist(this.id);
    if (!playlist) {
      return dynamicProps;
    }
    dynamicProps.title = {
      ...youtubeDataApi.propDefinitions.title,
      description: `The playlist's title.\n\n**Current title**: \`${playlist.snippet.title}\``,
    };
    dynamicProps.description = {
      ...youtubeDataApi.propDefinitions.description,
      description: `The playlist's description.\n\n**Current title**: \`${playlist.snippet.description}\``,
    };
    dynamicProps.privacyStatus = {
      label: "Privacy Status",
      description: `The playlist's privacy status.\n\n**Current privacy status**: \`${playlist.status.privacyStatus}\``,
      type: "string",
      options: consts.UPDATE_PLAYLIST_PRIVACY_STATUS_OPTS,
    };
    return dynamicProps;
  },
};

Action Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI.

LabelPropTypeDescription
YouTube (Data API)youtubeDataApiappThis component uses the YouTube (Data API) app.
Playlist Ididstring

The playlistId parameter specifies a unique YouTube playlist ID.

On Behalf Of Content OwneronBehalfOfContentOwnerstring

This parameter can only be used in a properly authorized request. Note: This parameter is intended exclusively for YouTube content partners.

Action Authentication

YouTube (Data API) uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your YouTube (Data API) account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into YouTube (Data API) and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any YouTube (Data API) API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

emailprofilehttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/youtube.readonlyhttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/youtube.uploadhttps://www.googleapis.com/auth/youtube

About YouTube (Data API)

Online video platform

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