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Upload Video with YouTube (Data API) API on New Requests (Payload Only) from HTTP / Webhook API

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Getting Started

This integration creates a workflow with a HTTP / Webhook 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 Requests (Payload Only) trigger
    1. Connect your HTTP / Webhook account
  3. Configure the Upload Video action
    1. Connect your YouTube (Data API) account
    2. Configure Title
    3. Configure Description
    4. Optional- Configure File URL
    5. Optional- Configure File Path
    6. Optional- Select a Privacy Status
    7. Optional- Configure Publish At
    8. Optional- Configure Tags
    9. Optional- Configure Notify Subscribers
  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:Get a URL and emit the HTTP body as an event on every request
Version:0.1.1
Key:http-new-requests-payload-only

Trigger Code

import http from "../../http.app.mjs";

// Core HTTP component
// Returns a 200 OK response, emits the HTTP payload as an event
export default {
  key: "http-new-requests-payload-only",
  name: "New Requests (Payload Only)",
  // eslint-disable-next-line
  description: "Get a URL and emit the HTTP body as an event on every request",
  version: "0.1.1",
  type: "source",
  props: {
    // eslint-disable-next-line
    httpInterface: {
      type: "$.interface.http",
      customResponse: true,
    },
    http,
  },
  async run(event) {
    const { body } = event;
    this.httpInterface.respond({
      status: 200,
      body,
    });
    // Emit the HTTP payload
    this.$emit({
      body,
    });
  },
};

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
N/AhttpInterface$.interface.httpThis component uses $.interface.http to generate a unique URL when the component is first instantiated. Each request to the URL will trigger the run() method of the component.
HTTP / WebhookhttpappThis component uses the HTTP / Webhook app.

Trigger Authentication

The HTTP / Webhook API does not require authentication.

About HTTP / Webhook

Get a unique URL where you can send HTTP or webhook requests

Action

Description:Post a video to your channel. [See the docs](https://developers.google.com/youtube/v3/docs/videos/insert) for more information
Version:0.0.2
Key:youtube_data_api-upload-video

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 fs from "fs";
import got from "got";

export default {
  key: "youtube_data_api-upload-video",
  name: "Upload Video",
  description: "Post a video to your channel. [See the docs](https://developers.google.com/youtube/v3/docs/videos/insert) for more information",
  version: "0.0.2",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    youtubeDataApi,
    title: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "title",
      ],
    },
    description: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "description",
      ],
    },
    fileUrl: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "fileUrl",
      ],
    },
    filePath: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "filePath",
      ],
    },
    privacyStatus: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "privacyStatus",
      ],
    },
    publishAt: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "publishAt",
      ],
    },
    tags: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "tags",
      ],
    },
    notifySubscribers: {
      propDefinition: [
        youtubeDataApi,
        "notifySubscribers",
      ],
    },
  },
  async run({ $ }) {
    const {
      fileUrl,
      filePath,
      title,
      description,
      privacyStatus,
      publishAt,
      tags,
      notifySubscribers,
    } = this;
    if (!fileUrl && !filePath) {
      throw new Error("This action requires either File URL or File Path. Please enter one or the other above.");
    }
    const body = fileUrl
      ? await got.stream(fileUrl)
      : fs.createReadStream(filePath);
    const resp = (await this.youtubeDataApi.insertVideo({
      title,
      description,
      privacyStatus,
      publishAt,
      tags,
      notifySubscribers,
      content: body,
    })).data;
    $.export("$summary", `Successfully uploaded a new video, "${title}"`);
    return resp;
  },
};

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.
Titletitlestring

The video's title

Descriptiondescriptionstring

The video's description

File URLfileUrlstring

The URL of the video file you want to upload to YouTube. Must specify either File URL or File Path.

File PathfilePathstring

Path to the video file to upload (e.g., /tmp/myVideo.mp4). Must specify either File URL or File Path.

Privacy StatusprivacyStatusstringSelect a value from the drop down menu:privatepublicunlisted
Publish AtpublishAtstring

The date and time when the video is scheduled to publish. If you set this, the Privacy Status must be set to private. Only available to Youtube Partner accounts.

Tagstagsstring[]

A list of keyword tags associated with the video. Tags may contain spaces.

Notify SubscribersnotifySubscribersboolean

Set to true if YouTube should send a notification about the new video to users who subscribe to the video's channel.

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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