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paulmbw-hackernews-scrapper v1.0.0

A CLI tool for scrapping posts on


A simple CLI tool for scrapping posts on


Using npm:

$ npm i @paulmbw/hackernews-scrapper


$ hackernews-scrapper --posts 50

You should be getting a similar output to the one shown below:

[ { by: 'yoaviram',
    descendants: 1,
    id: 18147031,
    kids: [ 18147033 ],
    score: 12,
    time: 1538735685,
    title: 'Show HN: Get organisations to erase your personal data (automated GDPR requests)',
    type: 'story',
    url: '' },
  { by: 'zubairq',
    descendants: 4,
    id: 18132526,
    kids: [ 18132544 ],
    score: 2,
    time: 1538587602,
    title: 'Show HN: Build web based SQLite apps and compile to a single HTML file',
    type: 'story',
    url: '' }
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