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README.md

Reddit Notification Bot

This is a Reddit bot that uses Python and PRAW (Python Reddit API Wrapper) to send the user a notification, via Reddit inbox, of a new post in any existing subreddit. It is ran on the command line and will also display the new post on it as well.

Getting Started

These instructions will get you a copy of the project up and running on your local machine for development and testing purposes. See deployment for notes on how to deploy the project on a live system.

Prerequisites

The only thing you need to install is PRAW. Install these using requirements.txt as shown below

pip install -r requeriments.txt

Installing

Just clone the repository to your local machine and run it via command prompt

$ git clone https://github.com/RiceAbove/RedditNotificationBot

and run it via command prompt

python main.py

Built With

  • Python - The programming language used
  • PRAW - Python Reddit API Wrapper

Authors (So far)

License

This project is licensed under the MIT License - see the LICENSE file for details

Acknowledgments

This is one of my first side projects that I am proud to make and share with you guys. Learning how to make a reddit bot was not only fun but helped me gain the knowledge and experience with using an API/API wrapper for the first time. If there is any errors or improvement that you want to make to this don't hesitate to request a pull. I would love to collaborate with other people and learn :-)

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