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Web Page Metadata Pack for Coda

Get the title, icon, and other metadata for any URL.
What is it?
When you paste a link into Coda you can choose how to display it, including as a card:
The image, title, and description come from metadata hidden within the HTML code of the web page. The card view shown above is great, but what if you want to break it apart and access the individual pieces of data?
Well now you can, using the . Once installed, simply use the formula =WebPageMetadata(url) to load a rich object filled with the metadata extracted from that page.
For example:
=WebPageMetadata("https://coda.io").Description
With Coda, teams can jump in quickly, collaborate effectively, and make progress together. Coda feels familiar like a doc and engaging like an app.
The Pack can extract a variety of different metadata from the page, including:
Title
Description
Icon
Main image
Embedded video
Language
Keywords
Author
Date published & modified
Contact information (Email, Twitter handle, Facebook page)
Try the Pack
Enter a URL and click the button. It will be added to the table below and in a few seconds it’s metadata will load in. Hover over the chip in the “Web Page” column to see the full set of data.
For example, try this URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQw4w9WgXcQ
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Image
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Web Page
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Icon
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Twitter
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The doc for everyone, meet the evolution of docs - Coda
With Coda, teams can jump in quickly, collaborate effectively, and make progress together. Coda feels familiar like a doc and engaging like an app.
@coda_hq
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Power your business with the new Pack ecosystem
A marketplace for selling the Packs you create, extended access to Packs for your plan, and endless ways to customize.
@coda_hq
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GitHub - coda/packs-examples: Examples code for Coda Packs.
Examples code for Coda Packs. Contribute to coda/packs-examples development by creating an account on GitHub.
@github
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Install the Pack
Found it useful? Click below to learn more and install it in your own doc. 👇
Thanks
Special thanks to in the Coda Community who inspired this Pack.
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