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Turn engadget.com into structured data

Microlink SDK

Make your content attractive

Microlink SDK converts engadget.com links into beautiful previews, engaging better your links.

large

const mql = require('@microlink/mql')

module.exports = props => {

  const { status, data } = await mql('https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/30/engadget-closing-germany-spain/', {
    video: true,
    audio:true,
    palette: true,
    iframe: true,
    ...props
  })
}

normal

const mql = require('@microlink/mql')

module.exports = props => {

  const { status, data } = await mql('https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/30/engadget-closing-germany-spain/', {
    video: true,
    audio:true,
    palette: true,
    iframe: true,
    ...props
  })
}

small

const mql = require('@microlink/mql')

module.exports = props => {

  const { status, data } = await mql('https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/30/engadget-closing-germany-spain/', {
    video: true,
    audio:true,
    palette: true,
    iframe: true,
    ...props
  })
}

Features

Capabilities under the hood.

  • Background Refresh
    Stale revalidation, keeping things fresh and always up to date via ttl, reflecting any change on the target URL.
  • Unified Metadata
    Normalized from Open Graph, JSON+LD or HTML markup, such as author, images, colors, dates, lang, etc.
  • Caching Level
    Using Microlink CDN to deliver a different resource each time the query string changes.
  • Color Detection
    Get predominant and complementary colors per every image detected.
  • Contextual Data
    Get more from any data, expanding it to get extra useful information.
  • Media Detection
    Get the original source of any image, video or audio.
  • Native Embeds
    Using oEmbed to get the embedded representation of any URL.
  • Prerender Ready
    Cloud based solution with superior operational performance.
  • Cloud Browsing
    Fast, scalable, and reliable browser automation.
  • Background Refresh
    Stale revalidation, keeping things fresh and always up to date via ttl, reflecting any change on the target URL.
  • Unified Metadata
    Normalized from Open Graph, JSON+LD or HTML markup, such as author, images, colors, dates, lang, etc.
  • Caching Level
    Using Microlink CDN to deliver a different resource each time the query string changes.
  • Color Detection
    Get predominant and complementary colors per every image detected.
  • Contextual Data
    Get more from any data, expanding it to get extra useful information.
  • Media Detection
    Get the original source of any image, video or audio.
  • Native Embeds
    Using oEmbed to get the embedded representation of any URL.
  • Prerender Ready
    Cloud based solution with superior operational performance.
  • Cloud Browsing
    Fast, scalable, and reliable browser automation.

Microlink API

Build APIs from websites

Microlink Query Language (MQL) is a programmatic way to getting content from any URL.

Using MQL (docs)

const mql = require('@microlink/mql')

module.exports = props => {

  const { status, data } = await mql('https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/30/engadget-closing-germany-spain/', {
    video: true,
    audio:true,
    palette: true,
    iframe: true,
    ...props
  })
}

Using Microlink CLI (docs)

$ microlink-api https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/30/engadget-closing-germany-spain/
{
  "title": "A fond farewell to our sister sites in Germany and Spain",
  "description": "When I started at Engadget in 2010, I saw the site as an opportunity: a publication with millions of readers that would pay me to write for a living. After mont...",
  "lang": "en",
  "author": null,
  "publisher": "Engadget",
  "image": {
    "url": "https://cdn.microlink.io/data/assets/engadget.com!2018!04!30!engadget-closing-germany-spain/o.aolcdn.com!images!dims!client=amp-blogside-v2&image_uri=https!s.aolcdn.com!hss!storage!midas!56d1b",
    "type": "gif",
    "duration": 3.99,
    "size": 170532,
    "height": 232,
    "width": 480,
    "duration_pretty": "4s",
    "size_pretty": "171 kB",
    "palette": [
      "#3F3FBF",
      "#9B9BDD",
      "#04040C",
      "#7C7E84",
      "#BCBCB4",
      "#444C54"
    ],
    "background_color": "#04040C",
    "color": "#7A7AD3",
    "alternative_color": "#9B9BDD"
  },
  "audio": null,
  "url": "https://www.engadget.com/2018/04/30/engadget-closing-germany-spain/",
  "iframe": null,
  "date": "2019-07-19T22:55:05.000Z",
  "logo": {
    "url": "https://cdn.microlink.io/data/assets/engadget.com!2018!04!30!engadget-closing-germany-spain/logo.clearbit.com!engadget.com.png",
    "type": "png",
    "size": 1504,
    "height": 128,
    "width": 128,
    "size_pretty": "1.5 kB",
    "palette": [
      "#7F7F7F",
      "#BCBCBC",
      "#424242",
      "#848484",
      "#BCBCBC",
      "#444C4C"
    ],
    "background_color": "#7F7F7F",
    "color": "#141616",
    "alternative_color": "#151515"
  },
  "video": null,
  "screenshot": {
    "url": "https://cdn.microlink.io/screenshot/engadget.png"
  }
}