<div class="columns container my-2 mx-1">
  <div class="column is-half is-offset-one-quarter">
  <h1 class="title">Contribute to Serverless Resources</h1>

   <div class="field">
    <label class="label" for="url">URL</label>
    <div class="control">
      <input id="url" name="url" class="input" type="url">
   <div class="field">
    <label class="label" for="tags">Tags (comma separated)</label>
    <div class="control">
      <input id="tags" class="input" type="text" name="tags">
   <!-- We'll prepare our javascript's function for later -->
  <div class="control">
    <button onclick="validateSubmission();" class="button is-link is-fullwidth">Submit</button>
//Helper function to get value by id
function getValue(name) {
    return document.getElementById(name).value

function validateSubmission() {
    const url = getValue('url')
    const meta_API = 'https://metadata-api.vercel.app/api?url=' + url

        .then(response => response.json())
        .then(function (data) {
            let preFilledlink = generateUrl(data.metadata)
            window.open(preFilledlink) //redirect with all encoded data   
            return false
        }).catch((error) => {

function generateUrl(metadata) {
    const title = metadata.title
    const description = metadata.description
    const author = metadata.author || '' //depend on where author located on the API, fallback empty
    const url = getValue('url')
    //generate a filename
    const filename = title.replace(/\s/g, '-') + ".md"

    //Format tags 
    const tags = getValue('tags')
    const formattedTags = '["' + tags.replace(/,/g, '","') + '"]'

    //Generate a string mimicing the file structure
    //Indentation is important here
    let fileText = `---
title: "${title}"
url: "${url}"
author: "${author}"
tags: ${formattedTags}

    //Encode string to URI format
    const encodedFileText = encodeURIComponent(fileText)

    //Generate a github link with query parameter
    const githubQueryLink = "https://github.com/CSS-Tricks/serverless/new/master/src/content/resources/new?value=" + encodedFileText + "&filename=" + filename

    return githubQueryLink


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