babelgrambot

by CliffordNetwork

GitHub Readme.md

Babelgram Bot

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A Telegram bot to use Google Translate throught the Telegram inline interface.

Usage

Write in any chat @BabelgramBot <translate from language> <translate to language> <phrase to translate> and wait for the inline translation to load. Then click on it and it will be sent as a message.

For a list of supported language codes check: https://cloud.google.com/translate/docs/languages

Installation in development environment

Install the dependencies and devDependencies and start the server.

$ npm install -d
$ npm start

You will need to create a .env file with the environment variables BABELGRAM_TOKEN and GOOGLE_CLOUD_API_KEY. See below for further information about where to get this information.

Deployment in Heroku

Deploy the app in Heroku

Deploy

And set the environment variables BABELGRAM_TOKEN and GOOGLE_CLOUD_API_KEY.

Environment variables

  • BABELGRAM_TOKEN: Get this token from the @BotFather bot in Telegram when creating a new bot
  • GOOGLE_CLOUD_API_KEY: Get this token from the Google Translate API