Blogger

Posts: get

Retrieves one post by post ID. Try it now or see an example.

Authorization is required if the post is on a blog that is private. If the post is on a blog that is public, then this method can be called without authorization.

Request

HTTP request

GET https://www.googleapis.com/blogger/v3/blogs/blogId/posts/postId

Parameters

Parameter name Value Description
Required parameters
blogId string The ID of the blog to fetch the post from.
postId string The ID of the post.
Optional parameters
maxComments unsigned integer Maximum number of comments to retrieve as part of the the post resource. If this parameter is left unspecified, then no comments will be returned.
view string

Acceptable values are:
  • "ADMIN": Admin level detail
  • "AUTHOR": Author level detail
  • "READER": Admin level detail

Request body

Do not supply a request body with this method.

Response

If successful, this method returns a Posts resource in the response body.

Examples

Note: The code examples available for this method do not represent all supported programming languages (see the client libraries page for a list of supported languages).

Java

Uses the Java client library

// The BlogId for the http://buzz.blogger.com/ blog.
String BUZZ_BLOG_ID = "2399953";
// The PostId for a buzz post with comments.
String BUZZ_POST_ID = "5310628572012276714";
// Configure the Java API Client for Installed Native App
HttpTransport HTTP_TRANSPORT = new NetHttpTransport();
JsonFactory JSON_FACTORY = new JacksonFactory();
// Configure the Installed App OAuth2 flow.
Credential credential = OAuth2Native.authorize(HTTP_TRANSPORT,
JSON_FACTORY, new LocalServerReceiver(),
Arrays.asList(BloggerScopes.BLOGGER));
// Construct the Blogger API access facade object.
Blogger blogger = Blogger.builder(HTTP_TRANSPORT, JSON_FACTORY)
.setApplicationName("Blogger-PostsGet-Snippet/1.0")
.setHttpRequestInitializer(credential).build();
// The request action.
Get postsGetAction = blogger.posts().get(BUZZ_BLOG_ID, BUZZ_POST_ID);
// Restrict the result content to just the data we need.
postsGetAction.setFields("author/displayName,content,published,title,url");
// This step sends the request to the server.
Post post = postsGetAction.execute();
// Now we can navigate the response. System.out.println("Title: " + post.getTitle());
System.out.println("Author: " + post.getAuthor().getDisplayName());
System.out.println("Published: " + post.getPublished());
System.out.println("URL: " + post.getUrl());
System.out.println("Content: " + post.getContent());

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