Social Blade Sensor


The socialblade sensor platform allows you get updates on a Youtube channel using your social blade channel ID. The sensor gets the subscribers and total views count from Social Blade Website.

Setup

To get the channel ID you can go to Social Blade Website and search for Youtube channel by username, then select the channel and grab the ID from the URL. The channel ID will be the last part of the URL: https://socialblade.com/youtube/channel/{channel_id}

Configuration

To enable the sensor, add the following lines to your configuration.yaml file:

# Example configuration.yaml entry
sensor:
  - platform: socialblade
    channel_id: YOUR_CHANNEL_NUMBER

Configuration Variables

channel_id

(string)(Required)Channel id number optained from the URL when you access Social Blade web client.

All the data will be fetch from Social Blade.