Quickly create files from a command line based on user defined snippets (global | user's home | projects) Templates can be shared through a team of developers inside a project. Developers for a project uses the same templates Kiss!
Kiss! alternatives and similar modules
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ignite9.0 7.8 Kiss! VS igniteInfinite Red's battle-tested React Native project boilerplate, along with a CLI, component/model generators, and more!
http-server8.8 3.7 Kiss! VS http-servera simple zero-configuration command-line http server
pageres8.5 4.8 L5 Kiss! VS pageresCapture website screenshots
Cash8.1 0.0 L4 Kiss! VS CashCross-platform Linux commands in ES6
np7.9 3.1 L4 Kiss! VS npA better `npm publish`
fkill7.8 0.0 Kiss! VS fkillFabulously kill processes. Cross-platform.
slap7.8 0.0 Kiss! VS slapSublime-like terminal-based text editor
alex7.2 6.3 Kiss! VS alexCatch insensitive, inconsiderate writing
Live Server7.2 1.6 L3 Kiss! VS Live ServerA simple development http server with live reload capability.
yo7.1 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS yoCLI tool for running Yeoman generators
vtop7.0 0.0 L3 Kiss! VS vtopWow such top. So stats. More better than regular top.
speed-test6.9 0.0 Kiss! VS speed-testTest your internet connection speed and ping using speedtest.net from the CLI
jsinspect6.8 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS jsinspectDetect copy-pasted and structurally similar code
vantage6.7 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS vantageDistributed, realtime CLI for live Node apps.
ttystudio6.6 0.0 L4 Kiss! VS ttystudioA terminal-to-gif recorder minus the headaches.
trash6.1 4.2 Kiss! VS trashMove files and directories to the trash
rtail5.8 0.0 Kiss! VS rtailrtail(1) - Terminal output to the browser in seconds, using UNIX pipes.
license-checker5.7 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS license-checkerCheck NPM package licenses
is-online5.2 3.1 Kiss! VS is-onlineCheck if the internet connection is up
trymodule5.1 0.0 Kiss! VS trymodule➰ It's never been easier to try nodejs modules!
esformatter5.1 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS esformatterECMAScript code beautifier/formatter
public-ip5.0 4.9 Kiss! VS public-ipGet your public IP address - very fast!
wallpaper5.0 3.5 Kiss! VS wallpaperManage the desktop wallpaper
David5.0 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS David:eyeglasses: Node.js module that tells you when your package npm dependencies are out of date.
torrent4.6 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS torrentdownload torrents with node from the CLI
wifi-password4.5 0.0 Kiss! VS wifi-passwordGet current wifi password
dark-mode4.4 0.0 Kiss! VS dark-modeControl the macOS dark mode from the command-line
browser-run4.0 4.2 L4 Kiss! VS browser-runRun code inside a browser from the command line
Whatspup3.9 0.0 Kiss! VS Whatspup:white_square_button: WhatsApp chat from commandline/console/cli using GoogleChrome puppeteer
cpy3.9 2.5 L5 Kiss! VS cpyCopy files
itunes-remote3.8 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS itunes-remote:notes: Control iTunes via CLI
kill-tabs3.5 3.7 Kiss! VS kill-tabsKill all Chrome tabs to improve performance, decrease battery usage, and save memory
is-up3.4 1.6 Kiss! VS is-upCheck whether a website is up or down
bcat3.2 1.6 Kiss! VS bcatA pipe to browser utility
iponmap3.1 0.0 Kiss! VS iponmapcommandline IP location finder
pen3.1 0.0 L5 Kiss! VS penWe need a better Markdown previewer.
tty-table3.0 3.7 L4 Kiss! VS tty-tableTerminal table for Windows, Linux, and MacOS. Written in nodejs. Also works in browser console. Word wrap, padding, alignment, colors, Asian character support, per-column callbacks, and you can pass rows as objects or arrays. Backwards compatible with Automattic/cli-table.
normit2.9 0.0 Kiss! VS normitTranslations with speech synthesis in your terminal as a node package
Jsome2.8 0.0 Kiss! VS Jsome:sparkles: Make your JSON look AWESOME
npm-name2.5 2.5 Kiss! VS npm-nameCheck whether a package or organization name is available on npm
brightness2.5 0.0 Kiss! VS brightnessChange the screen brightness
gh-home2.5 0.0 Kiss! VS gh-homeOpen the GitHub page of the given or current directory repo
dev-time2.4 0.0 Kiss! VS dev-timeGet the current local time of a GitHub user.
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Do you think we are missing an alternative of Kiss! or a related project?
KISS allow to create your own snippets for a context and share these with your project team mates.
npm install -g kiss-cli mkdir myproject cd myproject kiss server ./index.js
:popcorn: Try it!
- KISS must be installed globally
- To add new types, create templates in a folder named
.kissat the root directory of your project beside of your
- Templates files must be named
- Kiss priorize templates in
You could need KISS if
- You are a developer
- You are a developer in a team of developers
- You share templates with your team (Back/Front)
- You are bored of copying/pasting script content to create new script files
- ... :kiss:
Defaults available types/templates
htmlHTML minimal ready page
serverSimple ExpressJS server
pureReact/Redux connected pure component
dumbReact Stateless/Dump component
jestSimple Jest test file
- :rocket: refactor all the things \o/
- update documentation
- :rocket: Release version
- Refactor all the things in ES6
- Removing Angular, AMD, Grunt... Templates
- Adding React Templates
- Generate files by types extension
- Remove --debug option
- Remove commander as cli parser
- Manage dotfiles
- Custom templates in your home folder
- Custom templates in your project folder
project folder > home folder > kiss folder
- Fix install 'npm install -g kiss-cli'
This file generator was motivated by the famous French Bonaldi's Effect: > It's totally unnecessary and therefore strictly indispensable! But it's also a great concept of the play La Cantatrice chauve by Eugène Ionesco :)
- Overwrite an existing file without prompts
- Not so Asynchronous
- Files permissions
- Units Tests...
- :apple: tested only
*Note that all licence references and agreements mentioned in the Kiss! README section above are relevant to that project's source code only.