How to code a discord bot?


How to Code a Discord bot?


Coding a discord bot might interest you and sound fun, there are some prerequisites to it. In order to code a discord bot with discord.js, you require a fairly decent grasp of JavaScript itself. Although, it is possible to code a discord bot with no or very little information about JavaScript, doing so may result in you taking unnecessary time to solve basic errors in your code and end up frustrated.

So it is highly suggested, you learn some JavaScript basics before moving ahead.

💻STEP 1 - Setting up your workspace:


If you are using app/website like Replit or Glitch, you can simply skip this step and move on to step 2.

Creating your package.json file

This utility will walk you through creating a package.json file.
It only covers the most common items, and tries to guess sensible defaults.

See `npm help init` for definitive documentation on these fields
and exactly what they do.

Use `npm install <pkg>` afterwards to install a package and
save it as a dependency in the package.json file.

Press ^C at any time to quit.
package name: (The name of your folder)

The last option you will get is,

Is this OK? (yes)

😃Step 2 - Add the Code:

const express = require('express')
const Discord = require('discord.js')
const app = express();

app.listen(3000, () => {
  console.log("Project is running!");

const client = new Discord.Client({ intents: 32767 }) 

client.on('messageCreate', async (message) => {
  if (message.content === "ping") {'pong')

client.login('YOUR BOT TOKEN HERE')

🥇Step 3 - Running your project

Thats all for this project. Hope you had fun while coding your discord bot and found this post helpful.

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