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WebHooks are a way to receive notifications. With this GoReleaser functionality, you can send events to any server exposing a WebHook.

If your endpoints are not secure, you can use following environment variables to configure them:

  • BASIC_AUTH_HEADER_VALUE like Basic <base64(username:password)>
  • BEARER_TOKEN_HEADER_VALUE like Bearer <token>

Add following to your .goreleaser.yaml configuration to enable the WebHook functionality:

# .goreleaser.yaml
    # Whether its enabled or not.
    enabled: true

    # Check the certificate of the webhook.
    skip_tls_verify: true

    # Message template to use while publishing.
    # Default: '{{ .ProjectName }} {{ .Tag }} is out! Check it out at {{ .ReleaseURL }}'.
    # Templates: allowed.
    message_template: '{ "title": "Awesome project {{.Tag}} is out!"}'

    # Content type to use.
    # Default: 'application/json; charset=utf-8'.
    content_type: "application/json"

    # Endpoint to send the webhook to.
    endpoint_url: ""
    # Headers to send with the webhook.
    # For example:
    # headers:
    #   Authorization: "Bearer <token>"
      User-Agent: "goreleaser"


Learn more about the name template engine.