How to create an automatically updating Google spreadsheet

Tired of finding, copying and pasting data into spreadsheets? With just a few lines of code, you can set up a self-updating spreadsheet in Google Docs that fetches and stores data for you, as this Facebook example shows.

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Parse JSON

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We can extract the number of likes from the JSON with this code:

var json = response.getContentText();

var data = JSON.parse(json);

var likes = data.likes;

return likes;

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