Announcing publish your terminal apps as websites

UPDATE: is now deprecated. More info here:

Almost everyone's first computer program is a terminal program along the lines of:

Every programmer has experienced an intense sense of accomplishment when someone uses their program. The problem is that, until today, there was no easy way to share text and terminal-based programs.

That's why we're excited to announce, where every, and I mean every, terminal program on can be published as a website.

You'll get a website with a fullscreen terminal with your program automatically running. Here's the @pyelias's classic chatroom repl.runing:

Here's what it looks like to publish @ericqweinstein's snake game:

You can play it at And the chatroom here:

This is only the beginning. We think we built a whole new way to share terminal apps on the web and it's going to take us a while, with your help, to explore all the implications here.

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This is very cool!