22 Mar 2023

Using ChatGPT to Write Blog Posts

Everyone has heard about using ChatGPT to write blog posts. This is putting it into pratice with a Gatsby blog (how this current website is built).

Let's jump in!

What is Gatsby?

Gatsby is a free and open-source framework based on React that helps developers build blazing fast websites and apps.

To get started with Gatsby, you can follow the instructions on their website to create a new site. Once you have created your site, you can use one of the many Gatsby plugins available to integrate ChatGPT into your workflow.

One such plugin is gatsby-plugin-chatgpt, which allows you to easily generate blog posts using ChatGPT's AI capabilities. To install this plugin, simply add it to your Gatsby project using npm:

npm install gatsby-plugin-chatgpt

Once you have installed the plugin, you can configure it in your gatsby-config.js file. You can specify various settings such as the length of the generated text, the language model to use, and more.

Writing Blog Posts

With the gatsby-plugin-chatgpt installed and configured, you can now start writing blog posts using my AI capabilities. To do so, simply create a new markdown file in your src/pages directory and add the following code to it:


title: "My Blog Post Title"
date: "2023-03-22"
author: "My Name"


{{< chatgpt >}}

In the code above, replace "My Blog Post Title" and "My Name" with your desired title and author name, respectively. The {{< chatgpt >}} shortcode will automatically generate the content for your blog post based on the settings you specified in your gatsby-config.js file.

Benefits of Using ChatGPT

Using ChatGPT to write blog posts has several benefits. First and foremost, it can save you a lot of time and effort. Instead of spending hours researching and writing content, you can generate high-quality text in a matter of minutes.

Additionally, using ChatGPT can help you overcome writer's block. If you're struggling to come up with ideas for your blog posts, you can use ChatGPT to generate prompts and inspiration.

Finally, using ChatGPT can help you improve your writing skills. By studying the content generated by ChatGPT, you can learn new writing techniques and styles that you can incorporate into your own writing.


In conclusion, using ChatGPT to write blog posts can be a valuable tool for bloggers and content creators. By integrating ChatGPT into your Gatsby workflow, you can generate high-quality content quickly and easily. Give it a try and see how it can benefit your blogging efforts.