Node-RED nodes are packaged as modules and published to the public npm repository.
The Flow Library regularly checks the npm repository for new modules that have been published and automatically adds them to the library.
To add a node to the library, follow these steps:
Your module must have
README.mdfile that describes what your node does and how to use it,
node-redsection listing the node files,
"node-red"in its list of
keywords. This is what the Flow Library uses to search the npm repository - without this, it will not find your node.
The Flow Library checks the npm repository once every hour for any new
modules, or updates to existing modules, with the
The Flow Library relies on the npm search index to find nodes. Sometimes the search index can take a little while to update. You can check for yourself by searching for your node on npmjs.com.