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What is the difference between a TradingView Strategy and an Indicator?

Confused about the difference between TradingView strategies and indicators? In this post, we will explain the main differences and help you choose the right tool for your trading needs. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced trader, understanding the distinction between these two tools is crucial for successful technical analysis.

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Automating Your Trading Strategy: Platforms vs. Low-Level Broker APIs

When it comes to automating your trading strategy, you have two main options: using a platform like TradersPost and TradingView, or using a low-level broker API and a custom programming language.

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01/03/2023 Webinar - Improvements to JSON Parser, Notifications, and More

In this months webinar we cover the latest updates to the platform, including improvements to our JSON parser, new notification settings, and more. Learn how these updates can help improve your trading experience with TradersPost.

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Comparing TradeStation vs NinjaTrader vs TradersPost

TradeStation, NinjaTrader, and TradersPost are all popular platforms among active traders and investors looking to improve their trading strategy and execution. All three platforms offer advanced automation capabilities, but they differ in terms of their focus and target audience.

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Automated Trading vs. Manual Discretionary Trading: Which is Better?

When it comes to trading, there are two main approaches: automated trading and manual discretionary trading. In automated trading, the trader uses computer algorithms to make trades based on predefined rules, while in manual discretionary trading, the trader makes trades based on their own judgment and analysis.

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TradingView Automated Trading using TradersPost and Alert Webhooks

TradingView is a popular platform for technical analysis and trading. One of the great features it offers is the ability to set up custom alerts that trigger when certain conditions are met on a chart. These alerts can be configured to send notifications via email, SMS, or even send a request to a webhook. In this post, we will look at how to use TradingView alerts and the TradersPost service to automate your trading.

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12/06/2022 Webinar - Introducing Over 100 New Futures Tickers for Automated Trading with TradersPost

In this webinar we discuss the 100+ new futures tickers we just added support for as well as the addition of trailing stops with TradeStation.

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Important TradersPost Webhook URL Updates

As TradersPost continues to grow, we are constantly working to improve our infrastructure. To improve our system further, we are migrating our webhook URLs from traderspost.io to webhooks.traderspost.io

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TradersPost Adds Support for Trailing Stops in TradeStation Integration

We are excited to announce that we have added support for trailing stops in our TradeStation broker integration. This new feature will allow our users to maximize their profits and minimize their risks.

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TradersPost Expands Its Offerings with Support for Over 100 Futures Tickers

We are excited to announce that TradersPost has added support for over 100 futures tickers! This means that our platform now offers even more options for traders to track and trade the futures market.

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The Journey of an Automated Trader

So you want to get into automated trading? This article aims to share with you my experiences going through the journey of becoming an automated trader and building TradersPost.

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11/01/2022 Webinar - New Take Profit and Stop Loss functionality for Automated Trading Strategies

In this webinar we show you some new functionality we just launched which enables you to send take profit and stop losses with your automated entry signal.

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10/04/2022 Webinar - Using Custom Alerts and Lines to Trigger Trades in TradersPost with TradingView

In this webinar we show you how you can use TradersPost to auto submit orders to your broker based on ANY TradingView alert.

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Q&A: Can you trade options on TradingView through TradersPost?

Recently, a customer asked if they could trade options from TradingView signals like price alerts and strategy signals. The quick answer is yes!

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TradersPost has been accepted into the Newchip Series Seed Accelerator Program!

TradersPost will be joining the ranks of other fast-growing companies in the September 2022 cohort. We're well on our way to raising a seed and developing an incredible platform for automated trading.

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No Code Trading Bots Using TradersPost and TrendSpider

Using TrendSpider with TradersPost you can easily build fully automated trading bots without having to write a single line of code. This is a huge advantage compared to TradingView where you have to write Pine Script to build a strategy. Develop and backtest your strategy in TrendSpider and deploy it to your live or paper broker using TradersPost.

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08/02/2022 Webinar - Connecting a TradingView Strategy to TradersPost

In this webinar we show you how you can setup automated trading strategies on the futures asset class powered by TradingView alert webhooks.

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TradersPost adds Mike Christensen as Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer

Adding to the leadership team, TradersPost has added Mike Christensen as a late Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer. Mike brings 20 years of engineering experience, over a decade of startup experience as a founder, and combined discretionary and algorithmic trading to TradersPost.

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07/05/2022 Webinar - New Features and Functionality

In the July webinar we show you how you can use TradersPost to setup automated trading strategies using webhooks to send signals from platforms like TradingView and TrendSpider.

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The Boom of Retail Trading

U.S. stocks have experienced a steady increase in trading volumes over the past two years, with volume consistently topping 10 billion shares a day. Retail investors conduct a greater portion of trading. An estimated 20 million novice traders have started trading in the market over the last two years. Their decisions, behaviours and market sentiment can only mean investment opportunities.

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