Log in for API key access
- Accessing the API requires an API key, available to authenticated users here.
- Non-key access is also available through website sessions.
- OAuth allows for the use of user-specific filters and manages API request limits among multiple users.
- The API supports multiple formats, including: json, jsonp, yaml, xml and plist.
- Select your preferred format in the URL, like /api/v4/json/..., or via a GET query parameter, such as ?format=json.
Atom and RSS
- Atom and RSS formats are specifically supported at the /api/v4/contest/ endpoint.
- Specify your format as Atom (?format=atom) or RSS (?format=rss).
- Default settings include ?upcoming=true&format_time=true&start_time__during=1 day.
- Customize your timezone and timeformat via GET query or in your user preferences.
- Standard request limit is 10 per minute.
- Should you require a higher limit, please let us know to accommodate your needs.