Idea Melt

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Api

Overview

Basics

The IdeaMelt API is a RESTful interface providing programmatic access to the functions, capabilities, and data provided by our service. The API is clean, predictable, and uses built-in HTTP features to receive commands and return responses. The API is easily accessible from any environment using any language - from command line utilities to the browser URL bar itself.

The API accepts URL-encoded, form-encoded data, or JSON data.

The API returns JSON data.

To make client-side API requests really easy and simple, we've built a powerful and lightweight JavaScript library. Check it out!

Getting Started

The base url for all API requests is:

https://api.ideamelt.com/v1/

We strongly recommend using the secure HTTPS protocol instead of plain HTTP. However, both are fully supported.

Authentication

To successfully authenticate, all requests must include an 'api_key' as a field in the request object. This is the IdeaMelt key shown in your Dashboard.

https://api.ideamelt.com/v1/user/create/?api_key=IDEAMELT_KEY