Welcome to the ContentGems API documentation
Follow these steps to get started with the ContentGems API:
- Sign up for a ContentGems account.
- Contact us to enable API access.
- Set up your Interests and Sources in the ContentGems web app.
- Use the ContentGems API to get Recommendations in JSON format.
You can confirm that the API is operational by using the Ping endpoint.
- API type: REST (JSON via HTTPS).
- Authentication: Via HTTP Basic Authentication.
- Rate limits: This is up to you since we charge for every request. Typical usage would be 1-50 requests per day and Interest.
- Security: All requests are performed via SSL. We properly encrypt all credentials on the wire and in the DB. We filter credentials so they never get stored in our server logs. Our firewalls are locked down tightly.