46elks API Reference

Last updated 2018-07-11

This is the technical reference for the 46elks API. If you're just looking to quickly get up and running we have some great Getting Started guides with step-by-step instructions and copy/pastable code examples in all common programming languages.

API Overview

The 46elks API is a simple HTTP API that you can use to interact with all our products. All endpoints follow the following basic design choices:

Prerequisites

In order to use the 46elks API you need the following:

If you plan to use API features that require webhook integration you will also need some kind of publicly reachable backend service. This can be anything: a VPS running Rails / Django / Express etc., an AWS Lambda function, a few lines of code on Google App Scripts or a bash script running some old computer in your closet.