WebMeUp API is for developers who already have, or are about to develop their own applications. The API lets you obtain a multitude of data for professional website optimization and make it available to others through your own interface.
Access to the service requires an API key (the
apikey parameter is compulsory in all types of requests). As soon
as a user registers at webmeup.com, he/she gets an API key which is displayed in the "My account" section (more
WebMeUp account is associated with a unique API key.
Access to the service is provided on a paid basis. Payment is done in units (per request fulfilled). Units are sold in packages. The cost of a single unit varies depending on the package (the bigger package you buy, the cheaper the units are). Each API key comes with 150 complimentary units.
Please visit this section to learn more about units and pricing terms.
Requests for SEO data are asynchronous. Once received, such a request is put into a queue and assigned a unique identifier (uuid). Use the uuid to check the status of your request and collect the results (they'll be available for 24 hours). Incomplete requests are timed out in 24 hours.
There are 2 available file formats: .json and .xml. By default, the results come in a .json file.
If you want an
.xml file, please specify it in your request (the
An asynchronous request will be put in front of the queue if you mark it as a priority one (the
parameter). Priority requests are 10 times more expensive than standard ones.
The maximum request rate from a single IP address is 5 requests per second. If you make batch queries, you can actually get more results within this 5-requests-per-second limit.
More details on the processing of requests are available in this section.
15 Aug 2013 - Beta version of WebMeUp SEO API is released.
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