Creating Yahoo Application API

On April 11, 2010, in Web, by Bikas

First of all login to Yahoo. If you don’t have a Yahoo ID, create one at Yahoo. After you login to your account goto http://developer.yahoo.com/ and follow the following steps-

  1. After you login and goto http://developer.yahoo.com/ you will land on the following page-

  2. Click the second option saying “BUILD  Get an API Key…”

  3. You will be taken to the Yahoo Terms & Conditions page. Click accept

  4. On accepting you will be directed to a page where you need to create a New Project

  5. Then a popup will appear where you need to select the option saying “Contacts, MyBloLog, Social Directory, Status Updates, Wretch…”

  6. Then you will land to a page where you need to fill in all the details for your yahoo Application and then click Generate API Key

  7. Thereafter you will be taken to the final page saying “Your API Key has been approved” where you will find the API Key, Shared Secret and Application ID

Hope you find this post helpful… :)

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