How to get started with the API: Tutorial
In this course, you will learn how to work with Yandex.Direct API, even if you start from scratch. You will step through all the preliminary steps: get access to the API and configure the test environment (Sandbox). You will get familiar with the features of Yandex.Direct API, details of its structure and basic request parameters. Also, you will see multiple code samples you can implement in your programming language or cURL utility.
In this lesson, we will explain why Yandex.Direct needs an API, and introduce you to the basics of its operation.
In this lesson, you will learn about the first step of getting access to Yandex.Direct API for your app: registering your app in Yandex.OAuth.
In this lesson, we are going to discuss the second step of enabling your app with access to Yandex.Direct API: submitting a request.
In this lesson, you will learn more about OAuth tokens, how to get them and use them.
In this lesson, you will learn how to access Yandex.Direct via the API without the risk of launching a real advertising campaign with a real budget.
In this lesson, you will see formats of interaction with the Yandex.Direct API and learn how to make your first request.
In this lesson, you will learn about the API structure and look at some examples of getting data.
In this lesson, you will learn how to edit data using the API.
In this lesson, you will learn what you need to do to ensure that your app can run not just in Sandbox, but with real Yandex.Direct user data.
In this lesson, you will learn what restrictions apply to the Yandex.Direct API and how you can run your app efficiently in view of those restrictions.