MyBlogLog Web Services

We’re shutting down this API in December 2010. For further details, please see the Deprecated Services blog post.

MyBlogLog

Discover who visits your favorite sites, including your own! MyBlogLog powers the Recent Reader widget seen on many blog sidebars which feature photos of a sites' most recent readers. Use the API to query the MyBlogLog social network and pull meta-data associated with our user and site profiles. The MyBlogLog API enables social networking services on demand.

How Do I Get Started?

  1. Get an API Key

    To access data via the Yahoo! Developer Network, you will need to nail down an API Key of your very own. It's quick, free, and painless, and will help us enormously as we continue to expand our services.

  2. Read the documentation

    Relax, you're halfway done. Take a few more minutes to read up on each of the MyBlogLog web services below that you're going to use. Play with the interactive browser-based API console.

  3. Learn more about OAuth
  4. Get our PHP SDK

Using the MyBlogLog API

Overview

The MyBlogLog API has the following methods:

community
community.add New

Add a new community to a member.

community
community.join New

Join a community.

community.authors
community.authors.list

Get list of community authors.

community.find
community.find.byid

Get information about a community.

community.find
community.find.byname

Find community id by name.

community.find
community.find.bytag

Find community by associated tag.

community.members
community.members.list

Get list of community members.

community.messages
community_messages_list

Get list of community messages.

community.readers
community.readers.list

Get recent users for a community.

community.readers.list
community.readers.list.compare

Find shared readers across two communities.

community.send
community.send_message New

Send a message to all your community members.

community.tags
community.tags.list

Get tags for a community.

member
member.newwithcontacts

Get updates from member's New with My Neighborhood feed.

member
member.newwithme

Get updates from member's New with Me feed.

member
member.profile New

Updates your MyBlogLog profile.

member
member.services New

Update your MyBlogLog service id's.

member.communities.joined
member.communities.joined.list

Get communities that a member has joined.

member.contacts
member.contacts.list

Get list of members' contacts.

member.messages
member.messages.add New

Add messages to member profile.

member.messages
member.messages.list

Get messages for a member.

member.messages
member.messages.remove New

Delete a message from a member's profile page.

member.messages
member.messages.reportspam New

Report a message as spam.

member.find
member.find.byscreenname

Find member_id by username.

member.find
member.find.byid

Get member profile data including tags, sites authored, third party service IDs, and most recent communities joined.

member.find
member.find.byguid New

Find a MyBlogLog member by GUID.

member.find
member.find.byservice

Lookup a member by service and their id.

member.messages.public
member.messages.public.list

Get public messages for a member.

member.tags
member.tags.list

Get a list of tags for a member.

members.find
members.find.bytag

Return list of member_id by tag.

stats.find
stats.find.byid New

Get all your stats for your MyBlogLog community. This includes daily summary, top referrers, top outgoing clicks and top pageviews.

test
test.echo

Test echo with random text message.

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Acceptable Use

The MyBlogLog web services are limited to non-commercial use only. See information on our Usage Policy to learn about acceptable uses.