Utility Web Services

This service has been deprecated. If you have any concerns or questions, please don't hesitate to contact us in General Discussion at YDN forum.

The Utility Web Services are little helpers for applications that consume web services.

How Do I Get Started?

  1. Get an Application ID
  2. Read the online documentation
  3. Fire up a web browser or your favorite scripting language and explore the world

Utility Services


  • getTime

    Returns the Yahoo! Server Time. Currently the getTime service is the only one in this category

Terms of Use

Please see our Usage Policy to learn about acceptable uses and how to request additional queries.