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Instagram API

Instagram is a photo sharing iPhone app and service. Users take photos and can share them with Instagram contacts, as well as friends on other social networks like Twitter and Facebook. The Instagram API provides access to user authentication, friend connections, photos and all the other elements of the iPhone app--including uploading new media.

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Instagram: Highlights

Summary
Mobile photo sharing service
Category
Photos
Tags
Protocols
REST
Data Formats
JSON, JSONP
API home
http://instagram.com/developer/ 
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Instagram: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
 
Service Endpoint
https://api.instagram.com/v1

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Account with service  
Developer Key Required
 
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
instagr.am  
Company
Facebook  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
 
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
5000 requests per hour per access_token or client_id overall 
Terms of Service
instagram.com/legal/terms/api/ 

Security

Authentication Model
OAuth 
SSL Support
Yes 
Read-only Without Login
 

Support

Vendor API Kits
 
Community API Kits
Ruby, Python 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
instagr.am/blog/ 
API Forum
groups.google.com/group/instagram-api-developers?p... 
Developer Support
getsatisfaction.com/instagram 
Console URL
 

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Mashups, Developers & Source Code

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