The Community is hosting an End of Summer sweepstakes! Participants must complete tasks to earn tickets that will enter them with a chance to win a free year of Constant Contact and other great prizes!*
*No Purchase Necessary. For Official Rules, visit here. Constant Contact’s End of Summer 2020 Sweepstakes ends on October, 20, 2020 at 11:50 PM EST.

API access to social share links, etc. (Pretty pretty please?? :) )

Highlighted
Occasional Contributor

API access to social share links, etc. (Pretty pretty please?? :) )

Seems the only access is grabbing the social share URL for template-based emails.

 

I'm using the API to more easily put in my non-template, custom-code emails.  It would save me so much time if I didn't have to go to the website to get the social share URL, because I have to embed that into each email.  So now, I first create the emails, then put them into the system, then grab the social share URL, then feed it into the emails, then I have to put the emails back in, because they're not actually done until I can get that social share URL. 

 

It would be so awesome if we could have API access to generate / grab those links; and maybe even schedule the social posts too?

 

Pretty pretty pretty please??

 

Thank you guys!  I'm grateful for the API.

1 REPLY 1
Highlighted
Moderator

Re: API access to social share links, etc. (Pretty pretty please?? :) )

This is something we are looking to add in a future enhancement to our API.  No ETA on this now as it's too early to talk dates in our development schedule.  We'll let you know once it's added.  We'll be adding lots of new social features this year with the future launch of our new Social Campaigns product and related API features as we've been discussing the past few months. 

Dave Berard
Senior Product Manager, Constant Contact
Developer Portal

View API documentation, code samples, get your API key.

Visit Page

Constant Contact 2020 End of Summer Community Sweepstakes!

The Constant Contact User Community is hosting a sweepstakes. The more you participate, the more chances you have to win! Read on to learn more...

Read More
Featured