The Woot API v2 is in beta and is subject to change without notice.

GET wootcasts

Updated on Fri, 2013-11-15 15:19

Returns a collection of wootcasts, optionally filtered by site.

Resource URL

http://api.woot.com/2/wootcasts.json

Parameters

key
required
Your public API key. This can be obtained by visiting your applications page.
site
optional
multiple
Restricts events to the specified site.
Valid values for site are:
  • www.woot.com
  • home.woot.com
  • electronics.woot.com
  • computers.woot.com
  • tools.woot.com
  • sport.woot.com
  • accessories.woot.com
  • kids.woot.com
  • shirt.woot.com
  • wine.woot.com
  • sellout.woot.com
select
optional
multiple
Restricts the returned properties to the specified values.

Example

Request

GET http://api.woot.com/2/wootcasts.json?site=www.woot.com&key={yourkey}

Response

[
  {
    "BlogUrl": "https://kids.woot.com/blog/post/grubs-kidfoot-7",
    "DiscussionUrl": "https://kids.woot.com/forums/viewpost.aspx?postid=5066855",
    "StartDate": "2012-07-05T05:00:00Z",
    "Mp4Url": "https://d3gqasl9vmjfd8.cloudfront.net/35b798da-f3bd-4820-82a7-6321554abae9.mp4",
    "Teaser": "<p>What's better to munch than a wriggling handful of juicy grubs? Kiki and Wendel can tell you: Just about nothing, that's what.</p>",
    "Title": "Grubs: KidFoot #7",
    "Site": "kids.woot.com",
    "Text": "",
    "Thumbnail": {
      "Url": "https://d3gqasl9vmjfd8.cloudfront.net/b4b31dee-0382-438b-97ea-af6b47778be8.jpg",
      "Width": 176,
      "Height": 99,
      "Tags": []
    },
    "YouTubeUrl": "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3yjeU97gLM",
    "Views": 99
  }
]

Data Types

Class Hierarchy

Wootcast

A Wootcast video containing a YouTube and MP4 url on Woot.

PropertyTypeDescription
BlogUrl String The URL where the blog post for the Wootcast can be viewed.
DiscussionUrl String The URL of the forum post where the Wootcast can be discussed.
Mp4Url String The URL where the Wootcast can be viewed.
Site String The site on which this Wootcast is shown.
StartDate DateTime The date that the Wootcast started, in UTC.
Teaser String The teaser of the Wootcast. Displayed as a heading for the write up.
Text String The HTML contents of the Wootcast's text.
Thumbnail Photo A thumbnail photo for the Wootcast video.
Title String The title of the Wootcast.
Views Int32 The number of views the Wootcast Video has. The value will be null if there are no views.
YouTubeUrl String The URL to the YouTube hosted version of the Wootcast.

Example

{
  "BlogUrl": "https://kids.woot.com/blog/post/grubs-kidfoot-7",
  "DiscussionUrl": "https://kids.woot.com/forums/viewpost.aspx?postid=5066855",
  "StartDate": "2012-07-05T05:00:00Z",
  "Mp4Url": "https://d3gqasl9vmjfd8.cloudfront.net/35b798da-f3bd-4820-82a7-6321554abae9.mp4",
  "Teaser": "<p>What's better to munch than a wriggling handful of juicy grubs? Kiki and Wendel can tell you: Just about nothing, that's what.</p>",
  "Title": "Grubs: KidFoot #7",
  "Site": "kids.woot.com",
  "Text": "",
  "Thumbnail": {
    "Url": "https://d3gqasl9vmjfd8.cloudfront.net/b4b31dee-0382-438b-97ea-af6b47778be8.jpg",
    "Width": 176,
    "Height": 99,
    "Tags": []
  },
  "YouTubeUrl": "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e3yjeU97gLM",
  "Views": 99
}

Photo

Describes a photo.

PropertyTypeDescription
Height Int32 The height, in pixels, of the photo.
Tags String[] A list of tags describing the photo. Absence or existence of the tag "gallery" indicates whether the photo is a main product photo, or a gallery image respectively.
Url String The URL of the photo.
Width Int32 The width, in pixels, of the photo.

Example

{
  "Url": "https://d3gqasl9vmjfd8.cloudfront.net/9a9075be-57f8-46ce-84f9-69215b9249cc.jpg",
  "Width": 588,
  "Height": 441,
  "Tags": [
    "gallery",
    "fullsize-0"
  ]
}