{"_id":"567f0c08143cc60d00c1fdc4","user":"567f0baca74a1c0d003e1fba","category":{"_id":"56a979912d8fd90d0036eed8","pages":["56a979a12bb3910d000ee941","56a979d5f834950d0037b367","56a979dbf834950d0037b369","56abe05035138c0d005c94da","56abe0670b9e0b0d006162b7"],"version":"567f0c06143cc60d00c1fdc1","__v":5,"project":"567f0c06143cc60d00c1fdbe","sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2016-01-28T02:14:41.926Z","from_sync":false,"order":0,"slug":"api-usage","title":"API Usage"},"parentDoc":null,"project":"567f0c06143cc60d00c1fdbe","__v":24,"version":{"_id":"567f0c06143cc60d00c1fdc1","__v":9,"project":"567f0c06143cc60d00c1fdbe","createdAt":"2015-12-26T21:52:06.734Z","releaseDate":"2015-12-26T21:52:06.734Z","categories":["567f0c07143cc60d00c1fdc2","56a9783109cb9c0d00f0c7d3","56a97837f834950d0037b363","56a9783b2d8fd90d0036eed6","56a979912d8fd90d0036eed8","5834b5691a80690f00d31faf","5834b5e4f775120f00c45f9d","5bf1a1473031e4005075ae14","5c64c200244bda003204b97f"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":false,"is_stable":true,"codename":"","version_clean":"1.0.0","version":"1"},"githubsync":"","metadata":{"title":"","description":"","image":[]},"updates":["5875a3e0af1aed0f00a3f2c3","58c35f162c506d0f00c1b2a2","5a3317c2334bf3001c2ed9a5","5afbb85931e0c60003513a1d","5b151f9ff607e900032dd35d"],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2015-12-26T21:52:08.440Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","auth":"required","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":0,"body":"The Tophatter Merchant API allows merchants to manage inventory and fulfill orders for the Tophatter e-commerce platform. The API is intended to be a fully programmable alternative to the merchant tools available on [Tophatter](https://tophatter.com/seller/home). Get started by following the steps below.\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"title\": \"Create Your Merchant Account\"\n}\n[/block]\nThe first step to using the Tophatter Merchant API is to create a seller account and retrieve your API `access_token`. Create your account [here](https://tophatter.com/sellers/start) by clicking \"Apply To Sell\".\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/3f6b600-Screen_Shot_2019-02-07_at_6.17.39_PM.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2019-02-07 at 6.17.39 PM.png\",\n        2488,\n        1806,\n        \"#05c4b4\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"title\": \"Get Your Access Token\"\n}\n[/block]\nAfter successful account creation, you can find your API `access_token` [here](https://tophatter.com/seller/api_keys).\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/7d51594-Screen_Shot_2019-02-07_at_6.20.17_PM.png\",\n        \"Screen Shot 2019-02-07 at 6.20.17 PM.png\",\n        2488,\n        1806,\n        \"#e6eef4\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\nThe `access_token` must be provided with each API call in order to [authenticate](doc:authentication) the request.\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"title\": \"Stay Up-To-Date\"\n}\n[/block]\nYou can stay up-to-date with the latest changes to the Tophatter Merchant API [here](http://merchant-api.tophatter.com/blog).","excerpt":"","slug":"getting-started","type":"basic","title":"Welcome"}
The Tophatter Merchant API allows merchants to manage inventory and fulfill orders for the Tophatter e-commerce platform. The API is intended to be a fully programmable alternative to the merchant tools available on [Tophatter](https://tophatter.com/seller/home). Get started by following the steps below. [block:api-header] { "title": "Create Your Merchant Account" } [/block] The first step to using the Tophatter Merchant API is to create a seller account and retrieve your API `access_token`. Create your account [here](https://tophatter.com/sellers/start) by clicking "Apply To Sell". [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/3f6b600-Screen_Shot_2019-02-07_at_6.17.39_PM.png", "Screen Shot 2019-02-07 at 6.17.39 PM.png", 2488, 1806, "#05c4b4" ] } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "title": "Get Your Access Token" } [/block] After successful account creation, you can find your API `access_token` [here](https://tophatter.com/seller/api_keys). [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/7d51594-Screen_Shot_2019-02-07_at_6.20.17_PM.png", "Screen Shot 2019-02-07 at 6.20.17 PM.png", 2488, 1806, "#e6eef4" ] } ] } [/block] The `access_token` must be provided with each API call in order to [authenticate](doc:authentication) the request. [block:api-header] { "title": "Stay Up-To-Date" } [/block] You can stay up-to-date with the latest changes to the Tophatter Merchant API [here](http://merchant-api.tophatter.com/blog).