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The API, FYI
General knowledge about the Vimeo APIs and how to use them.
Policies and Mysteries
Vimeo policies, account stuff, or anything that requires the exchange of secret tokens and passwords.
They happen. When you find one, please let us know.
Feature Requests and Feedback
Your wish is our Python command. Check our roadmap to see what we’re building next, and if you don’t find what you need, give us a shout.
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Need help working with the Vimeo APIs? We have a few different resources for you to peruse.
These trusty digital manuals will help you accomplish all your wildest API integration dreams.
Have a question about working with our API? Ask for help from staff members and developers who are extra-immersed in the Vimeosphere.
Should you find yourself thoroughly stumped, tap into a community of developers who are well versed in the Vimeo APIs.
Some things to keep in mind:
Before you journey down the rabbit hole, take a moment to familiarize yourself with our API-specific forum decorum.
Make sure you search through existing threads before starting your own. It’s possible that someone has already asked the same question — and gotten an answer!
It’s important to accurately tag your topic or question:
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- vimeo: Not sure what the tag should be? This is your guy.
Sometimes, even the most determined developers get stumped. Keep an eye out for the friendly faces of these Vimeo staff members, who will be chiming in from time to time with their professional opinions.
Recent Updates from the Making Vimeo Blog
Aug 11, 2016
As any native app developer will tell you, API responsiveness and application performance are directly correlated with a positive user experience — meaning, when those things are running smoothly, your fans will be happy, and when they’re running less well, they notice. Because Vimeo’s app is so…
Mar 16, 2016
Vimeo loves creators. Often, we’re talking about creators of the video variety, but today, we’re talking about the creators behind the creators — a.k.a., the coders. It’s no secret that we’ve got a pretty dope public API, and those