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COGS #2 by Z-GrimV
After many months of development we are excited to release the all new DeviantArt API. This release includes all the endpoints used in our new mobile apps, adding over 40 new endpoints for your programming pleasure. We hope you enjoy these new features and look forward to seeing the wonderful new things you create.

What's Included?

  • Browse - Access the main browse modes, including More Like This and Journals written by deviants
  • Comments - Access and post user comments
  • Collections - Access collections (favorites)
  • Galleries - Access galleries
  • Feeds - Access various feeds
  • Profiles - Access and manage profile data
  • Friends - Access and manage friends
  • Statuses - Access and post statuses
  • Curated Content - Access our editorial content

Getting Started

You can jump right in by visiting the developer documentation area. Additionally, you will want to read the updated authentication, errors, versioning, and pagination documentation.

Want to try it out right now? You can using the developer console.

Coming Soon

We will be releasing further updates to the API over time. Currently, Message Center and Notes endpoints are omitted. There are plans to include these but they will be released in line with our mobile app releases and after we have reviewed current messaging systems.

Bugs & Feedback

There are many new endpoints so if you find any bugs, we have setup a Github project to report any bugs and feedback can be given in the comments section of this article.

Header artwork: COGS #2 by Z-GrimV

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Founded 14 Years ago
Oct 25, 2001


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47 Members
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When DT finishes making a brand new DeviantArt feature, or just fixes a bug, we first run it on our top-secret staging server. When everything's ready to go live, we sync it!
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temporaryneko Featured By Owner Jun 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Hi, my normal username is Neko-Ryuu, and I have been unsuccessful in trying to log in to that DA account for the past 2 days after being randomly logged out. I was wondering if you could fix this? I've tried changing passwords, but apparently that does nothing.
banks Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2014
Hi, sorry to hear you are having issues. The best place to go for help with that is our helpdesk:

I'm sure you'll be back in in no time :)
brittleexistence Featured By Owner May 30, 2014

Hello I recently sent in a file in the wrong help section.

Recently you have seemed to shrink the amount of design space for Premium custom boxes; ID; Wishlist; and favorites.

I would like to show you that my one coded; 600 width image shrunk to a size of roughly; 200 pixels.

Please fix this; its bothering and limiting tons of design space.

If you don't belive me write a journal upon seeing whom has the issues; everyone is pestered with a new html format?

If you would like to update the site of course its up to you; but could you give the members (even the premium members) unlimited space (width wise) to customize their pages for visual attractions?

So far the donation box is the only widget in which lets you have unlimited space until of recent; its also shrunk.

If you could even make it possible to where the members would have a choice in which they could pick if they want a shrunk format of a wide range it would be a compromise to fit all needs! But alas, the people in which pay for the memberships; don't even have the range to expand their money to produce the reason why we're all here.

" To design a layout that fits the needs and desires of all ".

Also a common quote is; "The customer is always right".

Although i'm not trying to impose my will of demanding such a 'right' back, it would improve your views on the overall page.

Because people want freedom to design their page just like their art, and when that freedom is 'restricted' tensions arise.

And I would hate to advise others to not support this website; leave a bad review; and also stop my memberships on other accounts; and leave the site.

So once more, please take this into consideration to let the members have some kind of range with varying widths; seeings its bad enough your forcing us to 'complete our profile' if you want the long widget/notification to go away. So please, i'm begging you, give us the freedom to design our pages to out personal tastes.

And not your own preferences; seeing this is deviantART. 
Not devinatBLOCK.


brittleexistence Featured By Owner May 30, 2014
Hi; I sent a help message before but seeing it was 'ignored' i'm going to try again. 
Treasures-Of-Wisdom Featured By Owner May 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Maybe someone else reported this, but there is a bug with trying to look at the Full View version of my favorites instead of the scroll-bar version.  For example, what should look like this:


Instead looks like this:


It's missing the colon after "http," and that makes the link unusable.
JAGTOONS Featured By Owner May 12, 2014
Very good!
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