In this article, we will look into the features of the API interface in the webinar platform MyOwnConference. After that, you will know how to create a webinar via your web page and how to achieve complete control over the settings. You will also learn how to get access to your events for free. We have some clues on how to insert a registration page on a webinar on your web page.
API (Application Programming Interface) is an interface that provides interaction between a web page and software & services of other companies. Software creators or IT specialists can use an API interface to get access to features of other programs. The API for webinars is a finished code that will help you achieve the webinar platform’s essential features, using only your software.
Configuring API MyOwnConference interface
To get access to MyOwnConference API, you’ll need a unique code that can be retrieved from your account. To do it, on your MyOwnConference account, go to the Profile section and copy your API key.
What to do next?
If you want to use the API interface in MyOwnConference webinar platform, you’ll need to send a request to the domain https://api.mywebinar.com. All requests are sent in JSON format. Answers are also returned in this format.
If you want to test the API interface, you can use a tool such as Postman.
What are the capabilities of API?
The main feature of the API is creating and managing meetings and webinars without the need of logging on to a specific MyOwnConference account. It’s an easy way for integrating MyOwnConference with your own programme solution. For example, you can charge a payment for access to webinars using tokens or passwords. You can also create rooms and manage them.
API is a good solution for modern educational programmes. Thanks to API, it’s possible to:
- schedule events;
- appoint attendees and moderators;
- get personal invitation links to enter an event;
- configure and download recordings from the webinars;
- create and manage automatic webinars;
- gather event statistics;
- collect attendees’ data.
- These are only a few of many possible ways to use API.
You can use all features of API or only some of them.
Who can use the MyOwnConference API interface?
Every client of MyOwnConference can use our API to host online events. The programming language of your web page doesn’t matter.
How to embed only the landing page?
If you want to add only our landing page to your web page, you don’t have to study API instruction.
Landing page with registration form can be integrated with a web page via adding HTML tag iFrame to source code. To do that:
- Go to your profile on MyOwnConference.
- Go to settings of the regular webinar.
- Switch on the landing page mode.
- Go to webinar details.
- Copy IFRAME code to paste it on your page.
This feature is available only for landing pages. You can’t embed webinar in IFRAME.
Is it possible to check how an API works on a free account?
Yes, you can get access to API when having a free account.
Where can I find official documentation on MyOwnConference API?
You can get acquainted with MyOwnConference API’s features by downloading instructions in the client’s panel in the Profile section.
Thanks to MyOwnConference API, you can take full control over your webinars and webinars rooms from your web page or an app.
If you have any problems with API, you can always get support from our technical support.