Try the Foursquare API today and get started in 5 easy steps:
Create a Developer Account
If you do not have an existing Foursquare account, you will need to create one in order to sign up as a developer.
Use the link below to register:Create Developer Account
Create A New Foursquare App
On the next page, choose a name for your app and enter the URL from where it will be hosted.
Choose Your Account Tier
After picking a name for your app, select the appropriate tier for your application.
Obtain Your Client ID and Secret
Once you’ve created your app, make note of your Client ID and Client Secret since you will need these credentials in order to make a request. Please note the key below has been generated for this guide and will not be usable in an application.
Make Your First API Call
Using your client ID and secret, let's make our first API call! The examples below show you how to find a coffee shop near a given location.