Description

Post user generated content from an external app to a check-in. This post will be accessible to anyone who can view the details of the check-in.
Only call this endpoint if the user has chosen to post some information from the application


Requests

POST https://api.foursquare.com/v2/checkins/CHECKIN_ID/addpost


Authentication

User authentication.


Parameters

All parameters are optional, unless otherwise indicated.

Name Example Description
CHECKIN_ID IHR8THISVNU required The ID of the check-in to add a post to.
text Awesome! The text of the post, up to 200 characters.
url http://your.site.com/path Link for more details. This page will be opened in an embedded web view in the foursquare application, unless contentId is specified and a native link handler is registered and present. We support the following URL schemes: http, https, foursquare, mailto, tel, and sms.
contentId 3ER4GN93AFWE Identifier for the post to be used in a native link handler, up to 50 characters. A url must also be specified in the request.

Response Fields

Field Description
post The newly-created post.