SIGNUP GetVerticalCategories API Version 1

Updated on 2014-06-02
Current Version: Version 1
Deprecated Version: NA
Requests Allowed: GET&SOAP


Summary:

Returns an array of vertical categories.


Resource/WSDL Page:

http://<your_domain_here>/api/1/signup.asmx?op=GetVerticalCategories


Parameters

api_key
Required
Type: STRING
Length (Max/Min): 50

Must be a valid API key (existing and not expired) 
Example Values: Fo35NRAqvFLXoZxqB4aViaiYM7iVMhh

 **Note all optional parameters still need to be passed through in the actual call. These parameters do not need a value (therefore you can use a null value). 

 

Example Request

GET
http://demo.cakemarketing.com/api/1/signup.asmx/GetVerticalCategories?api_key=dNJFmId9rI

 

Sample XML Response:

<ArrayOfVerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>1</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>BizOp</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>2</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Education</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>3</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Financial</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>4</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Free Giveaways</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>5</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Health & Beauty</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>6</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Retail</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>7</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Social Networking</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>11</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Travel</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>12</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Excercise </category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>13</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Dating </category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>14</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Quizzes</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>15</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>insurance </category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>18</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Test 1</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>19</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>BizOp</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
  <VerticalCategory>
    <vertical_category_id>20</vertical_category_id>
    <category_name>Software</category_name>
  </VerticalCategory>
</ArrayOfVerticalCategory>



Example Error Messages:  

Error Message
Likely Cause
Invalid API Key
API key does not exist or is expired