Linode API - Guides
Your gateway to everything Linode offers: Automate tasks in the Cloud Manager, create Linodes, manage IP addresses, and open support tickets using an intuitive REST API.
These introductory guides to the Linode API help you get up and running with this service.
Get an API Access Token: You need an access token to make changes to your account with the API. You can get one in the Cloud Manager.
Authenticate Requests: Use your access token to authenticate requests to API endpoints.
Get Configuration Parameters: Get type, region, or image for Linodes.
Build the Final Query: Use the example below and replace the values with your own to build your query.
Revoke an API Token: If you forget your access token or think it may have been compromised, you can revoke an API access token in the Cloud Manager.
For more on the basics on the Linode API see the full Getting Started with the Linode API guide.
These additional guides help you with targeted topics such as how to use the Linode API to manage specific Linode tasks.
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