How to use the Flickr API

The Flickr API is needed for the theme to be able to grab the requested information from the social network so here are the steps you need to take in order to get your Flickr API key:

  • Step 1: Open the Flickr API Services URL. The URL will redirect your to Flickr API Key apply page.
  • Step 2:  Click on Apply for your key online now link. If you have not yet logged into your Flickr account, you will be asked to do so.

  • Step 3: The next screen will ask for the type of Usage for the Flickr API Key. Select the Non-Commercial option.

  • Step 4: The next screen will ask you how you will be using this API Key. Provide the details as to where you are planning to use this API Key and use thee SUBMIT button.

  • Step 5: After you submit your details, you will receive your API key.

  • Step 6: Copy the API code provided and paste it in the theme panel under social networks.