YouTube Video Data Access API

YouTube Video Data Access API

The YouTube Video Data Access API provides access to essential video information, enabling content creators and developers to analyze video data, metadata, and viewer engagement metrics.

About the API:  

In the dynamic realm of online video content, YouTube stands out as a leading platform for sharing, exploring and interacting with videos. Powering this vast collection of content is the YouTube Video Data Access API, a robust tool that allows users, developers, and creators to access vital information about YouTube videos. This API paves the way for a multitude of possibilities, from analyzing content analytics and gaining valuable insights about videos to crafting personalized recommendations and measuring engagement metrics.

The YouTube Video Data Access API serves as an interface to access specific video details and metadata. It provides a wealth of information, including video titles, descriptions, view counts, likes, dislikes, and more. Particularly beneficial for improving user experiences, building content analysis tools, or devising innovative video-centric applications, this API is a cornerstone for those looking to navigate and capitalize on YouTube's vast reservoir of video content.

Digging deeper, the API grants access to a treasure trove of video metadata, spanning post dates, view counts, and more. This data is invaluable for creating informative video listings and performing detailed analysis.

The YouTube Video Data Access API emerges as an invaluable resource for anyone looking to harness the potential of YouTube's extensive video library. Whether you're a content creator, developer, or business entity, this API allows you to improve user experiences, understand video performance, and connect with audiences on a more personalized and informed level. By leveraging the wealth of data offered by YouTube Video Data Access API, you open avenues for innovation and foster a more immersive and engaging online video environment for your users.


What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

It will receive parameters and provide you with a JSON.


What are the most common uses cases of this API?

  1. Content recommendations: Customize video suggestions for users based on their viewing history and preferences.

  2. Video analytics: Track video performance, including views, likes and dislikes.

  3. Content management: Easily embed and display YouTube videos on websites or applications.

  4. Social media integration: Enhance social media posts and engagement with YouTube video content.

  5. Educational platforms: Create educational videos and integrate them into e-learning platforms.

Are there any limitations to your plans? 

  • Basic Plan: 3,000 API Calls. 100 requests per day.

  • Pro Plan: 6,000 API Calls. 200 requests per day.

  • Pro Plus Plan: 12,000 API Calls. 400 requests per day.

  • Premium Plan: 24,000 API Calls. 800 requests per day.

API Documentation


To use this endpoint you must indicate the ID of a YouTube video in the parameter.


Video information - Endpoint Features
Object Description
videoId [Required]
Test Endpoint



Video information - CODE SNIPPETS

curl --location --request GET '' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 


API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the YouTube Video Data Access API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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To use this API you must indicate the ID of a YouTube video.

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The YouTube Video Data Access API is an interface provided by YouTube that allows users to access detailed information about YouTube videos,

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