Once you access the portal, you will be able to register an application and retrieve an API key which will allow you to use the various API products. The application registration provides an API key that is required for calling the various API products and endpoints.
To set up a new app, click the dropdown under your username in the upper right corner of the page and click on the “Apps” option.
On the “My Apps” page, click the “+ New App” button in the upper right corner to create a new app.
On the new page, give your app a name in the App Name Field.
A description of the app is optional, but will help manage and identify the app if you have more than one.
Enable the APIs you want the application to be able to access.
Click “Save” on the lower right corner of the page
After creating the app, you’ll be brought to a page where you should be able to see your app details including the API key.
Geopath reviews all app creation requests and will either approve or reach out for more information in a timely manner.
To see all your apps, you can return to the “My Apps” page by selecting Apps in the dropdown under your username in the upper right corner of the screen.
Geopath recommends creating an API application for each downstream application or service being created. This will allow for more granular monitoring of your API usage.