What data can I get from the Crunchbase API?

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What data can I get from the Crunchbase API?

The Crunchbase API is a read-only RESTful service that enables approved developers to leverage the same data that powers www.crunchbase.com. To get a better sense of what’s available through the REST API, you can compare the Crunchbase company page with JSON returned from the API.

Which licensees have access to the full Crunchbase API?

Both Enterprise and Applications licensees have access to the full Crunchbase API. Licensees that have our “ODM” plan are limited to the /odm-organizations and /odm-people collection endpoints which return data from the Open Data Map.

How do I pass my Crunchbase API key for authentication?

The Crunchbase API uses token-based authentication, which means that developers must pass their individual API Key parameter with every request. There are two ways you can pass your API key for authentication: Below are a couple of example requests for the /organizations endpoint and how you would pass your API key for authentication:

What do I do if I Lose my Crunchbase API key?

If you lose your key, contact [email protected]. The Crunchbase API uses token-based authentication, which means that developers must pass their individual API Key parameter with every request. There are two ways you can pass your API key for authentication:

How can I compare the Crunchbase company page with JSON?

To get a better sense of what’s available through the REST API, you can compare the Crunchbase company page with JSON returned from the API. If you are not already registered for a Crunchbase Data account, register here.

How can Crunchbase help sales professionals find prospects?

Sales professionals rely on trusted data sources to scout for prospects. Crunchbase is one of the most trusted and extensive sources of data about companies. If the majority of your prospective customers reside on the Crunchbase database, then you are in luck.

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