As of 2019, TasteDive has joined forces with Qloo to bring the best privacy-centric taste-based personalization to developers and enterprises.
For information on the most up to date API, please visit Qloo.com.
Please see below for the legacy TasteDive API, which will continue to be supported until full migration occurs.
Feel free to make a few requests to experiment with the API. If you decide to use it, you have to request an access key. Using this key, you can perform 300 requests per hour. Please provide a description of your product, together with some usage estimates. This allows us to increase the quota of certain applications that need it and get a better understanding of how the service is being used.
This retrieves recommendations for Red Hot Chili Peppers and Pulp Fiction:
The output of the API uses the JSON/JSONP format. To use JSONP, add a callback parameter.
The returned object contains, under the Similar key, the item(s) that were searched for (a list in the Info key) and the recommended items (a list in the Results key). Each item in a list has the Name and Type keys. The type can be music, movie, show, book, author or game.
When verbose=1 in the request, each item can also contains the following additional keys:
If you have questions, please contact us.