AppFollow API: Description, Methods & Examples

Updated 2 months ago by Evgeny Kruglov

API from AppFollow helps you reply to reviews, follow keywords changes and ranking, and track apps' updates no matter what tools you use. The API has the ready-made methods to quickly access all data. Wherever you are, you have everything you need to grow your mobile app and get more customers.


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Messages' format — JSON

Format requests — GET/POST

To get access to our API you need:

  • cid — client’s ID
  • api_secret — clients secret key

You can get these parameters in your personal account settings:

All data requests to AppFollow should be signed. Signature is following after "sign" parameter.

How to create a signature

You already have all signatures you may need in your account. 

Use them or create your own one:

sign = md5(sorted request parameters in following format:parameter’s name and parameter’s meaning,API method (URI path, e.g.: /test),api_secret)

Signature example: sign = md5(cid=124ext_id=903655975/reviewsAppFollow-124-565cc38f8)

Handling Errors

In case there are any errors, server answer would be in JSON format, status 200 (except mistakes 502 и 504).

Error example:


Here we gathered all ready-to-use methods you may need:

  1. App collections list 
  2. Apps of the collection 
  3. Reviews 
  4. Reviews summary
  5. Review reply (required to reply to reviews)
  6. Review tags update
  7. Review Bug Trackers Update
  8. Review Notes Update
  9. Ratings
  10. Versions (any changes including metadata)
  11. What's New (new versions)
  12. Rankings
  13. Keywords
  14. Keywords Edit
  15. ASO Suggest
  16. ASO Search
  17. ASO Search Ads
  18. ASO Trending
  19. App Analytics
  20. ASO Reports
  21. Stat reviews
  22. Stat reviews rating
  23. Stat reviews by version
  24. Stat reviews replies
  25. Stat replies speed
  26. Collection reviews
  27. Review custom status (private beta)

We included request examples, you just need to copy them.

You will also find the response examples:

More documentation here: 

Access to AppFollow API is available for Free and Premium plans. 

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