API Documentation

Lucas Pirola edited this page Mar 5, 2015 · 20 revisions


A prompt is a set of choices. For example, if the question is “Which do you want more?”, an example prompt would be “free ice cream” vs. “free beer.”


A question refers to an entire idea marketplace. For example, when someone creates a question they are creating an idea marketplace which is made of choices and votes.


A choice is one of the items that people are choosing between. Examples of choices are: “free ice cream”, “free beer”, “better professors”. Choices could also be defined by pictures, videos, or sound files.


A visitor is someone who visits a question.


An export is CSV data export of the votes, non-votes, or ideas of a question.


These produces graphs about the patterns of prompts that have been voted on. These are experimental and you probably don’t want to use them now.