Making requests | Documentation | SSL Certificate Chain API | WhoisXML API

Making requests

GET https://ssl-certificates.whoisxmlapi.com/api/v1?apiKey=YOUR_API_KEY&domainName=bbc.com
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Input parameters

apiKey

Required. Get your personal API KEY on My products page.

domainName

Required. The target domain to analyze.

withChains

Optional. 1 allows you to get all domain certificates sorted from the end-user to the root one.

Acceptable values: 0 | 1

Default: 0

hardRefresh

Optional. 1 results in getting fresh data.

Acceptable values: 0 | 1

Default: 0

outputFormat

Optional. Response output format.

Acceptable values: JSON | XML

Default: JSON

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Usage limits and requests throttling

The maximum number of requests per second is 30. In case that the limit is breached, your subsequent requests will be rejected until the next second.

This API is also available with a dedicated load balancer and premium endpoint to enable faster querying as part of our Premium API Services and Enterprise API Packages.