JSON API

We recommend that you use these APIs first on a test site, before using them in production.

API Syntax and usage

API Endpoint

http://example.com/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php

We are using WordPress admin-ajax endpoint actions to implement rtMedia JSON API calls.

Parameters

action => rtmedia_api

Action will be always equal to rtmedia_api. This will always be required.

method => method_name

This is another important parameter. It will identify the exact rtMedia method to be called on the server side.

Other Parameters

Depending on the method you want to call, you may need to pass one or more parameters.

API Methods

WordPress-Related Methods

This group of methods implements register, login, logout, forgot-password. Login methods also provide tokens to be used for subsequent calls for other methods.

Response Format

status: TRUE or FALSE, on request success or failure
status_code: error/success code based on request method
message: success/error message
data:
success: array containing access_token or data on success
error: returns null

[POST] wp_register

Request Format


action => rtmedia_api
method  => wp_register
field_1 => user display name
signup_username => user login name
signup_email    => user_email,
signup_password => user password
signup_password_confirm => user password repeat

Response Sample for Successful Registration

{"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":300007,
    "message":"new user created",
    "data":false
}

Response Sample for Registration Failure (Fields Empty)

{"status":"FALSE",
    "status_code":300001,
    "message":"fields empty",
    "data":false
}

[POST] wp_login

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
    method  => wp_login
    username => wordpress username
    password => wordpress password

Response Sample for Successful Login

{"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":200004,
    "message":"login success",
    "data":{
    "access_token":"1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1"
    }
  }

Response Sample for Login Failure

{"status":"FALSE",
    "status_code":200003,
    "message":"incorrect password",
    "data":false
}

[POST] wp_logout

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
    method  => wp_logout
    token   => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1

Response Sample for Successful Logout

{"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":200005,
    "message":"logged out",
    "data":false
}

Response Sample for Logout Failure (Invalid Token)

{"status":"FALSE",
    "status_code":600003,
    "message":"token invalid",
    "data":false
}

[POST] wp_forgot_password

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
    method  => wp_forgot_password
    user_login => email

Response Sample for Forgot Password Success

{"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":500003,
    "message":"reset link sent",
    "data":false
}

Response Sample for Forgot Password Failure (Invalid Email)

{"status":"FALSE",
    "status_code":500002,
    "message":"username/email not registered",
    "data":false
}

BuddyPress-Related Methods

This group of methods implements bp_get_activtities, bp_get_profile and requires token to access data.

[GET] bp_get_activities

The method returns recent BuddyPress activities on the site. If activity_user_id is provided, it returns user specific activity.

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
    method  => bp_get_activities
    token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
    page => <strong>optional</strong>, page number to obtain feeds from next page, default 1
    per_page => <strong>optional</strong>, Activity Per Page , 10 by default
    activity_user_id => <strong>optional</strong>, to get user specific activity

Response Sample for bp_get_activities Success

"status":"TRUE",
"status_code":700001,
"message":"bp activities",
"data":{ "total_activity_count":10, "total":10, "current":1, "0": {"id":"17", "activity_type":"rtmedia_update", "activity_time":"2014-01-13 10:29:25", "activity_time_human":" 23 hours, 6 minutes ago", "activity_content":"<div class="rtmedia-activity-container"> <ul class="rtmedia-list large-block-grid-3"> <li class="rtmedia-list-item media-type-document"> <div class="rtmedia-item-thumbnail"> <a href="http://example.com/members/admin/media/57/"> <img src="http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/rtmedia-pro/app/assets/img/documents-icon.png" height="70" width="70" /></a> </div> <div class="rtmedia-item-title"> <a href="http://example.com/members/admin/media/57/">license.txt</a> </div> <div class="rtmedia-item-actions"></div> </li> </ul> </div>", "user":{"id":"1", "name":"admin", "avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/b71b87b10ab35253f5cdd5d7e4492d03?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G" }, "media":[ {"id":"57", "title":"license.txt", "src":"http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/rtmedia-pro/app/assets/img/documents-icon.png", "likes":"0", "current_user":"FALSE" } ] } }
}

Response Sample for bp_get_activities Failure (Invalid Token)

{"status":"FALSE",
    "status_code":600003,
    "message":"token invalid",
    "data":false
 }

[GET] bp_get_profile

The function returns User avatar, Buddypress Profile Fields

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
    method  => bp_get_profile
    token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
    user_id => <strong>optional</strong>, fetches the profile of other user

Response Sample for bp_get_profile Success

{"status":"TRUE",
"status_code":400002,
"message":"profile fields",
"data":{"id":"1", "avatar":{ "src":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/b71b87b10ab35253f5cdd5d7e4492d03?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=250&amp;r=G", "width":250, "height":250 }, "fields":{ "Name":{"value":"adminn", "privacy":"public" } } }
}

RTMedia-Related Methods

These methods implement comments, media likes, media add, rtmedia_gallery and requires token for data processing.

Media Upload

Details of the method to upload a new media using RTMedia API.

[POST] rtmedia_upload_media (under development)

API currently supports only uploading of images through a multipart form data.

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
method  => rtmedia_upload_media
token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
rtmedia_file => file input ( input type file )
title => <strong>optional, </strong>file name by default
context => profile(default)
image_type => jpeg/png

Response Sample for rtmedia_uplaod_media success

{"status":"TRUE",
"status_code":140004,
"message":"media updated",
"data":false
}

Response Sample for rtmedia_uplaod_media failure

{"status":"FALSE",
"status_code":140001,
"message":"no file",
"data":false
}

Comment Methods

Methods available for adding, removing comments for a media, list comments

[POST] add_rtmedia_comment

This method can be used to add a comment to media. The method requires media_id, comment content and user token.

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
method  => add_rtmedia_comment
token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
media_id => 47
content => example content

Response Sample for add_rtmedia_comment Success

{"status":"TRUE",
"status_code":800002,
"message":"comment posted",
"data":false
}

Response Sample for add_rtmedia_comment Failure

{"status":"FALSE",
"status_code":600006,
"message":"invalid media id",
"data":false
}
[GET] get_rtmedia_comment

Fetches comments for a user or media if you provide the media_id

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
method  => get_rtmedia_comment
token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
media_id => 47 ( <strong>optional, </strong>to fetch comments for a particular media )

Response Sample for get_rtmedia_comment Success (For User)

{"status":"TRUE",
"status_code":800004,
"message":"media comments",
"data":{"comments":[
 {"comment_ID":"3",
 "comment_content":"Facebok Stylern",
 "media_id":"23"
},
{"comment_ID":"4",
 "comment_content":"http://example.com/hello-world/trackback/",
  "media_id":"1"
 }
],
"user":{"user_id":"1",
    "name":"admin",
    "avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/b71b87b10ab35253f5cdd5d7e4492d03?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G"
    }
 }
}

Response Sample for get_rtmedia_comment Success (For Media)

{"status":"TRUE",
 "status_code":800004,
 "message":"media comments",
 "data":{"comments":[ {"comment_ID":"7", "comment_content":"New Comment", "user_id":"2" }, {"comment_ID":"11", "comment_content":"example comment", "user_id":"1" } ], "user":{"2":{"name":"Test rtmedia", "avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/ead51efe56285de1d46ca8a817a44f10?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G"},"1":{"name":"admin","avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/b71b87b10ab35253f5cdd5d7e4492d03?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G" } } }
  }
[POST] remove_comment

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
method  => remove_comment
token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
media_id => 47 (media id obtained from buddypress activity or rtmedia_gallery)
comment_id => 11 (comment should be added by current logged in user)

Response Sample for remove_comment Success

{"status":"TRUE",
"status_code":800009,
"message":"comment deleted",
"data":false
}

Response Sample for remove_comment Failure

If comment id provided is associated with a different user, the method returns invalid id.

{"status":"FALSE",
"status_code":800007,
"message":"invalid comment/media id",
"data":false
}

Like Methods

Methods available for like and unlike, get likes for a media

[POST] like_media

*Toggle: *method allows to like and unlike a media

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
method  => like_rtmedia
token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
media_id => 47

Response Sample for like_media ( Like )

    {"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":900002,
    "message":"liked media",
    "data":{"like_count":2}
    }

Response Sample for like_media ( Unlike )

  {"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":900001,
    "message":"unliked media",
    "data":{"like_count":1}
    }

[GET] get_likes_rtmedia

Request Format

 action => rtmedia_api
 method => get_likes_rtmedia
 token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
 media_id => 47

Response Sample for get_likes_rtmedia

  {"status":"TRUE",
    "status_code":900004,
    "message":"media likes",
    "data":{"user":{ "2":{"name":"Test rtmedia", "avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/ead51efe56285de1d46ca8a817a44f10?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G" } }, "likes":[ {"activity_time":"4 days", "user_id":"2" } ] }
    }

GET Media Methods

Methods available for fetching a single media or all media

[GET] rtmedia_gallery

rtmedia_gallery method can be used to get different types of media with available parameters for the method.

Request Format

   action => rtmedia_api
    method  => rtmedia_gallery
    token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
    media_type => photo, video, music, document (<strong>optional, </strong>by default fetches all media types, specific media types are fetched if specified as comma separated or array of values)
    media_author => current user(default), if super admin, media for all users is fetched(default), if a super user specifies id for other media author, media for that author is fetched
    global => true(default), <strong>optional, </strong>if set to false, global items are not included
    context => profile ( <strong>optional, </strong>not set by default )
    context_id => <strong>optional</strong>
    order_by => media_id (default, <strong>optional</strong>)
    per_page => 5 (<strong>optional, </strong>set to 10 by default)
    page => 2 (<strong>optional, </strong>displays media for first page by default)

Response Sample for rtmedia_gallery (Success)

 {"status":"TRUE",
 "status_code":160002,
 "message":"media list",
 "data":[ {"id":"60", "media_title":"Check", "album_id":"1", "media_type":"photo", "media_author":"1", "url":"http://example.com/members/admin/media/60/", "cover":false } ]
    }

For more details refer: gallery-shortcode

[GET] rtmedia_get_media_details

Request Format

action => rtmedia_api
method  => rtmedia_get_media_details
token => 1c1486ad94f3eb155ce52d3dfe0842292ca4f0a1
media_id => 47

Response Sample for rtmedia_get_media_details (Success)

 {"status":"TRUE",
 "status_code":150002,
 "message":"single media",
    "data":{"total_activity_count":1, "total":1, "current":1, "0":{"id":"4", "activity_type":"rtmedia_update", "activity_time":"2014-01-10 11:46:51", "activity_time_human":" 4 days, 1 hour ago", "activity_content":"<div class="rtmedia-activity-container"> <ul class="rtmedia-list large-block-grid-3"> <li class="rtmedia-list-item media-type-photo"> <a href="http://example.com/members/admin/media/47/"> <div class="rtmedia-item-thumbnail"> <img src="http://example.com/wp-content/uploads/rtMedia/users/1/2014/01/1-Fashion-106-320x240.jpg" /> </div> <div class="rtmedia-item-title">1 Fashion 106.jpg</div> </a> <div class="rtmedia-item-actions"></div> </li> </ul> </div>", "user":{"id":"1", "name":"admin", "avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/b71b87b10ab35253f5cdd5d7e4492d03?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G"},"comments":{"comments":[{"comment_ID":"7","comment_content":"New Comment","user_id":"2"}],"user":{"2":{"name":"Test rtmedia","avatar":"http://gravatar.com/avatar/ead51efe56285de1d46ca8a817a44f10?d=http://example.com/wp-content/plugins/buddypress/bp-core/images/mystery-man.jpg&amp;s=80&amp;r=G" } } }, "media":[ {"id":"47", "title":"1 Fashion 106.jpg", "src":"http://example.com/wp-content/uploads/rtMedia/users/1/2014/01/1-Fashion-106-320x240.jpg", "likes":"1", "current_user":"FALSE"} ] } }
    }