What's an API call?

An API call is a specifically formatted HTTP request to a web server, which will answer the request with an HTTP response.

The Datasets API only accepts secure connections, so you must make all requests over HTTPS. Calls made over plain HTTP will fail. API requests without authentication will also fail.

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