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Top Sites

Top Sites is an API that provides lists of top sites, by category and country. For example, you can get a list of the top Shopping sites in the United States.

Use the following lists to see the available categories and countries:

  • To get a list of available categories: /v1/TopSites/categories
  • To get a list of available countries: /v1/TopSites/countries

  • Note: The above endpoints do not require a User Key




    Parameters

    Params Description
    Category The category you wish to investigate.
  • "$All" will retrieve for all all categories
  • Use /TopSites/categories to get a list of available categories.
  • UserKey (api_key) The API key you received upon sign up.
  • Can be retrieved in Account Overview.

  • Sample Request

    https://api.similarweb.com/v1/website/$Shopping/topsites/topsite?api_key={UserKey}&start_date=2016-12&end_date=2016-12

    Sample Response

    {
        "1": "amazon.com",
        "2": "ebay.com",
        "3": "craigslist.org",
        "4": "walmart.com",
        "5": "bestbuy.com",
        "6": "aliexpress.com",
        "7": "target.com",
        .....
    
        "98": "radioshack.com",
        "99": "jossandmain.com",
        "100": "dealshark.com"
    }