GET /read/following/

Get a list of posts from the blogs a user follows.

Resource Information

   
Method GET
URL https://public-api.wordpress.com/rest/v1.1/read/following/
Requires authentication? Yes

Query Parameters

Parameter Type Description
http_envelope (bool)
false:
(default)
true:
Some environments (like in-browser JavaScript or Flash) block or divert responses with a non-200 HTTP status code. Setting this parameter will force the HTTP status code to always be 200. The JSON response is wrapped in an "envelope" containing the "real" HTTP status code and headers.
pretty (bool)
false:
(default)
true:
Output pretty JSON
meta (string) Optional. Loads data from the endpoints found in the 'meta' part of the response. Comma-separated list. Example: meta=site,likes
fields (string) Optional. Returns specified fields only. Comma-separated list. Example: fields=ID,title
callback (string) An optional JSONP callback function.
number (int) The number of posts to return. Limit: 40. Default: 10.
page (int) Return the Nth 1-indexed page of posts.
order (string)
DESC:
(default) Return posts in descending order. For dates, that means newest to oldest.
ASC:
Return posts in ascending order. For dates, that means oldest to newest.
after (iso 8601 datetime) Return posts dated after the specified datetime.
before (iso 8601 datetime) Return posts dated before the specified datetime.

Response Parameters

Parameter Type Description
ID (int) The post ID.
site_ID (int) The site ID.
author (object) The author of the post.
date (iso 8601 datetime) The post's creation time.
modified (iso 8601 datetime) The post's most recent update time.
title (html) context dependent.
URL (url) The full permalink URL to the post.
short_URL (url) The wp.me short URL.
content (html) context dependent.
excerpt (html) context dependent.
slug (string) The name (slug) for the post, used in URLs.
guid (string) The GUID for the post.
status (string)
publish:
The post is published.
draft:
The post is saved as a draft.
pending:
The post is pending editorial approval.
private:
The post is published privately
future:
The post is scheduled for future publishing.
trash:
The post is in the trash.
auto-draft:
The post is a placeholder for a new post.
sticky (bool) Is the post sticky?
password (string) The plaintext password protecting the post, or, more likely, the empty string if the post is not password protected.
parent (object|false) A reference to the post's parent, if it has one.
type (string) The post's post_type. Post types besides post, page and revision need to be whitelisted using the rest_api_allowed_post_types filter.
comments_open (bool) Is the post open for comments?
pings_open (bool) Is the post open for pingbacks, trackbacks?
likes_enabled (bool) Is the post open to likes?
sharing_enabled (bool) Should sharing buttons show on this post?
comment_count (int) The number of comments for this post.
like_count (int) The number of likes for this post.
i_like (bool) Does the current user like this post?
is_reblogged (bool) Did the current user reblog this post?
is_following (bool) Is the current user following this blog?
global_ID (string) A unique WordPress.com-wide representation of a post.
featured_image (url) The URL to the featured image for this post if it has one.
post_thumbnail (object) The attachment object for the featured image if it has one.
format (string)
standard:
Standard
aside:
Aside
chat:
Chat
gallery:
Gallery
link:
Link
image:
Image
quote:
Quote
status:
Status
video:
Video
audio:
Audio
geo (object|false)
menu_order (int) (Pages Only) The order pages should appear in.
publicize_URLs (array) Array of Twitter and Facebook URLs published by this post.
tags (object) Hash of tags (keyed by tag name) applied to the post.
categories (object) Hash of categories (keyed by category name) applied to the post.
attachments (object) Hash of post attachments (keyed by attachment ID).
metadata (array) Array of post metadata keys and values. All unprotected meta keys are available by default for read requests. Both unprotected and protected meta keys are available for authenticated requests with access. Protected meta keys can be made available with the rest_api_allowed_public_metadata filter.
meta (object) API result meta data
current_user_can (object) List of permissions. Note, deprecated in favor of `capabilities`
capabilities (object) List of post-specific permissions for the user; publish_post, edit_post, delete_post
date_range (object) date range covered by current results.
number (int) The number of posts brought back by current query.
posts (array) An array of post objects.

Resource Errors

These are the possible errors returned by this endpoint.

HTTP Code Error Identifier Error Message
403 unauthorized User cannot view taxonomy
403 unauthorized User cannot view post
403 authorization_required An active access token must be used to query information about the current user.
403 unauthorized User cannot edit taxonomy
400 invalid_post Invalid post
400 invalid_context Invalid API CONTEXT
403 unauthorized User cannot edit post
404 unknown_post Unknown post

Example

curl \
 -H 'authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_TOKEN' \
 'https://public-api.wordpress.com/rest/v1/read/following/?number=2'
<?php
$options  = array (
  'http' => 
  array (
    'ignore_errors' => true,
    'header' => 
    array (
      0 => 'authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_TOKEN',
    ),
  ),
);

$context  = stream_context_create( $options );
$response = file_get_contents(
	'https://public-api.wordpress.com/rest/v1/read/following/?number=2',
	false,
	$context
);
$response = json_decode( $response );
?>

Response

{
    "date_range": {
        "before": "2022-12-07T21:06:29+00:00",
        "after": "2022-12-02T18:31:16+00:00"
    },
    "number": 2,
    "posts": [
        {
            "ID": 50508,
            "site_ID": 3584907,
            "author": {
                "ID": 69981365,
                "login": "mindywoothemes",
                "email": false,
                "name": "Mindy Postoff",
                "first_name": "Mindy",
                "last_name": "Postoff",
                "nice_name": "mindywoothemes",
                "URL": "https:\/\/mymemorylist.com",
                "avatar_URL": "https:\/\/1.gravatar.com\/avatar\/4b0391bfe8311af9fad76ff5bca4f4f4?s=96&d=retro",
                "profile_URL": "https:\/\/en.gravatar.com\/mindywoothemes",
                "ip_address": false,
                "site_ID": 182432130,
                "site_visible": true
            },
            "date": "2022-12-07T21:06:29+00:00",
            "modified": "2022-12-08T21:16:47+00:00",
            "title": "Welcome Back, Bloganuary!",
            "URL": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/2022\/12\/07\/welcome-back-bloganuary\/",
            "short_URL": "https:\/\/wp.me\/pf2B5-d8E",
            "content": "<div class=\"is-reader\">\n<p>As 2022 comes to a close, we at WordPress.com are preparing to ring in the new year. As we get ready to say goodbye to 2022, we\u2019re thinking about how quickly time has flown by this past year.\u00a0<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>Beijing hosted the Winter Olympics in February, the James Webb Space Telescope started transmitting jaw-droppingly beautiful photos back to us on Earth, and the incredibly powerful Site Editor launched for WordPress sites!<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>With 2023 just around the corner, so too comes <a rel=\"noreferrer noopener\" href=\"https:\/\/wordpress.com\/bloganuary\" target=\"_blank\">Bloganuary<\/a>! Bloganuary is a writing challenge for everyone, whether you\u2019re new to blogging, rediscovering your love of blogging, or blogging is your livelihood \u2014 we want all of you to join us.<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>Bloganuary is a month-long blogging challenge in January, where you\u2019ll receive a daily writing prompt to inspire you to publish a post on your blog. You can respond to the prompts in any way you like: a story, a picture, a poem, a drawing, a recipe, or even a song. Anything goes!<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>By being a part of Bloganuary, you\u2019ll join a global network of bloggers creating and\/or strengthening solid writing habits. You\u2019ll get to know fellow participants on the Bloganuary community site, where you can share tips, learn from each other, find a new audience for your blog, and make new blogging friends.<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>To show others what you\u2019ll be up to in January and encourage them to join in the Bloganuary fun, here\u2019s a badge you can add to your blog (right-click and save\/download to your computer):<\/p>\n\n\n<div class=\"wp-block-image\" style=\"margin: 0 0 1em;\">\n<figure class=\"aligncenter size-large is-resized\" style=\"clear: both; margin: 0; display: table; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\"><a href=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png\" target=\"_blank\" rel=\" noreferrer noopener\"><img loading=\"lazy\" data-attachment-id=\"50510\" data-permalink=\"http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/2022\/12\/07\/welcome-back-bloganuary\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023\/\" data-orig-file=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png\" data-orig-size=\"253,382\" data-comments-opened=\"1\" data-image-meta='{\"aperture\":\"0\",\"credit\":\"\",\"camera\":\"\",\"caption\":\"\",\"created_timestamp\":\"0\",\"copyright\":\"\",\"focal_length\":\"0\",\"iso\":\"0\",\"shutter_speed\":\"0\",\"title\":\"\",\"orientation\":\"0\"}' data-image-title=\"participation-badge-blognauary-2023\" data-image-description=\"\" data-image-caption=\"\" data-medium-file=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png?w=199\" data-large-file=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png?w=253\" src=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png?w=253\" alt=\"\" class=\"wp-image-50510\" width=\"187\" height=\"283\" style=\"height: auto; max-width: 100%; vertical-align: bottom; box-sizing: border-box;\" srcset=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png?w=187 187w, https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png?w=99 99w, https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png 253w\" sizes=\"(max-width: 187px) 100vw, 187px\"><\/a><\/figure>\n<\/div>\n\n\n<div aria-hidden=\"true\" class=\"wp-block-spacer\" style=\"clear: both; height: 50px;\"><\/div>\n\n\n\n<p>Join the Bloganuary challenge, stay motivated, and start the new year off on the <em>write<\/em> track!<\/p>\n\n\n\n<div class=\"wp-block-buttons is-content-justification-center is-layout-flex wp-container-1\" style=\"justify-content: center;\">\n<div class=\"wp-block-button\" style=\"display: inline-block; margin: 0;\"><a class=\"wp-block-button__link has-white-color has-vivid-cyan-blue-background-color has-text-color has-background wp-element-button\" href=\"https:\/\/wordpress.com\/bloganuary\/\" style=\"box-sizing: border-box; display: inline-block; text-align: center; word-break: break-word; cursor: pointer; background-color: #efefef;\"><strong>Sign Up!<\/strong><\/a><\/div>\n<\/div>\n\n\n\n<div aria-hidden=\"true\" class=\"wp-block-spacer\" style=\"clear: both; height: 16px;\"><\/div>\n\n\n\n<p>If you\u2019d prefer to journal privately instead of blog publicly, check out the <a rel=\"noreferrer noopener\" href=\"https:\/\/dayoneapp.com\/\" target=\"_blank\">Day One<\/a> app.<\/p>\n <\/div>",
            "excerpt": "<p>With 2023 just around the corner, so too comes Bloganuary!<\/p>\n",
            "slug": "welcome-back-bloganuary",
            "guid": "https:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/?p=50508",
            "status": "publish",
            "sticky": false,
            "password": "",
            "parent": false,
            "type": "post",
            "comments_open": true,
            "pings_open": false,
            "likes_enabled": true,
            "sharing_enabled": true,
            "comment_count": 26,
            "like_count": 412,
            "i_like": false,
            "is_reblogged": false,
            "is_following": true,
            "global_ID": "81177f4f9f5d81846745bd7cadb3bea0",
            "featured_image": "https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/2023-bloganuary-blog-header.jpg",
            "post_thumbnail": {
                "ID": 50522,
                "URL": "https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/2023-bloganuary-blog-header.jpg",
                "guid": "http:\/\/en.blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/2023-bloganuary-blog-header.jpg",
                "mime_type": "image\/jpeg",
                "width": 2860,
                "height": 1000
            },
            "format": "standard",
            "geo": false,
            "menu_order": 0,
            "publicize_URLs": [],
            "tags": {
                "Bloganuary": {
                    "ID": 726595117,
                    "name": "Bloganuary",
                    "slug": "bloganuary",
                    "description": "",
                    "post_count": 2,
                    "feed_url": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/tag\/bloganuary\/feed\/",
                    "meta": {
                        "links": {
                            "self": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/tags\/slug:bloganuary",
                            "help": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/tags\/slug:bloganuary\/help",
                            "site": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907"
                        }
                    }
                },
                "blogging": {
                    "ID": 91,
                    "name": "blogging",
                    "slug": "blogging",
                    "description": "",
                    "post_count": 55,
                    "feed_url": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/tag\/blogging\/feed\/",
                    "meta": {
                        "links": {
                            "self": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/tags\/slug:blogging",
                            "help": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/tags\/slug:blogging\/help",
                            "site": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907"
                        }
                    }
                },
                "writing": {
                    "ID": 349,
                    "name": "writing",
                    "slug": "writing",
                    "description": "",
                    "post_count": 37,
                    "feed_url": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/tag\/writing\/feed\/",
                    "meta": {
                        "links": {
                            "self": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/tags\/slug:writing",
                            "help": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/tags\/slug:writing\/help",
                            "site": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907"
                        }
                    }
                }
            },
            "categories": {
                "Better Blogging": {
                    "ID": 172474,
                    "name": "Better Blogging",
                    "slug": "better-blogging",
                    "description": "",
                    "post_count": 119,
                    "feed_url": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/category\/better-blogging\/feed\/",
                    "parent": 0,
                    "meta": {
                        "links": {
                            "self": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/categories\/slug:better-blogging",
                            "help": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/categories\/slug:better-blogging\/help",
                            "site": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907"
                        }
                    }
                }
            },
            "attachments": {
                "50522": {
                    "ID": 50522,
                    "URL": "https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/2023-bloganuary-blog-header.jpg",
                    "guid": "http:\/\/en.blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/2023-bloganuary-blog-header.jpg",
                    "mime_type": "image\/jpeg",
                    "width": 2860,
                    "height": 1000
                },
                "50510": {
                    "ID": 50510,
                    "URL": "https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/participation-badge-blognauary-2023.png",
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                }
            },
            "metadata": [
                {
                    "id": "90432",
                    "key": "_thumbnail_id",
                    "value": "50522"
                },
                {
                    "id": "90528",
                    "key": "_wpas_feature_enabled",
                    "value": ""
                },
                {
                    "id": "90527",
                    "key": "_wpas_is_tweetstorm",
                    "value": ""
                }
            ],
            "meta": {
                "links": {
                    "self": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/posts\/50508",
                    "help": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/posts\/50508\/help",
                    "site": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907",
                    "replies": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/posts\/50508\/replies\/",
                    "likes": "https:\/\/public-api.wordpress.com\/rest\/v1\/sites\/3584907\/posts\/50508\/likes\/"
                }
            },
            "current_user_can": {
                "publish_post": false,
                "delete_post": false,
                "edit_post": false
            },
            "capabilities": {
                "publish_post": false,
                "delete_post": false,
                "edit_post": false
            },
            "pseudo_ID": "81177f4f9f5d81846745bd7cadb3bea0",
            "is_external": false,
            "site_name": "WordPress.com News",
            "site_URL": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com",
            "site_is_private": false,
            "featured_media": {
                "uri": "https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/2023-bloganuary-blog-header.jpg",
                "width": 2860,
                "height": 1000,
                "type": "image"
            },
            "feed_ID": 25823
        },
        {
            "ID": 50485,
            "site_ID": 3584907,
            "author": {
                "ID": 35334258,
                "login": "allilevine",
                "email": false,
                "name": "Allison Levine",
                "first_name": "Allison",
                "last_name": "Levine",
                "nice_name": "allilevine",
                "URL": "",
                "avatar_URL": "https:\/\/0.gravatar.com\/avatar\/6c5d436f3377977bf54ff7bfc6e7c302?s=96&d=retro",
                "profile_URL": "https:\/\/en.gravatar.com\/allilevine",
                "ip_address": false,
                "site_ID": 181546338,
                "site_visible": true
            },
            "date": "2022-12-02T18:31:16+00:00",
            "modified": "2022-12-02T18:31:58+00:00",
            "title": "Give the Gift of WordPress.com!",
            "URL": "http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/2022\/12\/02\/give-the-gift-of-wordpress-com\/",
            "short_URL": "https:\/\/wp.me\/pf2B5-d8h",
            "content": "<div class=\"is-reader\">\n<p>For a holiday gift that\u2019s absolutely brimming with possibility, look no further than our brand new feature which allows any reader to gift a WordPress.com subscription renewal to their favorite website.\u00a0\u00a0<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>As a website owner, this is a way to allow your most ardent fans to show their gratitude for all the hard work you\u2019ve put into your passion project over the years.\u00a0<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>As a reader, this is a way to show a bit of thanks to your favorite creators \u2014 be they bloggers, artists, small business owners, or even your pesky-but-loveable little brother who\u2019s finally trying to give his site some attention.\u00a0<\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>This feature will be displayed as a black banner across the top of the site, from which readers will be able to click \u201cGift\u201d and then be taken right to a checkout page.\u00a0<\/p>\n\n\n<div class=\"wp-block-image\" style=\"margin: 0 0 1em;\">\n<figure class=\"aligncenter size-large\" style=\"clear: both; margin: 0; display: table; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;\"><a href=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png\"><img data-attachment-id=\"50498\" data-permalink=\"http:\/\/en.blog.wordpress.com\/2022\/12\/02\/give-the-gift-of-wordpress-com\/image-58\/\" data-orig-file=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png\" data-orig-size=\"1114,105\" data-comments-opened=\"1\" data-image-meta='{\"aperture\":\"0\",\"credit\":\"\",\"camera\":\"\",\"caption\":\"\",\"created_timestamp\":\"0\",\"copyright\":\"\",\"focal_length\":\"0\",\"iso\":\"0\",\"shutter_speed\":\"0\",\"title\":\"\",\"orientation\":\"0\"}' data-image-title=\"image\" data-image-description=\"\" data-image-caption=\"\" data-medium-file=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=300\" data-large-file=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=1024\" src=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=1024\" alt=\"\" class=\"wp-image-50498\" style=\"height: auto; max-width: 100%; vertical-align: bottom; box-sizing: border-box;\" srcset=\"https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=1024 1024w, https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=150 150w, https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=300 300w, https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png?w=768 768w, https:\/\/en-blog.files.wordpress.com\/2022\/11\/image.png 1114w\" sizes=\"(max-width: 1024px) 100vw, 1024px\"><\/a><\/figure>\n<\/div>\n\n\n<p><\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>Easy as that! <\/p>\n\n\n\n<p>As of today, we\u2019ve rolled out this feature to a small number of sites, but that number will be growing every day as we continue to test and iterate. For now, gifting is available on sites that are within 54 days of their <em>annual<\/em> subscription expiration date or within 5 days of their <em>monthly<\/em> expiration date. 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