Snapchat Alternative APIs

List of APIs that are similar to Snapchat.
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Snapchat Alternative APIs

Does Snapchat have an API?

Snapchat does provide an Ads API that allows 3rd-party partners to deliver ads for brands and agencies.

However, Snapchat doesn't have a traditional API that provides access to apps data and functionality.

Top Snapchat API Alternatives

As an alternative, you could look into:

  • Instagram
  • Facebook Live

Install SDK for NodeJS


To utilize unirest for node.js install the the npm module:

$ npm install unirest

After installing the npm package you can now start simplifying requests like so:

var unirest = require('unirest');

Creating Request

.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.header("Content-Type", "application/x-www-form-urlencoded")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
OAuth2 Authentication
Client ID
Client Secret
OAuth2 Authentication