Countdown

FREE
By danielthepope
Updated 5 months ago
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Countdown API Documentation

Anagram solver akin to the word game in Channel 4's Countdown

View API Details
GET/solve/{anagram}
GET/solve/{anagram}

Returns an array of the best possible solutions

Header Parameters
X-RapidAPI-HostSTRING
REQUIRED
X-RapidAPI-KeySTRING
REQUIRED
Required Parameters
anagramSTRING
REQUIREDThe anagram to solve
Optional Parameters
varianceNUMBER
OPTIONALVariance in the length of the possible solutions e.g. if the best solution has 7 characters and we have a variance of 2, the array will also include solutions of 5 and 6 characters. A variance of -1 will include all possible solutions. 0 will return only the best solutions
Code Snippet
unirest.get("https://danielthepope-countdown-v1.p.rapidapi.com/solve/pimgatner?variance=1")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Host", "danielthepope-countdown-v1.p.rapidapi.com")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
});
Sample Response
General
Request URL: https://danielthepope-countdown-v1.p.rapidapi.com/solve/{anagram}
Request Method: GET
Response Headers
Response Body

Install SDK for NodeJS

Installing

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

unirest.get("https://danielthepope-countdown-v1.p.rapidapi.com/solve/pimgatner?variance=1")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Host", "danielthepope-countdown-v1.p.rapidapi.com")
.header("X-RapidAPI-Key", "SIGN-UP-FOR-KEY")
.end(function (result) {
  console.log(result.status, result.headers, result.body);
});
OAuth2 Authentication
Client ID
Client Secret
OAuth2 Authentication