Channel Followers API

Channel Followers API

The Channel Followers API provides subscriber counts, offering valuable information for content creators and marketers.

API description

About the API:  

In the dynamic realm of online content creation and digital marketing, knowing the subscriber base of a YouTube channel is critical for users, developers, content creators, marketers and businesses. Channel Followers API emerges as an essential tool, offering a streamlined and efficient method to retrieve valuable subscriber count data from a specific YouTube channel.

The primary function of the Channel Followers API is to provide subscriber count data for a given YouTube channel. This function is critical for content creators who want to assess the popularity and growth trajectory of a particular channel.

The API streamlines the process of accessing subscriber count information, eliminating the need to manually track or navigate multiple YouTube interfaces. Through a simple API call, users can seamlessly retrieve the subscriber count data they need, increasing efficiency and saving valuable time.

Designed with ease of use in mind, the API facilitates seamless integration into various applications, websites or analytics tools. Comprehensive documentation accompanying the API provides users with clear guidelines on the integration process and ensures a user-friendly experience.

In short, the Channel Followers API provides a valuable and efficient solution for accessing critical subscriber count data on YouTube channels. Its ability to streamline data retrieval, provide insights, and support multiple channels makes it an indispensable tool for those navigating the dynamic landscape of digital content creation and marketing on YouTube.

What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

It will receive parameters and provide you with a JSON.


What are the most common uses cases of this API?

  1. Content Creator Analytics: Monitor subscriber growth, analyze trends, and make informed decisions to optimize content strategy and engagement.

    Competitor Analysis: Track subscriber counts of competitors for market insights and strategic decision-making.

    Campaign Performance Tracking: Assess the impact of marketing campaigns by monitoring changes in subscriber counts during and after promotions.

    Brand Partnership Decision-Making: Evaluate the popularity and reach of potential brand partners through their subscriber counts.

    Market Research: Analyze trends and preferences in specific industries or niches by examining subscriber data.

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API Documentation


To use this endpoint the user must indicate the ID of a YouTube channel in the parameter.


Count followers - Endpoint Features
Object Description
Request Body [Required] Json
Test Endpoint


  "message": "success",
  "subscribers": "57.9M subscribers"

Count followers - CODE SNIPPETS

curl --location --request POST '' --header 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY' 


API Access Key & Authentication

After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the Channel Followers API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


Header Description
Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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To use this API users will have to indicate the ID of a YouTube channel to get the total number of subscribers.

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The Channel Followers API is a powerful tool designed to provide insights into the follower count of a specific channel on digital platforms, particularly on social media and streaming services.

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