User Agent Builder API

User Agent Builder API

The User Agent Builder API allows developers to create and customize user agent strings for web scraping, testing, and automation. Generate realistic and varied user agent strings to mimic different browsers and devices, ensuring better performance and evasion of anti-bot measures.

About the API:  

 

The User Agent Builder API provides developers with a powerful tool to create and customize user agent strings for various applications, including web scraping, testing, and automation. This API enables the generation of realistic and varied user agent strings, allowing users to mimic different browsers, operating systems, and devices. By leveraging this capability, developers can improve the performance of their applications and evade anti-bot measures more effectively. Whether you need to simulate mobile devices, desktop browsers, or specific software versions, the User Agent Builder API offers the flexibility and precision required for sophisticated user agent management and enhanced operational efficiency.

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

Pass the device of your choice and receive a user agent. 

 

What are the most common uses cases of this API?

 

  • Web Scraping and Data Collection:

    • Use the User Agent Builder API to generate varied and realistic user agent strings to mimic different browsers and devices. This helps in evading anti-scraping measures implemented by websites, ensuring more successful and extensive data collection.
  • Automated Testing:

    • Implement the User Agent Builder API in automated testing frameworks to simulate different user environments. This ensures that web applications are tested against a wide range of browsers and devices, identifying potential compatibility issues and enhancing overall user experience.
  • SEO Analysis and Monitoring:

    • Utilize the User Agent Builder API to track and analyze website performance across different user agents. This helps in understanding how a site performs on various devices and browsers, leading to better optimization strategies for improved search engine rankings and user engagement.
  • Performance Testing:

    • Leverage the User Agent Builder API to simulate traffic from multiple devices and browsers during performance testing. This helps in identifying bottlenecks and performance issues under diverse conditions, ensuring robust and reliable application performance.
  • Security and Penetration Testing:

    • Use the User Agent Builder API to create user agents that mimic different browsing behaviors and patterns during security testing. This helps in identifying vulnerabilities and weaknesses in web applications that could be exploited by malicious actors using sophisticated user agent strings.

 

 

API Documentation

Endpoints


Pass the device of your choice, between "mobile" or "desktop", and receive a user agent for your use. 



                                                                            
GET https://zylalabs.com/api/4561/user+agent+builder+api/5614/get+user+agent
                                                                            
                                                                        

Get User Agent - Endpoint Features
Object Description
device [Required] Select the device "mobile" or "desktop"
Test Endpoint

API EXAMPLE RESPONSE

       
                                                                                                        
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            {"status":"success","data":{"user_agent":"Mozilla\/5.0 (Linux; U; Android 4.4.2; en-us; SCH-I535 Build\/KOT49H) AppleWebKit\/534.30 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version\/4.0 Mobile Safari\/534.30","type_of_device":"mobile","platform":"AndroidOS","browser":"Safari"}}
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                    

Get User Agent - CODE SNIPPETS


curl --location --request GET 'https://zylalabs.com/api/4561/user+agent+builder+api/5614/get+user+agent?device=mobile' --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 User Agent Builder API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.

Headers

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

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The User Agent Builder API is a service that allows developers to programmatically generate customized user agent strings. User agent strings are crucial for identifying the browser, device, and operating system of a client making an HTTP request. This API empowers developers to simulate various user agents for different purposes.

Integration is straightforward. Make HTTP requests to the API endpoints with the desired parameters, such as browser type, device, and operating system. The API will respond with dynamically generated user agent strings that match your specifications.

This API finds utility in web scraping, automated testing, user privacy enhancement, content adaptation, A/B testing, and more. It enables developers to create user agents tailored to specific scenarios, improving compatibility and privacy.

Yes, the API supports generating randomized user agents. By regularly changing user agents, you can mitigate tracking attempts and enhance user privacy during online interactions.

Yes, the API allows you to generate user agent strings for various mobile devices and operating systems, enabling accurate emulation of mobile browsing experiences.

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