Basic information

Understand the information you need to know when using the Digital River API.

API environment

All Digital River API requests are sent to https://api.digitalriver.com.

REST

The Digital River API is a RESTful API. That means Digital River designed this API to allow you to retrieve, create, update, and delete objects with the HTTP verbs GET, POST, and DELETE.

JSON

The Digital River API speaks exclusively in JSON. You should always set the content-type header to application/json to ensure the API accepts and processes your requests.