Getting information about external links to the site

Returns examples of external links to site pages.

  1. Request format
  2. Response format
  3. Response codes

Request format

GET https://api.webmaster.yandex.net/v4/user/{user-id}/hosts/{host-id}/links/external/samples/[?offset={offset}&limit={limit}]

Path parameters

Name Required Type Default value Description
user-id Yes int64 User ID. Required when calling all Yandex.Webmaster API resources. To get it, use the GET /user/ method.
host-id Yes host id The site ID. To get it, use the GET /user/{user-id}/hosts/ method.

Query parameters

Name Required Type Default value Description
offset No int32 0 Offset in the list. The minimum value is 0.
limit No int32 10 Page size (1-100).

Response format

Examples

{
  "count": 1,
  "links": [
    {
      "source_url": "explicit error message",
      "destination_url": "explicit error message",
      "discovery_date": "2016-01-01",
      "source_last_access_date": "2016-01-01",
    }, ...
  ]
}
Name Required Type Description
count Yes int64 The number of example links available.
source_url Yes string The URL of the page that contains the link to the site.
destination_url Yes url The target page URL (where the link points to).
discovery date Yes Date The date when the link was detected.
source_last_access_date Yes Date The date when the robot last visited the target page.

Response codes

To view the response structure in detail, click the reason.

Code Reason Description
200 OK
403

INVALID_USER_ID

The ID of the user who issued the token differs from the one specified in the request. In the examples below, {user_id} shows the correct uid of the OAuth token owner.

{
  "error_code": "INVALID_USER_ID",
  "available_user_id": 1,
  "error_message": "Invalid user id. {user_id} should be used."
}
404 HOST_NOT_VERIFIED
Site management rights are not verified.
{
  "error_code": "HOST_NOT_VERIFIED",
  "host_id": "http:ya.ru:80",
  "error_message": "some string"
}