Getting information about popular queries

Gets a list of the top 500 search queries the site was shown for in the search results over the past week. You can choose 500 queries with the most displays or 500 queries with the most clicks.

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

Request format

GET https://api.webmaster.yandex.net/v4/user/{user-id}/hosts/{host-id}/search-queries/popular/?order_by={order_by}[&query_indicator={query_indicator}]

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
order_by Yes ApiQueryOrderField Indicator for sorting queries.
query_indicator No ApiQueryIndicator Indicators for displaying queries.

Query sorting order (ApiQueryOrderField)

Indicator Description
TOTAL_SHOWS The number of displays.
TOTAL_CLICKS The number of clicks.

Response format

Examples

{
  "queries": [
    {
      "query_id": "a08b",
      "query_text": "some text",
      "indicators": {
        "TOTAL_SHOWS": 1.1, ...
      }
    }, ...
  ],
  "date_from": "2016-01-01",
  "date_to": "2016-01-01"
}
Name Required Type Description
query_id Yes int64 The request ID.
query_text Yes string Query text.
TOTAL_SHOWS Yes ApiQueryIndicator The query indicator (can be omitted if its value is not defined).
date_from Yes datetime The start date of the range.
date_to Yes datetime The end date of the range.

Query indicators (ApiQueryIndicator)

Indicator Description
TOTAL_SHOWS The number of displays.
TOTAL_CLICKS The number of clicks.
AVG_SHOW_POSITION The average position of the display.
AVG_CLICK_POSITION Average click position.

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"
}
HOST_NOT_INDEXED
The Sitemap file is missing.
{
  "error_code": "HOST_NOT_INDEXED", //errorCode. 
  "host_id": "http:ya.ru:80", //id хоста. host id. 
  "error_message": "some string" //Error message. 
}
HOST_NOT_LOADED

The site data isn't uploaded to Yandex.Webmaster yet.

{
  "error_code": "HOST_NOT_LOADED",
  "host_id": "http:ya.ru:80",
  "error_message": "some string"
}