Orkut Application Platform

The orkut application platform enables developers to build social applications for the millions of orkut users around the world. It is based on OpenSocial, an open specification that provides developers a consistent interface for accessing data from various social networks.


Here, you will find all the technical information you need in order to develop great applications for the Orkut platform: developer guides, tutorials, articles and more.


Connect with other Orkut developers! It's a great way to find answers to your questions. Answers are as welcome as questions: even if you are not an expert yet, your knowledge can help hundreds of beginners!


Stay up to date on the latest Orkut news. Here, you will find links to our main announcement channels.

Terms & Relationship

Here, you will find detailed information about the Terms of Service for each of the main features of our platform as well as other information about our relationship with developers.

Getting Started

  1. Read about the two main types of application.
  2. Decide whether you wish to write an on-site or an off-site application.
  3. For on-site apps, read the On-Site App Developer Guide
  4. For off-site apps, read the Guide to Off-Site Apps

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