The following examples show how to use the YouTube Data API (v3) to perform functions related to user activity.
Retrieve a list of channel activities
YouTube Data API (v2) functionality: User activity feeds
To retrieve a list of events related to a particular channel, call the
activities.list method using one of the following two methods to identify the channel:
mineparameter value to
trueto retrieve a list of the currently authenticated user's activities. Your request must be authorized using OAuth 2.0.
channelIdparameter to the YouTube channel ID that uniquely identifies the channel for which you are retrieving an activity list. This example sets the
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Retrieve a list of subscription activities
YouTube Data API (v2) functionality: Subscription activity feeds
Subscription activities refer to events associated with channels that the authenticated user subscribes to. To retrieve a list of subscription activities for the currently authenticated user, call the
activities.list method and set the
home parameter's value to
true. The request must be authorized using OAuth 2.0.