{"_id":"5cf0499305f9a8000e4ad7f5","project":"5589ceae9883a40d00c433f3","version":{"_id":"5589ceae9883a40d00c433f6","__v":10,"project":"5589ceae9883a40d00c433f3","createdAt":"2015-06-23T21:25:02.865Z","releaseDate":"2015-06-23T21:25:02.865Z","categories":["5589ceaf9883a40d00c433f7","559ab19d2100d117005f1269","57d4a754899ab90e00105e5d","5807813b6d24211900953b99","5819154bf62fee0f00949855","5841d27cae05ac2500ba2680","5846c4ee5d064323007b1774","589e29c72793e937001c15c5","5cf0460e272f2c0014a80d17","5cf047bde14258005d7a374e"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":true,"is_stable":true,"codename":"","version_clean":"1.0.0","version":"1.0"},"category":{"_id":"5cf0460e272f2c0014a80d17","project":"5589ceae9883a40d00c433f3","version":"5589ceae9883a40d00c433f6","__v":0,"sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2019-05-30T21:07:26.309Z","from_sync":false,"order":9999,"slug":"dashboard","title":"Dashboard"},"user":"555297897e64980d008d3baf","__v":0,"metadata":{"title":"","description":"","image":[]},"updates":[],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2019-05-30T21:22:27.473Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","auth":"required","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":999,"body":"Follow these steps to create a new app through the UserKit dashboard.\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"1. Sign in or register\"\n}\n[/block]\nVisit [https://dashboard.userkit.io](https://dashboard.userkit.io) and sign-in or register. If you have already created an app or have access to another app, you'll be brought to the apps list. Otherwise, you'll see the page for creating a new app:\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/a803b2e-ss1.png\",\n        \"ss1.png\",\n        1800,\n        888,\n        \"#efeff0\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"App names have a maximum length of 30 characters.\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/4033498-ss2.png\",\n        \"ss2.png\",\n        1800,\n        658,\n        \"#ebebec\"\n      ],\n      \"caption\": \"Successfully creating an app will display some important details.\"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n- _App id_ - You'll need to provide this unique identifier when using the (widget)[link to widget] or (public API)[link to api docs]\n- _Secret key_ - This secret key provides access to the server API and allows the modification of data.  After refreshing the dashboard, it will now be shown again, but you can always create a new secret key. Store it somewhere safe.\n[block:callout]\n{\n  \"type\": \"info\",\n  \"title\": \"Next Steps: Adjust your app settings\",\n  \"body\": \"From the welcome page, follow the link to App settings or use the **Settings** link found on the side. Learn more about app settings in the [next section](https://docs.userkit.io/v1.0/docs/app-settings).\"\n}\n[/block]","excerpt":"","slug":"creating-a-new-app","type":"basic","title":"Creating a new app"}

Creating a new app


Follow these steps to create a new app through the UserKit dashboard. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "1. Sign in or register" } [/block] Visit [https://dashboard.userkit.io](https://dashboard.userkit.io) and sign-in or register. If you have already created an app or have access to another app, you'll be brought to the apps list. Otherwise, you'll see the page for creating a new app: [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/a803b2e-ss1.png", "ss1.png", 1800, 888, "#efeff0" ], "caption": "App names have a maximum length of 30 characters." } ] } [/block] [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/4033498-ss2.png", "ss2.png", 1800, 658, "#ebebec" ], "caption": "Successfully creating an app will display some important details." } ] } [/block] - _App id_ - You'll need to provide this unique identifier when using the (widget)[link to widget] or (public API)[link to api docs] - _Secret key_ - This secret key provides access to the server API and allows the modification of data. After refreshing the dashboard, it will now be shown again, but you can always create a new secret key. Store it somewhere safe. [block:callout] { "type": "info", "title": "Next Steps: Adjust your app settings", "body": "From the welcome page, follow the link to App settings or use the **Settings** link found on the side. Learn more about app settings in the [next section](https://docs.userkit.io/v1.0/docs/app-settings)." } [/block]