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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]