REST API: GET emailing (Publisher)

You can use the REST API to retrieve a summary of a mailing with an HTTP GET call to the following URL:

https://api.copernica.com/v2/publisher/emailing/$id?access_token=xxxx

Where $id should be replaced with the ID of the mailing you want summarized.

Returned fields

The method returns a JSON object representing an emailing in the data field. The emailing contains the following fields:

  • id: The ID of the mailing
  • timestamp: The timestamp
  • document: ID of the document used for the mailing
  • template: ID of the template used for the mailing
  • subject: Subject of the mailing
  • from_address: The from address of the mailing as an array. (With properties 'name' and 'email')
  • destinations: The number of destinations.
  • testgroups: Amount of testgroups
  • finalgroup: ID of the final group (only relevant in case of a splitrun)
  • type: The type of mailing: mass or individual.
  • clicks: Amount of clicks for this mailing
  • impressions: Amount of opens for this mailing
  • contenttype: The type of content in the mailing: html, text or both.
  • target: Array containing the target type and the ID and type of its sources (for example the database a collection belongs to).

JSON Example

The JSON might look something like this:

{  
   "id":"1281",
   "timestamp":"2010-04-14 15:02:14",
   "document":"114",
   "template":"621",
   "subject":"Reminder",
   "from_address":{  
      "name":"test",
      "email":"test@copernica.nl"
   },
   "destinations":"3",
   "testgroups":0,
   "type":"individual",
   "clicks":"5",
   "impressions":"2",
   "contenttype":"html",
   "target":{  
      "type":"database",
      "sources":[  
         {  
            "id":"214",
            "type":"database"
         }
      ]
   }
}

PHP example

The script below demonstrates how to use this API method. Don't forget to replace the ID in the URL before executing the call.

// dependencies
require_once('copernica_rest_api.php');

// change this into your access token
$api = new CopernicaRestAPI("your-access-token", 2);

// execute the call
print_r($api->get("publisher/emailing/{$emailingID}"));

This example requires the REST API class

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