Web API Component Tutorial Series


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Web API’s can be a little tricky to understand at first. But don’t worry, we’ll help you become a pro at them! We have been working on a Web API tutorial series where you can see and recreate different examples of apps that use the Web API component in them.

I will be posting all the videos in this Tutorial Series in this topic. Feel free to leave any comments or questions you may have in the comments section for the video on YouTube!

Here’s the first video. A guide on how to use the Web API Component on Thunkable!

1) How To Use The Web API Component on Thunkable


Introduction to APIs
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In these tutorials, learn how to make a Restaurant Suggestion app using the Yelp Database and the Web API Component. This app will take your current location, connect to Yelp, and suggest a restaurant from a list of 50 restaurants closest to you. If you don’t like the button, click on the ‘Pick A Restaurant’ button and get another suggestion!

2) How to use the Thunkable Web API Component: Yelp Restaurant Suggestion App

Part 1

Part 2

Click here to see the full project.


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Learn how to make a Weather App using the Open Weather Map Database and the Web API Component. This app will let you pick a city, show you the current weather there, along with a map of the city. To get another city, just click on another one from the list of cities!

3) How to use the Thunkable Web API Component: Weather App

Part 1

Part 2

Here’s a link to the full project.


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4) How to use the Thunkable Web API Component: Lyrics App

Get ready for your next Karaoke night with the Lyrics app! In this tutorial, learn how to build an app that gives you the lyrics to a song when you enter the name of the singer and the song title.

Click here for a link to the full project.


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5) How to use the Thunkable Web API Component: QR Code Scanner App

In this tutorial, learn how to build an app that scans a QR Code and tells you what the QR Code is for.

Part 1

Part 2

Click here for a link to the full project.


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6) How to use the Thunkable Web API Component: Advice App

In this tutorial, learn how to build an app that speaks out pieces of Advice to you using the Advice Slip’s database and the Web API component.

Click here for a link to the full project.


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7) How to use the Thunkable Web API Component: Countries Information App

In this tutorial, learn how to build an app that gives you information about any country using the countries database and the Web API component.

Part 1

Part 2

Click here for a link to the full project.