You can generate api key on affiliate area in Tools tab. Api key contains your encrypted partner id, by which you are identified in our partner program. Api key can be regenerate at any time. After this operation all the previously generated variants of api key will be no more valid.
We recommend you not to expose your api key. In case there is a chance that your api key became known to other people it’s a good idea to generate it again. This will help to display correct activities statics in the future and more promptly fix possible api usage issues.
Api key is not meant for data protection since all the data are open. Its primary objective is identification of a client as a registered user of our partner program as well as protection from unauthorized use of api.