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Allows you to get information on Swarm. To get a swarm's members, please see GetMembersBySwarm.





Return Formats: 



HTTP Method(s):




API rate limited (about rate limiting):

1 call per request



  • swarm_id.  Required.  Specifies the ID of the swarm whose tweets you are trying to access. 
    • Example: 1015 (the id for the Money swarm)
  • consumer_key. Optional. Specifies your application's consumer key. Does not count an API request against your IP address. Apply for one now.
  • format. Optional. Specifies the requested return format. Current the only supported return format is JSON.



Response (about return values): 

          JSON Object (truncated):








"purpose":"A swarm for anyone interested in the economy, stocks, bonds, personal finance and other issues about money.",


"tags":"money, economics, finance, stocks, bonds, trading, taxes, capital, markets",

"datecreated":"2008-10-10 13:59:37",







Usage examples:   


See Code Samples




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