Get a list of configured blogs for the calling user.


This method requires authentication with 'read' permission.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
service (Optional)
Optionally only return blogs for a given service id. You can get a list of from flickr.blogs.getServices().

Example Response

  <blog id="73" name="Bloxus test" needspassword="0" url="" />
  <blog id="74" name="Manila Test" needspassword="1" url="" />

The needspassword attribute indicates whether a call to flickr.blogs.postPhoto for this blog will require a password to be sent. When flickr has a password already stored, needspassword is 0

Error Codes

95: SSL is required
SSL is required to access the Flickr API.
96: Invalid signature
The passed signature was invalid.
97: Missing signature
The call required signing but no signature was sent.
98: Login failed / Invalid auth token
The login details or auth token passed were invalid.
99: User not logged in / Insufficient permissions
The method requires user authentication but the user was not logged in, or the authenticated method call did not have the required permissions.
100: Invalid API Key
The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.

API Explorer

API Explorer : flickr.blogs.getList