API Reference / API Methods / Api Keys
Jun. 03, 2019
List of methods
Adding and Generating API keys
Add API keyis executed on the Algolia server;
Generate Secured API keyis executed on your own server, not Algolia’s.
- Keys added appear on the dashboard; keys generated don’t.
- You add keys that are fixed and have very precise permissions. They are often used to target specific indices, users, or application use-cases. They are also used to generate Secured API Keys.