Poll Cards

GET accounts/:account_id/cards/poll

Retrieve details for some or all poll cards associated with the current account.

Resource URL

https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/:account_id/cards/poll

Parameters

Name Description
account_id
required

The identifier for the leveraged account. Appears within the resource's path and is generally a required parameter for all Advertiser API requests excluding GET accounts. The specified account must be associated with the authenticated user.

Type: string

Example: 18ce54d4x5t

card_ids
optional

Scope the response to just the desired poll cards by specifying a comma-separated list of identifiers. Up to 200 IDs may be provided.

Type: string

Example: 57i77

count
optional

Specifies the number of records to try and retrieve per distinct request.

Type: int

Default: 200
Min, Max: 1, 1000
cursor
optional

Specifies a cursor to get the next page of results. See Pagination for more information.

Type: string

Example: 8x7v00oow

q
optional

An optional query to scope cards by name. Omit this parameter to retrieve all. Maximum length: 80 characters.

Type: string

Example: night

sort_by
optional

Sorts by supported attribute in ascending or descending order. See Sorting for more information.

Type: string

Example: created_at-asc

with_deleted
optional

Include deleted results in your request.

Type: boolean

Default: false
Possible values: true, false
with_total_count
optional

Include the total_count response attribute.

Note: This parameter and cursor are exclusive.

Note: Requests which include total_count will have lower rate limits, currently set at 200 per 15 minutes.

Type: boolean

Default: false
Possible values: true, false

Example Request

GET https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/18ce54d4x5t/cards/poll?card_ids=57i77

Example Response

{
  "request": {
    "params": {
      "card_type": "poll",
      "card_ids": [
        "57i77"
      ],
      "account_id": "18ce54d4x5t"
    }
  },
  "next_cursor": null,
  "data": [
    {
      "video_poster_height": "9",
      "name": "best coast poll",
      "start_time": "2018-01-09T04:51:34Z",
      "first_choice": "East",
      "video_height": "9",
      "video_url": "https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/vmap/950589518557540353.vmap",
      "content_duration_seconds": "8",
      "second_choice": "West",
      "end_time": "2018-01-16T04:51:34Z",
      "id": "57i77",
      "video_width": "16",
      "video_hls_url": "https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/950589518557540353/vid/1280x720/BRkAhPxFoBREIaFA.mp4",
      "created_at": "2018-01-09T04:51:34Z",
      "duration_in_minutes": "10080",
      "card_uri": "card://950590850777497601",
      "updated_at": "2018-01-09T04:51:34Z",
      "video_poster_url": "https://pbs.twimg.com/amplify_video_thumb/950589518557540353/img/nZ1vX_MXYqmvbsXP.jpg",
      "video_poster_width": "16",
      "deleted": false,
      "card_type": "VIDEO_POLLS"
    }
  ]
}

GET accounts/:account_id/cards/poll/:card_id

Retrieve a specific poll card associated with the current account.

Resource URL

https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/:account_id/cards/poll/:card_id

Parameters

Name Description
account_id
required

The identifier for the leveraged account. Appears within the resource's path and is generally a required parameter for all Advertiser API requests excluding GET accounts. The specified account must be associated with the authenticated user.

Type: string

Example: 18ce54d4x5t

card_id
required

A reference to the poll card you are operating with in the request.

Type: string

Example: 57i8t

with_deleted
optional

Include deleted results in your request.

Type: boolean

Default: false
Possible values: true, false

Example Request

GET https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/18ce54d4x5t/cards/poll/57i8t

Example Response

{
  "request": {
    "params": {
      "card_type": "poll",
      "card_id": "57i8t",
      "account_id": "18ce54d4x5t"
    }
  },
  "data": {
    "name": "text only poll",
    "start_time": "2018-01-09T05:03:05Z",
    "first_choice": "Morning",
    "second_choice": "Evening",
    "end_time": "2018-01-11T05:03:05Z",
    "id": "57i8t",
    "created_at": "2018-01-09T05:03:05Z",
    "duration_in_minutes": "2880",
    "card_uri": "card://950593749658189824",
    "updated_at": "2018-01-09T05:03:05Z",
    "deleted": false,
    "card_type": "TEXT_POLLS"
  }
}

POST accounts/:account_id/cards/poll

Create a new poll card associated with the specified account. This endpoint supports creating poll cards with either an image, a video, or no media. Polls with media are referred to as Media Forward Polls.

Note: The Media Forward Polls product is in beta and requires the PROMOTED_MEDIA_POLLS account feature.

Note: It is not possible to update (PUT) poll cards.

Resource URL

https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/:account_id/cards/poll

Parameters

Name Description
account_id
required

The identifier for the leveraged account. Appears within the resource's path and is generally a required parameter for all Advertiser API requests excluding GET accounts. The specified account must be associated with the authenticated user.

Type: string

Example: 18ce54d4x5t

duration_in_minutes
required

The amount of time (in minutes) the poll will remain open. After the specified duration_in_minutes, the poll will close and votes will no longer be accepted. This corresponds to end_time in the response.

Note: This starts as soon as the card is created and not when it is added to a Tweet.

Type: int

Min, Max: 5, 10080

first_choice
required

The first poll choice. Maximum length: 25 characters.

Type: string

Example: One

name
required

The name for the card.

Type: string

Example: poll card

second_choice
required

The second poll choice.Maximum length: 25 characters.

Type: string

Example: Two

fourth_choice
optional

The fourth poll choice. Maximum length: 25 characters.

Note: The first, second, and third choices must be set when using this parameter.

Type: string

Example: Four

media_key
optional

The media_key of a media library image or video which will be used in this card.

This is a write-only field. In the response, the API will provide a Twitter URL for this media.

Note: The image or video must be in the account's media library.

Note: A minimum image width of 800px and a width:height aspect ratio of 1.91:1 is required.

third_choice
optional

The third poll choice. Maximum length: 25 characters.

Note: The first and second choices must be set when using this parameter.

Type: string

Example: Three

Example Request

POST https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/18ce54d4x5t/cards/poll?duration_in_minutes=10080&first_choice=East&second_choice=West&media_key=13_950589518557540353&name=best coast poll

Example Response

{
  "request": {
    "params": {
      "first_choice": "East",
      "name": "best coast poll",
      "second_choice": "West",
      "media_key": "13_950589518557540353",
      "duration_in_minutes": 10080
    }
  },
  "data": {
    "video_poster_height": "9",
    "name": "best coast poll",
    "start_time": "2018-01-09T04:51:34Z",
    "first_choice": "East",
    "video_height": "9",
    "video_url": "https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/vmap/950589518557540353.vmap",
    "content_duration_seconds": "8",
    "second_choice": "West",
    "end_time": "2018-01-16T04:51:34Z",
    "id": "57i77",
    "video_width": "16",
    "video_hls_url": "https://video.twimg.com/amplify_video/950589518557540353/vid/1280x720/BRkAhPxFoBREIaFA.mp4",
    "created_at": "2018-01-09T04:51:34Z",
    "duration_in_minutes": "10080",
    "card_uri": "card://950590850777497601",
    "updated_at": "2018-01-09T04:51:34Z",
    "video_poster_url": "https://pbs.twimg.com/amplify_video_thumb/950589518557540353/img/nZ1vX_MXYqmvbsXP.jpg",
    "video_poster_width": "16",
    "deleted": false,
    "card_type": "VIDEO_POLLS"
  }
}

DELETE accounts/:account_id/cards/poll/:card_id

Permanently delete the specified poll card belonging to the current account.

Note: This is a hard delete. As a result, it is not possible to retrieve deleted cards.

Resource URL

https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/:account_id/cards/poll/:card_id

Parameters

Name Description
account_id
required

The identifier for the leveraged account. Appears within the resource's path and is generally a required parameter for all Advertiser API requests excluding GET accounts. The specified account must be associated with the authenticated user.

Type: string

Example: 18ce54d4x5t

card_id
required

A reference to the poll card you are operating with in the request.

Type: string

Example: 57i9t

Example Request

DELETE https://ads-api.twitter.com/8/accounts/18ce54d4x5t/cards/poll/57i9t

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "name": "poll with image",
    "start_time": "2018-01-09T05:10:51Z",
    "id": "57i9t",
    "created_at": "2018-01-09T05:10:51Z",
    "updated_at": "2018-01-09T05:11:04Z",
    "deleted": true,
    "card_type": "IMAGE_POLLS"
  },
  "request": {
    "params": {
      "card_id": "57i9t",
      "card_type": "poll",
      "account_id": "18ce54d4x5t"
    }
  }
}

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