The Placid REST API uses authentication via an API token. It is passed along with every API call to identify your account and access the templates from your project.

Placid API token

Placid API tokens are project-specific. For every API project you create, you'll get a unique token.

  • Log in on
  • Go to the Projects overview
  • Choose the project you want to generate images for
  • Click API Tokens in the left menu

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All of your Placid requests must contain a header with your API token.

Authorization: Bearer {TOKEN}