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You can't access Area51 through the API. http://stackapps.com/questions/1517/area51-does-not-show-up-in-the-associated-accounts-query http://stackapps.com/questions/1234/why-i-think-area51-needs-an-api And even if you could, there is no write access in the current API version.


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No, it currently does not. This has been discussed before, and if you really think it needs to be included in the API, you can vote for my feature-request here.


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This is because area51 doesn't have an API. It's not a traditional stack exchange site and runs differently.


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No, Area51 isn't in the API; it's different enough from the Q&A sites that it'd have to have a rather different one anyway. There are currently no plans to make an Area51 API either.


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To be honest I'll never need this but it uses jQuery so it must be awesome. Good Job!


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The discuss.area51 site is technically a meta with a non-standard parent. That's really really weird, and I'm 100% certain there are [app]s out there that will break if we start returning a state: linked_meta site that has no parent. That the API works against discuss.area51 is not guaranteed in the future either, we're not going to drop any ban hammers or ...



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