Get Started with the SOAP Web Services API
Use these topics to connect your development environment to the Marketing Cloud SOAP API and get sample code for common API scenarios.
- Authenticate your SOAP API calls. The first step in an API-based integration is authenticating your calls. OAuth access token authentication is the most secure way to authenticate SOAP API calls.
- WSDL and endpoint links. When connecting to the SOAP API, use the correct WSDL links and endpoints for your stack.
- Choose your programming language. Configure your development environment to connect to the API. First, choose the SDK for your preferred programming language.
- API starter kits. API starter kits include code samples containing the most common tasks developers use the Marketing Cloud API for.