What is the IPFS API?

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Files uploaded to IPFS will be public and searchable by their CID.

The IPFS API enables you to easily upload and get your data pinned automatically to IPFS. With IPFS API, your data will be stored in a decentralized manner, which makes it resistant to tampering and censorship.

For more info on how IPFS works please see What is IPFS?.

IPFS API Features

The IPFS API provides the following functionality out of the box to power the dapps you are building: