NationBuilder, a community organization system, has announced the launch of the brand new NationBuilder platform and the release of the brand new NationBuilder API which helps developers to create community organizing-driven applications.
NationBuilder is a nonpartisan, open platform that allows users to create, grow and manage online communities (a community is called a nation) centered around community organizing and common causes. Users can create community organization websites, access a people database, and use communication tools such as email, text messaging and social media.
The new NationBuilder API allows developers to create applications that incorporate NationBuilder’s community organizing system functionality using a variety of endpoints including (but not limited to):
There are several client libraries and code examples available which include Ruby, PHP and Python. Developers interested in using the NationBuilder platform and API can find more information on the Developer Website.