Generate an API key

Estimated time to complete: 2 minutes
Requirements: An account on callnowbutton.com

If you website runs on WordPress, you can choose to manage the Call Now Button from the web app or directly from inside Wordpress.

To manage the Call Now Button from inside WordPress, you can upgrade the free Call Now Button plugin with an API key to activate all features.

Step 1

Sign into your Call Now Button account here.

Step 2

Now click on the profile icon to reveal the Account settings panel.

Profile icon to reveal the Call Now Button Account settings.
Profile icon to reveal the Call Now Button Account settings.

Step 3

Then click on the API keys box to expand the section.

Here you see an overview of your previously created API keys and you have the option to create a new one.

The Call Now Button Account settings panel.
The Call Now Button Account settings panel

Step 4

Enter a random name that helps you remember in the future why you created the API.

Generate a new API key for the Call Now Button
Generate a new API key for the Call Now Button

Step 5

Click Generate new API key to store the name and generate a unique new key.

Step 6

A modal will appear with the key. Make sure you copy and paste the code directly into the plugin as you will never see this key again. If you need it again you will have to generate a new key.

The newly created API key will appear in a modal
The newly created Call Now Button API key will appear in a modal