searchitunes

Light module to search the Apple iTunes Store and App Store

searchitunes

Light node.js module to quickly search the Apple iTunes Store and App Store for music, apps, etc.

Stable: npm install searchitunes

Source: npm install fvdm/nodejs-searchitunes

parametertyperequireddescription
paramsobjectyesobject with search parameters
callbackfunctionyesfunction to process results

Params: API documentation

The callback function receives two parameters: err and data. On success err is null and data is the result object. On error err is an instance of Error and data is not set, see Errors below.

var searchitunes = require ('searchitunes');
 
// Find free Github app for iPhone in Dutch App Store 
searchitunes (
  {
    entity: 'software',
    country: 'NL',
    term: 'github',
    limit: 1,
    price: 0
  },
  function (errdata) {
    if (err) {
 
      // Error 
      console.log ('Search failed: %s', err.message);
 
    } else {
 
      // All good 
      console.log (data);
 
    }
  }
);
{
  resultCount: 1,
  results: [
    {
      kind: 'software',
      features: [
        'iosUniversal'
      ],
      supportedDevices: [
        'iPad23G',
        'iPhone5',
        'iPadMini4G',
        'iPhone5s',
        'iPad2Wifi',
        'iPadFourthGen4G',
        'iPadThirdGen4G',
        'iPhone4S',
        'iPadFourthGen',
        'iPodTouchFifthGen',
        'iPadThirdGen',
        'iPhone4',
        'iPhone5c',
        'iPadMini'
      ],
      advisories: [],
      isGameCenterEnabled: false,
      screenshotUrls: [
        'http://a5.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple/v4/89/22/af/8922afb3-2977-112d-9a6c-517195e90923/screen1136x1136.jpeg',
        'http://a5.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple6/v4/72/e2/ef/72e2efff-81fe-2072-2e79-159ab412f39a/screen1136x1136.jpeg',
        'http://a4.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple/v4/e2/9a/69/e29a69d2-7fbe-e4bb-0b96-656789a0fcd8/screen1136x1136.jpeg',
        'http://a2.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple6/v4/a2/ec/f2/a2ecf2b9-8880-55ea-e51f-77a14a4b1e38/screen1136x1136.jpeg',
        'http://a1.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple/v4/3b/70/e4/3b70e426-3d06-cca4-388c-23ca0754c878/screen1136x1136.jpeg'
      ],
      ipadScreenshotUrls: [
        'http://a1.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple4/v4/34/49/b4/3449b49d-9159-aa13-bd7f-650d5d61fae7/screen480x480.jpeg',
        'http://a3.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple6/v4/48/9f/76/489f7624-6748-a7f9-33f7-4989b1ea9be8/screen480x480.jpeg',
        'http://a3.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple6/v4/b4/6d/50/b46d5066-4bf0-b74a-ee56-23a2901f49e2/screen480x480.jpeg',
        'http://a2.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple/v4/4b/76/78/4b7678b7-93bf-dd9e-22bc-7992a7c30ebd/screen480x480.jpeg',
        'http://a3.mzstatic.com/eu/r30/Purple4/v4/95/79/61/95796168-cad7-322f-cb42-a189997084cb/screen480x480.jpeg'
      ],
      artworkUrl60: 'http://a1453.phobos.apple.com/us/r30/Purple2/v4/7c/f3/10/7cf31092-9315-6d88-8a8f-f7654fc3c477/Icon.png',
      artworkUrl512: 'http://a1363.phobos.apple.com/us/r30/Purple4/v4/47/96/97/479697ad-2032-3cb6-af4c-1ed00afe6848/mzl.sdsxxvxi.png',
      artistViewUrl: 'https://itunes.apple.com/nl/artist/dillon-buchanan/id551531425?uo=4',
      artistId: 551531425,
      artistName: 'Dillon Buchanan',
      price: 0,
      version: '2.3.3',
      description: '...',
      currency: 'EUR',
      genres: [
        'Productiviteit', 'Sociaal netwerken'
      ],
      genreIds: [
        '6007', '6005'
      ],
      releaseDate: '2013-10-01T01:00:56Z',
      sellerName: 'Dillon Buchanan',
      bundleId: 'com.dillonbuchanan.codehub',
      trackId: 707173885,
      trackName: 'CodeHub - GitHub for iOS',
      primaryGenreName: 'Productivity',
      primaryGenreId: 6007,
      releaseNotes: '...',
      minimumOsVersion: '7.0',
      wrapperType: 'software',
      formattedPrice: 'Gratis',
      trackCensoredName: 'CodeHub - GitHub for iOS',
      languageCodesISO2A: [
        'EN'
      ],
      fileSizeBytes: '20558576',
      contentAdvisoryRating: '4+',
      averageUserRatingForCurrentVersion: 5,
      userRatingCountForCurrentVersion: 3,
      artworkUrl100: 'http://a1363.phobos.apple.com/us/r30/Purple4/v4/47/96/97/479697ad-2032-3cb6-af4c-1ed00afe6848/mzl.sdsxxvxi.png',
      trackViewUrl: 'https://itunes.apple.com/nl/app/codehub-github-for-ios/id707173885?mt=8&uo=4',
      trackContentRating: '4+',
      averageUserRating: 4.5,
      userRatingCount: 13
    }
  ]
}
messagedescription
request failedRequest can not be made, see err.error
request closedRequest was closed too early
invalid responseAPI returned unreadable data, see err.body
invalid paramsClient provided no or invalid parameters
no resultsNo results received

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