Getting started - where do I begin exploring the API?

Thanks for being a part of our beta! The OpenAI API is built to flexibly solve a number of language tasks with a unified text-in, text-out interface.

Learn more about what the API is capable of, or jump right in and start sending your own requests:

  • Introduction
    Get an overview of how the API works and how you can interface with the language models in different ways.

  • Playground
    Experiment and iterate with different prompts and generations.

  • Developer Quick Start
    Learn how to hook into the API programmatically.

  • Example prompts
    See examples of how other people are using the API.