Real Email API
The Real Email API documentation
This endpoint allows you to validate an email address.
> GET /api/email/validate?email=EMAIL_ADDRESS HTTP/1.1
> Host: isitarealemail.com
> Accept: application/json
> Authorization: bearer YOUR_API_KEY
< HTTP/1.1 200 OK
< Content-Type: application/json
< Content-Length: 20
An example example using curl would look like this.
curl 'https://email@example.com' \
-H 'Authorization: bearer xxxx'
The email address is provided as a query parameter. This is the email address to validate. eg 'firstname.lastname@example.org'
This is provided as the authorization http header. You can get your api key from the Real Email dashboard.
Your authentication token. eg
Authorization: bearer xxxx where
xxxx is your api key.
The email address is valid
|valid||The email address is valid.|
|invalid||The email address is invalid. It is either malformed, there is no mail server at the domain or the address does not exist on the server.|
|unknown||It cannot be determined if the email address exists in the mail server. This may happen if there is a mail server which is unresponsive. These validations are not charged. Depending on your use case you may want to block or allow unknown's.|