Messing with Chatter

posted Oct 24, 2011, 7:56 AM by Ezra Kenigsberg

#DataTipOfTheDay 2011-10-24

Q: "How can I play with the Chatter API?"

A: Two steps, five minutes!

1) If you don't already have one, get a free Developer Edition instance of Salesforce by navigating to, then clicking on "Get a Free Developer Edition" and filling out the form.

2) Install a free Appexchange app into your DE org for open source code to get you started. Some recommendations:
-- blocks naughty words in Chatter posts and comments
-- shows leaderboards of who's using Chatter and how much