List all folders belonging to a user profile.


This method requires authentication.

Request parameters

This method will list the folders belonging to a user account. To list the bookmarks inside a folder use method issuu.bookmarks.list

Name Data type Description
apiKey string Application key for the account
signature string See Signing Requests
resultOrder enum "asc" or "desc". Default value is "asc"
startIndex integer Zero based index from where to start pagination
pageSize integer Maximum number of folders to be returned. Value must be between 0 - 30. Default is 10
folderSortBy enum Response parameter to sort the result by. Sorting can only be done on a single parameter. Default is no particular sort order
responseParams list Comma-separated list of response parameters to be returned. If no value is submitted all parameters will be returned
format enum Must be "xml" or "json" - default is "xml". See Getting Started for further details
jsonCallback string Function wrapper for JSONP requests. See Getting Started for further details

Example request: \
    &apiKey=g0ch5rj9ywztlo022w70naymutm2fbbg \
    &startIndex=0 \

Response parameters

Name Data type Description
folderId string Unique identifier of the folder
username string Owner of the folder
name string Name of the folder
description string Description of folder content
items integer Number of bookmarks in folder
created date Timestamp for when folder was created

Example responses

<rsp stat="ok">
  <result totalCount="1" startIndex="0" pageSize="10" more="false">
    <folder folderId="4c3ba964-60c3-4349-94d0-ff86db2d47c9" username="ferrogate" name="Cool stuff" description="Stuff I have collected" items="0" created="2009-07-12T19:52:15.000Z"/>
    "rsp": {
        "_content": {
            "result": {
                "totalCount": 1,
                "startIndex": 0,
                "pageSize": 10,
                "more": false,
                "_content": [
                        "folder": {
                            "folderId": "4c3ba964-60c3-4349-94d0-ff86db2d47c9",
                            "username": "ferrogate",
                            "name": "Cool stuff",
                            "description": "Stuff I have collected",
                            "items": 0,
                            "created": "2009-07-12T19:52:15.000Z"
        "stat": "ok"


Error codes

Code Message
009 Authentication required
010 Invalid API key
200 Required field is missing
201 Invalid field format