Is there a way to convert the channel id to the name of the channel?
The channel ID is the same as the user ID. Here’s some v5 endpoints:
These are also available:
https://api.twitch.tv/kraken/users?login=<user login>,<user login>,<user login>
List of user objects by comma-separated IDs
https://api.twitch.tv/kraken/users?id=<user ID>,<user ID>,<user ID>
List of channel objects by comma-separated IDs
https://api.twitch.tv/kraken/channels?id=<channel ID>,<channel ID>,<channel ID>
Thanks so much. It looks like I have to use the Twitch API to do what I need to do.
It would be extremely helpful if twitch offered something like twitter and discord, where we can have a permalink to the channel id on our site, and twitch handles the redirect.
For example, twitter has
Does twitch have something like:
I’ve never seen this feature on Twitch, I am fairly certain it does not exists. You could suggest it or upvote an existing suggestion on the UserVoice.