Joke By Type -


Authentication:

An API Key is required and is provide by RapidAPI

API response format:

All API endpoints follow their respective browser URLs, but we adjust the response formatting to be more suited for an API based on the provided HTTP Accept header.

Accepted Accept headers:

  • text/html - HTML response (default response format)
  • application/json - JSON response
  • text/plain - Plain text response

Note: Requests made via curl which do not set an Accept header will respond with text/plain by default.

Endpoint:

GET https://dad-jokes.p.rapidapi.com/joke/type/:type

Example: GET https://dad-jokes.p.rapidapi.com/joke/type/knock-knock

Hint: Returns all jokes with the given type. Can be controlled with a query param limit

Fetching Joke a based of ID as JSON:


    "success": true,
    "body": [
        {
            "_id": "5f80ccd641785ba7c7d27b55",
            "type": "knock-knock",
            "setup": "Knock knock. Who's there? A broken pencil. A broken pencil who?",
            "punchline": "Never mind. It's pointless."
        },
    ]