Get the My Topics feed 

Get a feed that includes all of the topics that the authenticated user created. You can narrow down the topics that are returned by passing parameters to the request that you use to retrieve the feed.

Table 1. Atom API request details

Resource Description
/atom/topics/my Lists all forum topics created by the currently authenticated user or forums associated with communities to which the user is a member. Returns a feed containing topic entries.

You can use one or more of the input parameters to limit the number of forums returned in the feed. Separate multiple parameters with an ampersand (&).

Table 2. Input parameters

Parameter Description
communityUuid String. The unique ID of a community. Limits the returned entries to include only those forums associated with the specified community.
email Internet email address of a user. Specify this parameter to limit the returned entries to include only those topics that were created by the specified person. Format the HTTP request using the proper URL encoding. For example, the encoded form of the @ symbol is %40 as in:

Note: Do not use this parameter if IBM Connections is configured to prevent email addresses from being displayed. It will return an error code 400 for an invalid request. Use the userid parameter instead.

filter Identifies the topic type to return. Options are:

  • answeredquestions

  • questions

  • topics

The default value is topics.

page Page number. Specifies the page to be returned. The default value is 1.
ps Page size. Specifies the number of entries to return per page.
since Returns all entries last modified since a specified date. Specify the date in the number of milliseconds since January 1, 1970, 00:00:00 GMT time.
sortBy String. Specifies what to sort the returned entries by. Options are:

    Sorts the results by creation date.


    Sorts the results by the date on which they were last modified.

sortOrder Defines the order in which to sort the results. Options are:




tag Returns entries with the specified tag.

Note: Search by one tag at a time.

userid Unique ID that represents a specific person. This value is specified in the <snx:userid> element. Specify this parameter to limit the returned entries to include only those topics that were created by the specified person.
view Identifies the authenticated user's relationship to the forum. Options are:

    Forums you are following.


    Community forums of which you are a member.


The default value is owner.


An Atom feed document containing the forum atom entries.

Parent topic

Getting Forums feeds