Retrieve the tags assigned to all blog posts for all blogs 

To retrieve the tags that have been assigned to all of the posts in all of the blogs on the Blogs server, use the HTTP GET request to retrieve the tags category document.

This method returns the tags assigned to all blog posts. If you want to retrieve the tags assigned to a single blog, see Retrieve the tags assigned to a specific blog.

Table 1. Atom API request details

Method Resource URI Output representation
GET blog posting tags category document {homepage}/feed/tags/atom

Note: {homepage} represents the blog handle of the blog configured to be the home page of the Blogs application. The handle is defined when the home page blog is created by the administrator.

A list of all tags associated with blog posts in an Atom category document as defined in the Atompub specification.




A category Atom document of blog entry tags.

Returned HTTP headers

HTTP/1.1 200 OK



GET /blogs/home/feed/tags/atom HTTP/1.1


HTTP/1.1 200 OK
<?xml version='1.0'?>
  <atom:category term='animal' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='blogs' snx:frequency='6'/>
  <atom:category term='books' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='broadway' snx:frequency='2'/>
  <atom:category term='css' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='economy' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='entry' snx:frequency='2'/>
  <atom:category term='example' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='extinct' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='fashion' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='geek' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='health' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='ibm' snx:frequency='1'/>
  <atom:category term='skiing' snx:frequency='2'/>
  <atom:category term='travel' snx:frequency='6'/>
  <atom:category term='zoo' snx:frequency='3'/>

Parent topic

Work with tags

Related reference
Retrieve the tags assigned to a specific blog