Get the popular tags for a given user (or the currently logged in user).


This method does not require authentication.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
user_id (Optional)
The NSID of the user to fetch the tag list for. If this argument is not specified, the currently logged in user (if any) is assumed.
count (Optional)
Number of popular tags to return. defaults to 10 when this argument is not present.

Example Response

<who id="12037949754@N01">
    <tag count="10">bar</tag>
    <tag count="11">foo</tag>
    <tag count="147">gull</tag>
    <tag count="3">tags</tag>
    <tag count="3">test</tag>

Error Codes

1: User not found
The user NSID passed was not a valid user NSID and the calling user was not logged in.
100: Invalid API Key
The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.

API Explorer

API Explorer : flickr.tags.getListUserPopular