How Does the API Work? Jon September 07, 2018 21:33 Updated Follow Developers can get started with the ShapeShift API documentation by clicking here. Watch our video that demonstrates the process in more detail. Related articles Who is the ShapeShift API For? What are the Benefits to Being a ShapeShift Affiliate? What is the ShapeShift API? Why Does My Order Say "Please Contact Our Crypto Specialists"? Is There a Way for Me to Get Higher Deposit Limits for My Transaction?