How does the API work? Jon October 27, 2017 21:12 Updated Follow Developers can get started with the ShapeShift API documentation by clicking here. Check out our video that demonstrates the process in more detail. Related articles Who is the ShapeShift API for? What is the ShapeShift API? How do I get a coin added? What is the Deposit Address? Is there a way for me to get higher deposit limits for my transaction?