Create a fixed amount promotion

How to create a fixed amount promotion via API

To create a new fixed amount promotion, send a POST request to the /api/fixed_amount_promotions endpoint, passing the resource arguments in the request body.

Request

POST https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions

Arguments

Body Parameter

Type

Required

type

string

Required

attributes.name

string

Required

attributes.starts_at

datetime

Required

attributes.expires_at

datetime

Required

attributes.total_usage_limit

integer

Required

attributes.reference

string

Optional

attributes.reference_origin

string

Optional

attributes.metadata

object

Optional

attributes.fixed_amount_cents

integer

Required

relationships.market

object

Required, unless in scope

relationships.promotion_rules

array

Optional

relationships.order_amount_promotion_rule

object

Optional

relationships.sku_list_promotion_rule

object

Optional

relationships.coupon_codes_promotion_rule

object

Optional

Example

Request
Response
Request

The following request creates a new fixed amount promotion:

curl -X POST \
https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions \
-H 'Accept: application/vnd.api+json' \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer your-access-token' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/vnd.api+json' \
-d '{
"data": {
"type": "fixed_amount_promotions",
"attributes": {
"name": "Personal promotion",
"starts_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"expires_at": "2018-01-02T12:00:00.000Z",
"total_usage_limit": "5",
"fixed_amount_cents": "1000"
},
"relationships": {
"market": {
"data": {
"type": "markets",
"id": "QWERtyUpBa"
}
}
}
}
}'
Response

On success, the API responds with a 201 Created status code, returning the created resource object:

{
"data": {
"id": "xYZkjABcde",
"type": "fixed_amount_promotions",
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde"
},
"attributes": {
"name": "Personal promotion",
"starts_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"expires_at": "2018-01-02T12:00:00.000Z",
"total_usage_limit": 5,
"total_usage_count": 2,
"active": true,
"created_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"updated_at": "2018-01-01T12:00:00.000Z",
"reference": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE",
"reference_origin": "ANY-EXTERNAL-REFEFERNCE-ORIGIN",
"metadata": {
"foo": "bar"
},
"fixed_amount_cents": 1000,
"fixed_amount_float": 10.0,
"formatted_fixed_amount": "€10,00"
},
"relationships": {
"market": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/relationships/market",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/market"
}
},
"promotion_rules": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/relationships/promotion_rules",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/promotion_rules"
}
},
"order_amount_promotion_rule": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/relationships/order_amount_promotion_rule",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/order_amount_promotion_rule"
}
},
"sku_list_promotion_rule": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/relationships/sku_list_promotion_rule",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/sku_list_promotion_rule"
}
},
"coupon_codes_promotion_rule": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/relationships/coupon_codes_promotion_rule",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/coupon_codes_promotion_rule"
}
},
"attachments": {
"links": {
"self": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/relationships/attachments",
"related": "https://yourdomain.commercelayer.io/api/fixed_amount_promotions/xYZkjABcde/attachments"
}
}
},
"meta": {
"mode": "test"
}
}
}