Google API Guide

Written by Art, June 19, 2017

Install Google API Client Library for Python

For more info and documentation:


pip install -U google-api-python-client

Create your Google Account

Login Google APIs

Create new project

--> Credentials --> Create new project

Create Credentials, Choose API Key Example:

API key = 'ACzaByCjbjVXlEm1Vl1xakoq-vF5tHdxB8rFiQ'

Go to Library, choose Google+ API, click "ENABLE"

Create Custom Search Engine

Create New Search Engine, enter sites you want to search Example:


Get Search engine ID

--> Edit search engine --> Select --> Search engine ID

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Art is a FinTech enthusiast who has a great passion for coding and teaching. He earned a M.Sc. from Adelphi University, Garden City, New York. Currently, he develops software for the financial services industry and leads classes and workshops in Python at

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