Icecat provides aggregated expert reviews from its activity Testseek, as an add-on service for both Open Icecat and Full Icecat users. For Open Icecat users, the content is limited to the brands which sponsor Icecat for reviews. Full Icecat users who have a subscription for reviews will have access to all Testseek reviews for all brands.
For the convenience of our users, Icecat distinguishes reviews as follows:
If you are looking into product data-sheets (PDSs) into your platform, in addition to reviews, then check out these manuals: to integrate product data without frames, conforming your CSS, then use the Icecat Live manual. Live (JS) is the modern variant of the good-old URL integration method. If you want to have full control over the data, then make use of the XML, JSON or CSV download methods. See the overview of methods and manuals.
Further, check out the Add-On page for popular platforms already integrating Icecat data.
If you subscribe to the reviews via Icecat, you can do your integration using either the Testseek API or Icecat API (Application Programming Interface).
Integration via Icecat Icecat offers an XML Reviews API, the API has two parts:
Integration via Testseek
Testseek operates under citation right, and the EU copyrights directive, and US “Fair use” framework allowing linking and quotation. Testseek quotes reviews, which were originally published on third-party online websites. During Testseek’s over ten years of existence it hasn’t ever received any legal claim.
Nevertheless, Testseek’s policies for quoting third party reviews are:
As long as Testseek’s client or user follows Testseek’s quotation policies, Testseek will take full responsibility. But if Testseek’s policies are not followed, Testseek will take no responsibility. In case that you (as a user) are approached by a publisher which claim copyrights to any third-party content, please report it immediately to Testseek or Icecat, as Icecat will report this without delay to Testseek.
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