Getting Started With AlphaVantage

AlphaVantage is one of the most popular web APIs for real-time stock information. It’s free and easy to use and a great learning tool for beginner developers who are trying to gain a handle on how to work with APIs and stock data as a whole.

Whether you’re building a pet project or trying to wet your feet into the world of algorithmic trading, AlphaVantage is a great tool for introducing you to working with stock price APIs. In this article I will provide a quick write-up on how to get started with the API in a React web project to begin your journey with stock price APIs.