Getting OpenRouter API Key

When you go to AiBud WP > Settings page you will see the ‘OpenRouter API Key’ section in the several AI API Key options.

To utilize OpenRouter’s language processing capabilities for developing more engaging and customized content, you need to have an OpenRouter API Key.

How to get an OpenRouter API Key? #

To get an OpenRouter API Key, you should follow these steps:

  • First, go to the OpenRouter website ( and login via your registered account if you are not logged in. But if you do not have a registered account, you should have an account.
  • Then when you sign in, on the homepage, in the upper right corner you will see a hamburger menu icon. Click that hamburger menu.
  • When you click that hamburger menu, you will encounter several options. In these options, you will click the “Keys” button.
  • After you click that button, it directs you to the API Keys page. You will encounter the “Create Key” option, then click the “Create Key” button in that part.
  • Upon clicking that button, the ‘Create a Key’ window will appear to name your key. In the image you see above, there is just an example key name, you can name whatever you want. After naming your key, click the “Create” button in this window, lower right corner.
  • Under the ‘Name Your Key’ part, you can see the ‘Credit Limit’ area. You can optionally set a credit limit for this key, so you do not have to fill that part.
  • After that step, you will see the ‘Your New Key’ window and a proposed key. Click the “Copy” icon on the right side of the written key.
  • When you finish creating key steps in the OpenRouter page, you go to AiBud WP > Settings page, again. As we mentioned before, here, you will see the ‘OpenRouter API Key’ area. Paste your copied key from the previous step in that area where it says ‘Enter API Key’.
  • After pasting the key in the specified area, you will click the “SAVE” button (below left).

Now, you are ready to use the plugin with OpenRouter to improve visitors’ ability to process data and create more interesting and personalized content.

You can find more information about pricing on the OpenRouter website.