Dev Center

Learn about developing great Internet of Things devices with the Electric Imp platform.

New Developers Start Here

  • Getting Started – Use BlinkUp™ to configure your first imp and write your first Squirrel program
  • Next Steps – Become a fully fledged Electric Imp developer
  • BlinkUp Troubleshooting Guide – Eliminate issues prevent your imps from connecting to WiFi
  • FAQs – Your hardware and software development questions answered

imp Developer Library

  • Imp API Reference – Complete documentation for the imp’s current software APIs
  • Squirrel Language Reference – Full documentation for Squirrel as implemented on the imp
  • Developer Guides – Help and guidance for Electric Imp programmers of all abilities
  • Sample Code – Complete examples that show how you can accomplish common tasks with the imp
  • Hardware Reference – Hardware specifications, reference board designs and best practices for building imp-enabled hardware

For Commercial Partners

  • Manufacturing – Information for manufacturers and developers interested in bringing imp-enabled products to market