How to Obtain Your Firebase (Data) Url and Secret Key

How to Obtain Your Firebase (Data) Url and Secret Key?

For obtaining your Firebase Database URL and Secret Key follow below mention steps:

Step 1 : Go to

Step 2 : If you have a Firebase account, Sign in, else create an account

Step 3 : Click on Get Started 

Step 4 : Click on Create a Project

Step 5 : Enter Project name and tick mark the checkbox to accept Firebase terms.

Step 6 : Click on Continue

Step 7 : Select "Set up Google Analytics for my project" and click on Continue

Step 8 : Open Configure Google Analytics dropdown menu and tick mark the checkbox to accept both the terms and conditions.

Step 9 : Click on Create Project

Step 10 : Click on Continue

Step 11 : In Develop menu on the left hand side panel, click on Database 

Step 12 : Click on Create database in Realtime Database

Step 13 : Click on Enable 

Step 14 : Copy your Firebase url from and paste it into Appy Pie respective field

Step 15 : Click on Settings icon

Step 16 : A dropdown menu will open. Select Users and Permissions


Step 17 : Go to Service Accounts


Step 18 : Click on Database Secrets

Step 19 : Click on Show

Step 20 : Here is your Database Name and Secret Key. Copy them too

Step 21 : Now paste the copied URL, Database Name and Secret Key in their respective fields on creator software

Now that you know how to find Firebase data URL on the Firebase portal, let us know more about Firebase Cloud Storage.

What is a Firebase and How does it work?

Firebase is Google’s real-time database that helps you quickly develop your mobile apps. It is a standalone solution that updates user-generated content like videos and images from android, iOS, and web-based devices. Firebase Cloud Storage has been designed precisely to scale your apps, ensure network resiliency, and provide security.

The firebase data appears as JSON files and lets real-time changes to occur on the linked client side. When you create cross-platform apps using Android, iOS, or JavaScript SDKs, your clients end up receiving all the data that was updated.

You can use Firebase Cloud Space when you have a short development time. Firebase allows users to create a prototype in very little time. It avoids messing with data storage and servers to a great extent.

You can use Firebase Cloud Messaging free of cost, just like Google Cloud Messaging. Besides, you can use Analytics for innovative messaging.

How to create a Default Storage Bucket in Firebase?

Follow the steps mentioned below to create a default storage bucket on Firebase.
  1. Go to the navigation pane of the Firebase console, click on ‘Storage’, and then ‘Get started’.
  2. Evaluate the messaging about securing the Storage data using security guidelines. During development, set up rules for public access.
  3. Choose the location for your default Storage bucket - This location will be used for GCP (Google Cloud Platform) services in your project. In case you can’t select a location, your project already has a default GCP resource location. You can build multiple buckets if you are using a Blaze plan. Each bucket with a different location.
  4. Click ‘Done’.

You have successfully created your Default Storage Bucket in Firebase. Users can access this stored data with the help of Firebase Data URL.

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