All development documentation can be found on our developer site, dev.socrata.com.
On the homepage, you will see a link at the top called Data Publishers where you can refer to documents relating to the publisher API.
To access all API documentation, navigate to our Socrata Developer site and click on API Docs in the top header.
We also support a number of programmatic data publishing solutions used to import data to the Socrata platform. These solutions address different publishing needs, such as how frequently you would like to upload data, and varying technical expertise of users.
You can read more about the various methods and tools in our Data Integration 'Cheat-Sheet' article.
Socrata hosts a monthly webinar on integrated publishing methods called 'Introduction to Automated Publishing' which you can register for on our Educational Courses page