Log into your account at https://poloniex.com
2) Hover over the wrench icon in the navbar, and select 'API Keys' from the dropdown menu
Note: If API access is already enabled, you may skip to step 5.
3) Click 'Enable API'
4) You should receive a confirmation email. Click the link in the email
5) Click 'Create New Key'
6) You should receive a confirmation email. Click the link in the email
7) Your API key has been created. Take note of your API and secret key, which will only be displayed once.
Note: By default, trading permissions are enabled. You don't need to take any further action.
8) Enter your credentials on the right, and click 'NEXT'