Amazon Simple Notification Service
Developer Guide (API Version 2010-03-31)

Create a Topic

Now that you're signed up for Amazon SNS, you're ready to create a topic. A topic is a communication channel to send messages and subscribe to notifications. It provides an access point for publishers and subscribers to communicate with each other. In this section you create a topic named MyTopic.

To create a topic

  1. In the Amazon SNS console, choose Create topic.

    The Create topic dialog box appears.

  2. In the Topic name box, type a topic name.

  3. Choose Create topic.

  4. On the Topic Details page, select the new topic and then choose the topic ARN.

  5. Copy the topic ARN.

    arn:aws:sns:us-west-2:111122223333:MyTopic