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Back to Basics: What is an API?

We’re sharing back-to-basics info and resources throughout the entire month. Let...

Anna Daugherty
Anna Daugherty
January 12 2022

Documentation December: Celebrating Some of the Best in API Documentation

This recent blog dives into a few documentation trends that produce excellent do...

Anna Daugherty
Anna Daugherty
December 14 2021

Your API Reference is More than a List of Ingredients

In this article, we’ll cover the ingredients for great docs, so that you can be ...

Julia Seidman
Julia Seidman
December 13 2021

Three Documentation Trends to Share with Your Team in 2022

Modernizing API documentation means incorporating three elements: Automation, Re...

Julia Seidman
Julia Seidman
December 7 2021

REST API Design Standards - Do They Even Exist?

We cover the REST architectural style, some REST API design conventions, and int...

Adam DuVander
Adam DuVander
November 26 2021

API Design Patterns for REST

Best Practices for Designing and Developing RESTful APIs

Adam DuVander
Adam DuVander
November 24 2021

3 Best Practices for Creating Internal APIs

Here are three of the most important best practices to follow when building an i...

Anna Daugherty
Anna Daugherty
November 16 2021

A Deep Dive into Prism for Open-Source October

Here's how to get started with our open-source tool, Prism, for all of your mock...

Lukas Rosenstock
Lukas Rosenstock
October 27 2021

Opening Up About Open-Source October: Time to Give Back!

During October, for those who contribute to our open-source pull requests on Ele...

Phil Sturgeon
Phil Sturgeon
October 1 2021

Get Organized with Workspace Groups

Learn about our new Workspace Groups feature that is now available for all on Pr...

Anna Daugherty
Anna Daugherty
September 30 2021
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