APIs from consumption to production

APIs from consumption to production

July 21, 2021

A study of APIs, API gateways, and DevPortals through the lens of social practice theory (tools, competence, and meaning). An API program can only be fulfilled when you engage people’s minds and create shared meaning within and outside your organization.

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Digital Accessibility for Developer Portals

Digital Accessibility for Developer Portals

July 8, 2021

Accessibility is a cornerstone of good web design, allowing people with disabilities to access information. It enhances UX, widens the reach of potential users, and strengthens brand loyalty. We answer why accessibility is important for DevPortals.

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World Class API Developer Portals

World Class API Developer Portals

April 21, 2021

How do I ensure my API’s relevance to my business in the long run? Why does user experience matter for developer portals? Who are the stakeholders? Are there best practices for findability of APIs?

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The Transition to Drupal 9

The Transition to Drupal 9

March 31, 2021

Drupal 9 has been released since June of 2020, and now Drupal 9.1 is the current release. What can you expect, and what should you plan for when envisaging the transition to Drupal 9? How does this translate to the experience to be had for developer portals built on the CMS? Let’s explore.

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Which API management tool?

Which API management tool?

January 20, 2021

Do I need to use an API gateway? Is the documentation portal provided by my API developer platform enough for my needs? Why should I use an API management system and which one will meet my needs? Do I have to have an API gateway to have a developer portal?

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Yorkshire Building Society Developer Portal

Yorkshire Building Society Developer Portal

December 1, 2020

Yorkshire Building Society’s API journey started in 2016 when the PSD2 regulation entered into force. After Apigee ended its hosting of Drupal 7 devportals, YBS implemented a core upgrade of its platform to Drupal 8, simplified its support model, and introduced an improved developer experience.

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3 Trends Driving Developer Portals

3 Trends Driving Developer Portals

November 26, 2020

We discuss the 3 strategic decision making dimensions that contribute to the maturity for a developer portal: Operational maturity, Developer eXperience, and Business alignment. In this article we identify how 3 current trends align with these dimensions.

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