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by Szabina Oláh 3 months 3 weeks ago

Developer portals: your undercover brand ambassadors

Developer portals can be powerful extensions of your brand by channeling your message in a genuine and organic way. In this article, we explore the benefits of a custom branded developer portal that combines visually appealing design with robust functionality.
Categories: Business Insights
by Kristof van Tomme 4 months 2 weeks ago

Interface discovery as a prerequisite for effective communication and accessibility

Interface discovery is a search and guess game that we’ve all learned out of necessity. Because of a lack of strategic perspective, different interface types keep being published in their historically evolved discovery mechanisms (for example address, phone number, social media, app, support/docs sites and so on). As communication channels proliferate this is causing unnecessary friction. In this article we explain why interface ambiguity becomes especially troublesome if you look at it from an accessibility perspective.
Categories: Business Insights
by Kristof van Tomme 6 months ago

APIs are interface utilities

This article is part of APIFutures, a distributed, creator-led effort to identify the most significant opportunity and/or the greatest challenge facing the API community in 2024.
Categories: Business Insights
by Kristof van Tomme 7 months 1 week ago

The open interface web: declaring interfaces for an open & accessible world

LLMs are about to drastically increase the volume and apparent quality of automatically generated messages. Some communication will be generated on behalf of a valuable customer or partner, but a lot will be low value attempts from third parties that are exploring opportunities at the expense of their receivers. How will we deal with all these - at first sight - ‘legitimate’ interactions?
Categories: Business Insights
by John Doyle 9 months ago

When APIs Don't Sell: Uncovering the Marketing Gaps Hindering Your Success

In this article, John Doyle (CEO, Drupal Architect at Digital Polygon) explains why creating APIs is no longer enough, and organizations must effectively market their APIs to developers and product owners if they want to gain traction. In this post, John Doyle will explain what it takes to achieve business success with your API projects. 
Categories: Business Insights
by Szabina Oláh 1 year ago

Decoding Developer Success

A shortened transcript from the panel discussion at the API The Docs conference in Amsterdam. At the event, John Daffern (BT Group), Jack Bambury (Shell), Koen Adolfs (ABN AMRO), and Suzanne Daniels (Port) answered Carla Teixeira's (Miro) and the audience's questions.

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