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Developer Portals e-Magazine - Summer 2017

Developer Portals e-Magazine - Summer 2017

The Developer Portals e-Magazine is our bi-annual collection of articles and event reports, where we share research and experiences we accumulate in the developer relations community.

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  • API Documentation – What Software Engineers Can Teach Us by Stephanie Steinhardt

  • 8 Great Examples of Developer Documentation by Adam DuVander

  • Developer Portal Components - Software Development Kits (SDKs) by Kathleen De Roo and Kristof Van Tomme

  • Great API Documentation Requires Code Examples by James Higginbotham

  • Free and Open Source API Documentation Tools by Diána Lakatos

  • Documenting APIs with Swagger by Adam Locke

  • Documenting web APIs with the Swagger / OpenAPI Specification in Drupal by Kitti Radovics

  • Web APIs in Drupal: Success Takes More than an Endpoint by Dezső Biczó

  • 7 Trust Signals That Help an API Succeed by Kristof Van Tomme

  • The 8 Stakeholders of Developer Portals by Kristof Van Tomme

  • Upstream Developer Experience: a Role for Developer Portals in Enterprise API Design by Kristof Van Tomme

  • The Documentation Maturity Model by Cristiano Betta

Event reports

  • API The Docs - 20th June 2017, London UK

  • Agile The Docs - 5th December 2016, London UK

  • API Documentation at WTD NA 2017 - May 2017, Portalnd USA

  • DevRelCon Beijing 2017



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