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Following up with our poll last week on your favorite API definition language, seeing Swagger / OpenAPI Spec as the clear winner, we then wondered which flavor of it you actually prefer! Are you a JSON or a YAML fan? So we ran another poll to figure this out! JSON is the winner, by 71% […]

- May 16, 2016
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The fine folks of CommitStrip published a funny cartoon this week about finding undocumented API endpoints, enjoy!

- May 13, 2016
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We ran a little poll to know which API definition languages you were using. You can discover the results in that article. Arnaud Lauret arrives at the fifth part of his tutorial series on writing Open API (Swagger) specifications, this time focusing on advanced input and output modeling. Kin Lane collected his API evangelist API […]

- May 13, 2016
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I had the pleasure of writing an article for Nordic APIs on Web API definition languages. If you’re into the world of Web APIs, you’ve probably heard of formats like Swagger, RAML or API Blueprint. They allow developers to define the contract of the API, with its endpoints, its resources, its representations, allowed methods, the […]

- May 10, 2016
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At Restlet, we like to support API developers with their preferred API definition languages. Our products support Swagger / OpenAPI Spec and RAML, in different flavors, and we’re looking forward to extending this coverage. To know better what our users are expecting in terms of API definitions, we did a quick poll on Twitter to […]

- May 09, 2016
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Restlet Studio allows developers to generate client SDKs and server skeletons for your API definitions. We’ve published a new screencast showing how to do that. Restlet Studio was also mentioned in InfoWorld’s 10 free tools for API design, development and testing. The third and last part of Thierry Templier’s tutorial on interacting efficiently with a […]

- May 06, 2016
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API definitions are the communication nexus for you frontend and backend teams, for your API consumers and producers — both inside and outside your company. They are a central element of your API strategy. But authoring good API definitions can be challenging, as you need to know the trickier details of the underlying specifications. Restlet […]

- May 04, 2016
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