APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) have become a critical enabler for catapulting the digital transformation of enterprises across the world—from startups to technology giants. However, API security is often disregarded, which reduces the appeal of this useful integration ... » Learn More about API Security — a Detailed Guide
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The Rakuten RapidAPI Blog is where we will discuss everything related to APIs. No topic is off limits. We look forward to connecting with the developer and API community and welcome any comments and/or feedback you may have.
Software has evolved from specific subroutines to complex Internet-scale applications. Back in the days of mainframe computers, software was merely a bunch of small subroutines, performing specific tasks. Fast forward to today, and the software is modeling a real-world application that interacts ... » Learn More about The Evolution of APIs: Past, Present and the Future
API Analytics – An Overview Application Programming Interfaces (usually shortened to APIs) have become the de-facto standard for supercharging the capabilities of modern applications with cutting-edge technology. And, API analytics and monitoring allow you to assess the performance of your API ... » Learn More about Improve API Consumption with API Analytics and Monitoring
Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) can only be as good as their documentation. If you have a great project but you do not provide elaborate API documentation on how to use it, then it’s all useless! APIs are intended to be consumed. Therefore, it’s pivotal to ensure that users can quickly ... » Learn More about 5 Best Practices for Writing Great API Documentation
The logistics industry has greatly benefited from the recent advancements in technology. The use of modern software has enhanced the efficiency of the supply chain process, improved logistic experiences, and streamlined logistics operations. What’s more, some of the logistics tools have exposed ... » Learn More about Top 10 Best Logistics APIs: 17track API, USPS API, and Others