Add Authentication and Billing to Your API on AWS [Tutorial]

Deployment. Authentication. Pricing. Getting an API up and running is a huge project to take on, but using RapidAPI makes it that much easier. Today, we’ll talk about how to do the following with AWS and RapidAPI. Deployment: You need to get your API deployed on servers and publicly accessible by developers around the world. …

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Add Authentication and Billing for Your API on Heroku [Tutorial]

Say you build the next big API. You have your endpoints up and running and all the functionality is complete. But before developers can start using your API, there are three big tasks to look at: Deployment: You need to get your API deployed on servers and publicly accessible by developers around the world. Authentication: …

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RapidAPI and Mashape API Marketplace Join Forces

In RapidAPI’s launch blog post back in November 2016, I outlined RapidAPI’s mission and plan: to connect all the software in the world by helping developers find and consume APIs more easily. Today, Mashape’s API marketplace is merging into RapidAPI to form the world’s largest API hub. Developers can now find, test and connect to …

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Lob API Profile: Send Physical Mail Programmatically

We’re back with #12DaysOfAPIs, our series to help you get inspired for a side project this holiday season. Today, we’re talking about the Lob API with Growth Engineer Shrav Mehta. Ok, so what is the Lob API?  Lob is an API company that lets you send physical mail programmatically and at scale. That means that you …

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