Community Spotlight: Carson Hunter

At Postman, we value all of our innovative and enthusiastic users around the globe, and we wouldn’t be able to keep improving our API platform without hearing directly from them. With our incredible community of…

Author: Hannah Neil

Hannah Neil is the technical community manager at Postman.

Now You Can Add Standard and Custom Delays to Your Mock API Servers

The purpose of API mocking is to simulate real-world scenarios during API development. You might mock an API as part of an API-first development process, or to support API testing and other stages of the…

Author: Kin Lane

Postman Chief Evangelist Kin Lane helps our community see the larger API landscape and better understand how Postman supports developers to be more successful across the modern API lifecycle.

How Nota, a Fortune 500-Backed Startup, Delivered a Fintech Solution with Postman

On the northeast corner of Lake Erie, a former Rust Belt city has been slowly working to reimagine its future and retool its workforce. With state incentives, an increase in private investment, and several startup…

Author: Andy Rogers

Andy Rogers is a customer success manager at Postman.

Spread the News, Not the Virus: Creating a Personalized COVID-19 Alert System

This is a guest post by Carson Hunter, software developer at Metadata Technology North America.   Over the past few months, I have spontaneously become a connoisseur of COVID-19 data and reporting. In my day-to-day…

Author: Guest Author

This is a special guest author post for the Postman blog.

API 101: SOAP vs. REST

There’s a lot of talk within the application programming interface (API) industry about SOAP vs. REST that makes for a lively debate. Back in 2000, when the World Wide Web (WWW) was maturing and spreading across…

Author: Kin Lane

Postman Chief Evangelist Kin Lane helps our community see the larger API landscape and better understand how Postman supports developers to be more successful across the modern API lifecycle.

Encryption, SSL/TLS, and Managing Your Certificates in Postman

Just like when it comes to making API requests and working with responses, Postman aims to give you greater control when it comes to configuring API encryption—which is now a standard part of API operations…

Author: Kin Lane

Postman Chief Evangelist Kin Lane helps our community see the larger API landscape and better understand how Postman supports developers to be more successful across the modern API lifecycle.

Intro to APIs: What Is an API?

What exactly is an API? If you want to learn about APIs, you’ve come to the right place! API stands for application programming interface. APIs are the little pieces of code that make it possible…

Author: Kin Lane

Postman Chief Evangelist Kin Lane helps our community see the larger API landscape and better understand how Postman supports developers to be more successful across the modern API lifecycle.

New Inline Comments Make Collaboration Easier in Postman

As APIs become more important to modern businesses—and as the number of people working with APIs on any company’s team increases—the need for easier collaboration during API development also increases. Not only is the idea…

Author: Vineet Antil

Vineet Antil is a senior product marketing manager at Postman.

Latest News on the Postman COVID-19 API Resource Center

When the world started shutting down this spring due to COVID-19, the Postman team got to work understanding how we could help in the fight against the virus. After some deliberation, we began developing a…

Author: Kin Lane

Postman Chief Evangelist Kin Lane helps our community see the larger API landscape and better understand how Postman supports developers to be more successful across the modern API lifecycle.