Blog Posts by Joyce

Keep it DRY with collection and folder elements

Besides a handy way to organize, document, and share your requests, Postman Collections are actionable groups of requests that can be run in a sequence mirroring your workflow. For all of you smarties using Postman…

Microsoft Education uses Postman Pro for integration testing

Founded in 1975, Microsoft Corporation is a multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington. It develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and services. Microsoft Education APIs are a…

Set and view SSL certificates with Postman

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates are a way of authentication for some servers using the SSL encryption protocol. These certificates provide secure, encrypted communications between a client and a server. If you’re submitting sensitive data…

Spotlight on Engineering: Akshay Bist

You’re a Developer at Postman. What would you say … you do here? A bit of this and a bit of that. I’ve worked on a bunch of different things here at Postman.  Some of…

Postman makes SOAP requests too

NOTE: As of April 2020, there’s a new, spectacularly updated tutorial blog post on this topic with all of the latest and greatest, so we encourage you to head on over to the new post.…

Level up your Postman game to land your dream job

If you’re looking for a new job, you might have noticed that some organizations require hands-on experience with Postman or list it as a desired skill. You might already know Postman as a trusty sidekick…

Using a Postman monitor to water my plants ?

Maybe you think Postman monitors are only for your QA or DevOps team to make sure your API endpoints are up and running properly. While it’s true that Postman monitors are powerful tools to do…

Goodbye Postman Chrome app

If you’re still using the Postman Chrome app, you may have noticed a new banner at the top: Chrome apps are being deprecated. Download our free native apps for continued support and better performance. It’s…

Writing tests in Postman

Everyone agrees that writing tests is important, but not everyone does it. As you introduce new code, tests ensure that your API is working as intended. You can write and run tests in Postman for…

Spotlight on Engineering: Pratik Mandrekar

You’re a Software Engineer at Postman. What would you say … you do here? I primarily work on the backend side of things at Postman. I’m working on improving the mock server feature to support…