How Postman Uses the OpenAPI Specification

This is a follow-up to our recent post about Postman joining the OpenAPI Initiative (OAI). You can read the full announcement here. At Postman, our mission is to encourage creativity by providing user-friendly tools that…

Postman Joins the OpenAPI Initiative

We’re proud to announce that Postman has joined the OpenAPI Initiative (OAI) to participate in the education, marketing, and evolution of the OpenAPI Specification (OAS). As a member alongside 35 other tech companies, we are…

How Postman Engineering Does Microservices Today

A couple of years ago, Postman CTO and co-founder Ankit Sobti wrote about Postman’s struggle to escape from a microservices-dependency hell. (If you want to learn more about how and why Postman ventured into microservices,…

Introducing the Postman Agent: Send API Requests from Your Browser without Limits

Today we announced a new beta version of Postman that we’ve been working on to address a wide range of requests from our fantastic user community: Postman on the web. (We encourage you to read…

Announcing Postman for the Web, Now in Open Beta

Today, we’re proud to announce a new beta version of Postman that we’ve been working on to address a wide range of requests from our fantastic user community: Postman on the web. (If you just…

API 101: Learning with REST API Examples in Postman’s New Public Collection

APIs come in many shapes and sizes, which can make it pretty difficult for newcomers to understand what they are and how they can be used. At Postman we enjoy working with APIs. Seriously. We…

OAuth 2.0: Implicit Flow is Dead, Try PKCE Instead

There are a number of OAuth 2.0 flows that can be used in various scenarios. The Implicit flow was previously recommended for native, mobile, and browser-based apps to immediately grant the user an access token.…

Introducing Postman for Nonprofits

In these troubled times of a pandemic and social unrest, we are facing challenging issues affecting individuals, organizations, and society as a whole. It’s easy to feel disparaged with the flood of news competing for…

Postman for Nonprofits

Serverless Functions the Fast Way

This is a guest post by Jason Lengstorf, principal developer experience engineer at Netlify. For frontend developers, one of the biggest hurdles to creating full-blown web apps is the backend. In fact, there are often multiple…

How to Use Postman’s API Builder to Streamline API Development

Last year in the Postman v7.1 release, we introduced a new feature called API Builder that enabled users to improve API development by designing and developing their APIs directly in Postman. This was a very…

Postman's API Builder Streamlines API Development