Ben Hutton Joins Postman to Lead Our JSON Schema Strategy

        

Postman is excited to announce that we are further expanding our team of open source API specification talent. After joining the OpenAPI Initiative last year and then partnering with AsyncAPI’s Fran MĂ©ndez and Lukasz Gornicki, we are now bringing on Ben Hutton, a renowned leader in the JSON Schema community. Ben will join Postman as…

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Let’s Make It Official: April Is API Month

        

API growth continues to skyrocket; in fact, we just saw the fifty-millionth active Postman Collection created by our fantastic user community. In addition to the sheer statistical explosion, APIs are also transforming every industry every day, from farming to electric guitars. The entire team here at Postman—a group of fanatical API enthusiasts if ever there…

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Announcing Unlimited Collaboration for Small Teams in Postman

        

When I built the first iteration of Postman in 2012, it was designed to help individual developers interact with APIs. But it soon became clear that that wasn’t enough: APIs are inherently collaborative, and the original Postman product did not explicitly facilitate that collaboration. So over the ensuing years, we’ve been working tirelessly to address…

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Introducing the Postman Supernovas Program

        

Postman has a wonderful community. I’m not bragging to you—you, who by the very nature of reading this blog post are part of our community. In my experience as Postman’s technical community manager, I’ve found Postman users to be kind, helpful, and engaged with one another. In a community, we collaborate, contribute to each other’s…

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Announcing the $100,000 Postman API Hack Winners

        

The results are in: The Postman API Hack, with US$100,000 in prizes up for grabs, has drawn to a close after we received an astonishing number of innovative, inspiring projects submitted from around the world. Our goal was to encourage developers, students, and hackers to work with the Postman API Platform and our new public…

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Postman Galaxy: What to Know Before You Go

        

In just a few days, February 2-4, 2021, Postman Galaxy will bring you more than a hundred different sessions and a pure rocketload of action-packed online event activities and content about all things API. So whether you’re looking for the next frontier of API development or want to elevate your API ROI, you’ll find information,…

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Announcing Postman Programs for Students and Educators to Promote API Literacy

        

Today, all connected-software experiences—a broad category that includes basically every digital activity or transaction around the world—require APIs as their building blocks. This represents an absolutely staggering scale: In 2019 alone, the Postman API Platform processed 4.7 billion API requests, and that number is only climbing in 2021 as API growth continues to skyrocket. That’s…

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Introducing Postman v8: A Whole New Desktop App Experience

        

Despite all its challenges, last year was a remarkable one for Postman. We, just like many of you, faced adversity, but we prevailed to make some massive strides in 2020: We recently launched Postman on the web, going back to our roots starting out as a web-based utility (a Chrome extension); we launched the private…

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Announcing the Postman API Hack: $100,000 in Cash Prizes

        

Despite unprecedented circumstances this past year, APIs continue their spectacular growth into 2021. At Postman, we remain amazed by our creative API community of more than 13 million users and 500,000 organizations—so now we’d like to reward our community with an opportunity to win US$100,000 in cash prizes in the virtual, global Postman API Hack….

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Postman Year in Review: Top Highlights of 2020

        

A lot happened in 2020. Like, a lot. But for us, it was all about you—the fantastic, 13-million-strong Postman community. We listened closely to your feedback and, as a result, introduced a dizzying amount of product updates, features, and capabilities this year. Let’s take a look back at a few highlights, shall we? But before…

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