Postman Level Up: Quick API Testing with Snippets

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Do you hate writing API tests even though you recognize that they’re really valuable? You’re not alone. It’s almost universally agreed upon that testing is both necessary and highly beneficial. But far too often, testing gets pushed to the back burner and becomes an afterthought. Thankfully, Postman has some built-in features to help you get…

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Autocomplete Now Available in Postman Script Editor

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We are continuing to roll out features that help augment and automate what developers are doing when working with APIs in Postman, incrementally providing them with new superpowers to be faster and have more control during API development. With the recent release of Postman v7.29, autocomplete is now part of the editor tab for both…

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How-To: Graphing COVID Time Series Data Using Chart.js and Postman Visualizer

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In this extraordinary time, people all over the world have been stepping up by collectively sharing and contributing to data in a variety of ways. Here’s just one example that we’ve been involved with: The Postman team has been hard at work creating and updating the crowdsourced COVID-19 API Resource Center to give people easier…

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The lazy dev’s guide to API automation: Airtable to SurveyMonkey uploader

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The first Postman conference is coming up soon, and there’s so much to do! We’re hosting a pre-conference workshop where Postman users can level up ? their Postman game and take a quiz to get certified as a Postman expert.  The Postman team came up with quiz questions on a shared spreadsheet, and we whittled and…

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How to Make Money Using Postman: Chaining Requests

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Most people already know how to send a lone request using Postman. Send it off, inspect the response you get from the server. Make some adjustments, and then try it again. That’s all well and good. However, when you save one or more requests to a collection, you can start using some of the more…

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Keep it DRY with collection and folder elements

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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 collections, you’ll be pleased to know that collection- and folder-level elements are now available for the Postman native apps! You…

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