Testing Payments with Stripe’s New Postman Collections

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This is a guest post written by Charles Watkins, developer advocate at Stripe. Stripe builds payments infrastructure for the internet and exposes APIs for a variety of use cases. To improve the overall developer experience, we recently launched our own team profile on the Postman Public API Network to help anyone explore our payment, billing,…

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Building a Bot for Busy Gamers

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Like many teenagers of my generation, video games have been a large part of my adolescence. However, as a current Postman intern looking ahead to college, those once-frequent gaming sessions goofing off with friends are now exceedingly rare, whether that be due to school, work, or different schedules. These days, I’m more of a game…

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Connect Your Online and Offline Worlds with Lob’s Public Workspace

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This is a guest post written by Sid Maestre, director of engineering at Lob. Lob offers a direct mail API and an address verification API that enable companies to send US postal mail as effortlessly as sending emails. Lob’s developer experience team is moving toward generating tools, documentation, and more from our OpenAPI specification, and…

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How to Auto-Sync Postman Collections with AWS CodeCommit Repositories

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Earlier this spring, Postman partnered with Codebase—a student organization from the University of California, Berkeley—to create a suite of cloud integrations. After a semester of hard work, the Codebase team successfully built out several cloud-based workflow integrations in AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform within Postman. The resulting Codebase Cloud Integrations public workspace in…

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Postman Space Camp: New Educational Trainings for Every User Type

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We are thrilled to announce Postman Space Camp, a new series of educational trainings hosted online by your favorite Postman team members. Each one-hour lesson provides a curated learning experience aimed at different types of Postman users. Whether you’re a developer, a tester, an admin, or any other type of Postman user, we’ll have something…

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Announcing Postman’s New API Talk Show: “Breaking Changes” with Kin Lane

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We are thrilled to announce Breaking Changes, a new weekly talk show premiering in early June that covers the things you need to know about the industry, the business, and the technology that powers an API-first world. Each week on Breaking Changes, Postman Chief Evangelist Kin Lane hosts stellar guests from all across the API…

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The Exploratory: Postman’s New Educational Video Series

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A bunch of you have enjoyed our Level Up video series, featuring bite-sized videos to level up your Postman game. The Exploratory is our latest video series to delve deeper into Postman topics. At around 10 minutes or less, these videos are a good place to browse at a more leisurely pace. Most of these…

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How to Use Postman Monitors to Schedule CircleCI Pipelines

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Working with scheduled CircleCI pipelines can sometimes be cumbersome. In this blog post, we will learn how Postman can supercharge your experience with CircleCI pipelines, particularly with scheduled pipeline runs. Let’s go over the problems and solutions when working with scheduled CircleCI pipelines. Limitations associated with scheduled CircleCI pipelines Imagine you want to schedule your…

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How to Access Information about a Postman API Authenticated User

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An authenticated user of the Postman API is the owner of the API key that you’re sending through a request. Accessing information about an authenticated user is really useful when you want to populate a user interface, or when you need that information to interact with other systems. Now, you can use the /me Postman…

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COVID-19 Vaccines in India: How to Build an API-based Vaccine Locator

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The Co-Win portal is a critical website for India at this time, allowing Indians to register and schedule vaccinations against COVID-19 (please note that the portal may lead to a 403 Forbidden error if you’re not in India), and it has published the Co-Win APIs. Since the population of India is so large and the…

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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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Filtering and Sorting APIs Using the Postman API

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Filtering and sorting APIs using the Postman API gives you the ability to decide which APIs you want to retrieve and how to organize them. You can easily apply a combination of filters using HTTP query parameters on the Postman API “Get all APIs” request. For instance, you can retrieve all the public APIs that…

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