To be a successful API provider means actively engaging with your developer community to build up your ecosystem of developers and partners. This research report looks at the growth patterns of eight successful API providers and the strategies they employed to gain traction.
Contentful is a content management service managed via APIs that lets users upload and store content, create web and mobile interfaces and more. This case study looks at how Contentful drove engagement and eventually adoption through the use of SDKs, both official and community contributed.
Edmunds is an automotive research website that offers APIs for developers to access automotive content. This case looks at Edmunds’ focus on encouraging third parties to be viable businesses via the Edmunds APIs. Edmunds also focuses on outreach activities including hosting an accelerator program.
||Orchextra is a mobile marketing company based in Spain. The Orchextra platform is used concurrently with customer relationship management, and analytics tools. It features geolocation support,...||Marketing||01.18.2016|
||With the Pepipost API, you can connect Pepipost to a CMS, your application server, blog platform, and more for instant sending of transactional mails. The custom developed HTTP API can send up to...||01.18.2016|
Qymatix Predictive Sales Analytics
||The Qymatix Predictive Sales Analytics API lets developers integrate the Qymatix services into their applications, enabling sales managers in SMEs and B2B to get advanced predictive sales analytics....||Sales||01.13.2016|
AT&T Webhooks Notification
||The RESTful Webhooks Notification API provided by AT...||Notifications||01.12.2016|
||The Emailicious API provides tools for developers utilizing the Emailicious services. With Emailicious, users can develop their customer relations and heighten engagement with efficient email...||01.05.2016|