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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.
W3C Payment Request
||The W3C Payment Request API integrates payment methods into merchants' applications. Callbacks are available via JSON and token and system-level are required to authenticate.||Payments||05.24.2016|
||FitPay offers payment processing enabled by user biometric information. Consumers will not be required to carry cash, credit cards or even a smartphone when integrating this API. This payment...||Payments||05.10.2016|
Transpay Mass Payout
||The Transpay Mass Payout API allows developers to integrate straight-through processing for payouts into their applications. The API can process and distribute funds in real time in the recipient's...||Payments||05.05.2016|
||Bitwage is an international payroll service that can deliver wages in digital or local currency. For individual wages, it offers Bitcoin payments, bank wire transfers, money savings in currency or...||Payments||04.21.2016|
||The CURO Payments API allows merchants to integrate payment functions into their own online shops and services. CURO Payments is a company regulated by the Dutch Central Bank (DNB) that specializes...||Financial||04.20.2016|