4 APIs Doing Developer Experience Really Well(nordicapis.com)
Developer experience is a vital component of API design. The best developer experience will result in a better, stronger, more useful API, and by extension, a better, stronger, more useful end user experience. While developer experience is very much a subjective thing that is highly dependent on the developer consumer, there are nonetheless some recurring positive elements that successful APIs with good experience share. In this piece, we’re going to discuss exactly that. We’ll outline four qualities that an API should have as part of a comprehensive developer experience, and we’ll look four specific web APIs that boast these qualities.