Generating OpenAPI Descriptions. When is it a good idea?
By Erik Wilde & Arnaud Lauret, June 1, 2021
As a follow up of my “6 reasons why generating OpenAPI sucks” post, I had the pleasure to talk about “is it a good idea to generate OpenAPI descriptions?” with Erik Wilde. In this discussion, we answer this questions at various stages of the API lifecycle: design time, code time, and runtime.
The Augmented API Design Reviewer
By Arnaud Lauret, December 13, 2020
APIs You Won't Hate Podcast - The API Handyman Cometh
By Phil Sturgeon, Matt Trask & Arnaud Lauret, July 9, 2020
It was great to chat with Phil Sturgeon and Matt Trask on the APIs You Won’t Hate Podcast. We talked about API Design and Reviews, and we also talk about life in quarantine, as France completely shut down and how Phil made it back in time to England before the lock downs took place.
I'd Rather Be Writing Podcast - API Design and Usability
By Tom Johnson & Arnaud Lauret, July 8, 2020
I had the pleasure to chat with Tom Johnson for his I’d Rather Be Writing Podcast. We talked about my book, The Design of Web APIs, and specifically best practices for designing web APIs and focus on the roles technical writers can play.
API Design Reviewer's Starter Set
By Arnaud Lauret, June 29, 2020
The Design of Everyday APIs
By Arnaud Lauret, June 28, 2020
API Styleguide, the Lord of API Designs
By Arnaud Lauret, November 12, 2017
Join Frodo, Gollum and Gandalf on an epic API design adventure. In this session, based on my own experience defining and sharing API design common practices in my company and based on the API styles guides that I have collected on apistylebook.com, we will discover why we desperately need API style guides and how they can or cannot help us create a smooth API surface for a company.
...And GraphQL for all?
By Arnaud Lauret, September 29, 2017
OpenAPI Trek Series - Part 3
OpenAPI Trek Beyond API Documentation
By Arnaud Lauret, November 28, 2016
Swagger, OpenAPI and API Stylebook interview (API Strat Boston 2016)
By Arnaud Lauret, November 25, 2016
Just before the Developing an API Strategy for 2017 panel, I have been interviewed about Swagger/OpenAPI specification and the API Stylebook by Keshav Vasudevan from Smartbear.