Best practices, advice, and the progress of building Speakeasy.
The REST Template Project
We’re pleased to announce the RESTful API template project. Over the coming months, we will release RESTful API templates for the most used programming languages – starting today with Go.
August 2, 2022
Speakeasy Branding Process: How we decided on Look & Feel, Logo, and a Mascot
Branding can be an opaque process. That’s why we wanted to give people a window-in to the process we went through to update Speakeasy's branding; hopefully it gives people a reference point we wished we’d had when we'd started.
July 19, 2022
SASS vs CSS Modules vs CSS-In-JS: how to choose?
While building our UI, we are debating many of the fundamental front end architecture decisions that will shape our UI development for years to come. One of the biggest debates thus far was whether we would use SASS or CSS-as-JS for our styling.
July 14, 2022
Using Loom for Remote Collaboration
We've found a good remote work practice has been posting short Loom videos for dev updates in our slack. In this one we get the team familiar with Pulumi for managing infra.
July 6, 2022
The Speakeasy API Landscape
Two weeks ago Postman published their API Platform Landscape. We at Speakeasy want to add our thoughts around the day-to-day challenges facing developers on the ground as they build and manage their APIs.
June 30, 2022
API Ops - The Difficulties In Monitoring API Usage
Monitoring your API, and triaging problems is more difficult than it should be. In a past role, my team had to develop processes in order to plug the gaps in our tooling. To reduce the pain of API management, we need to push to provide devs with easy access to API-centric monitoring.
May 23, 2022
The Rise of Developer Infrastructure
When it comes to sustained innovation in software development, good developer infrastructure is the secret weapon that gives the best companies a head start on their competition.
May 18, 2022
More APIs, Less Complexity
If we want to massively accelerate the creation of new products and businesses, we need to make it easier for developers to build, maintain, and ultimately, use APIs.
May 13, 2022