Managing API documentation over multiple teams

In organisations that produce SaaS products with public APIs, there is sometimes complex interplay between who is responsible for what ultimately becomes public-facing API documentation. At MessageMedia, some of our APIs have had multiple developers involved in the creation of the documentation before it becomes public-facing, at which point the Developer Relations team is responsible for […]

Bec Martin
September 12, 2019

Easy analytics and reporting with Metadata

Are you optimising your messages for maximum impact? If you’re using our Messages API, you should be aware of our Metadata feature. It allows you to provide context about your conversations and customers by attaching customised data to your messages. You can read this post to deep dive into how Metadata works. Simply put, you […]

Natalie Byrgiotis
February 11, 2019

Secure Webhooks > Webhooks

What are Webhooks and why they’re not secure The growth of Webhooks has been substantial over the last couple of years and more and more services are offering the ability to configure them. In a nutshell, a Webhook’s purpose is to notify you when some sort of event occurs. If you want to use a […]

Ibrahim Tareq
July 31, 2018

Webhooks 101

To get your creative juices flowing, let’s picture this scenario. You’ve decided to dine in at a Mexican restaurant and you’ve ordered a mouth-watering naked burrito meal. You’ve made the payment and were handed a table number. Now you patiently wait for your order to be brought to you. A Webhook is a simple real-time […]

Ibrahim Tareq
July 31, 2018

Lambda, API Gateway, Python based API Endpoint!

When I wrote my last article,  A quick, cheap and serverless website…..S3/CloudFront/Route53, someone asked me that even though I am paying $2 a month, that money is still money and if the website isn’t used, you will still pay! Which is true as AWS charges you for data stored in S3 bucket. To go a […]

Anshumali Sharma
October 29, 2017