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

Your first Django project

What do Spotify, Youtube, Dropbox, Instagram, Pinterest and Bitbucket all have in common? They are all built using Django! Django is an open-source python framework which provides tools to easily build web applications. If you’re looking for a way to quickly and easily build a website which is secure and scalable, Django is the answer. […]

Natalie Byrgiotis
July 08, 2019

Writing a Serverless Slack Bot

This week we have a guest post from Rick Measham, as Software Development Manager and Technology Team Leader at MessageMedia. Introduction Twenty years ago, I wrote my first automated chatbot. It hosted a trivia channel on IRC — the massive public chat network popular through the 90s and early 2000s. It asked a question, assessed […]

Bec Martin
June 18, 2019

An Introduction to AWS Step Functions

This is a guest blog from Lini Abraham, an Automation Test Analyst at MessageMedia. Lini is working as a QA Engineer in MessageMedia.She is curious to learn and experiment new technologies. Working in a highly ambitious and flexible team has enabled her to work on development tasks along with testing. She also loves travelling and exploring new […]

Bec Martin
April 18, 2019