This webcast covers a collection of design practices that we have developed in collaboration with some of the leading API teams around the world. We look at affordance—the key design principle, designing for errors, versioning, pagination and partial responses, search, authentication, the API façade pattern, and more.
The theme of the Web 2.0 Expo in 2011 was Unlock the Digital Economy. Sam Ramji presented "Amundsen's Dogs, Information Halos and APIs," cognitive tools to help you build your epic API journey. Sam walks through how to succeed in the new App Internet and 5 building blocks for a winning API strategy: