As a Tech Oriented Hub, we are doing a lot to unveil or reflect on some certain terms and aspects in the Tech Industry so as to create a striking change in the dark clouds concerning Tech.
So, what is an API?
This is an application programming interface which is a way for two or more computer programs to communicate with each other. It is a type of software interface, offering a service to other pieces of software. A document or standard that describes how to build or use such a connection or interface is called an API specification.
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Some of our readers will say, I am not a techie, I don’t have an interest in Tech, Networking and sorts. But, this is not about just having interest, but grounded knowledge on the few relevant things to consider as the world is going at a faster rate on Several aspects of life getting automation.Makeri Jerry Isuwa, Bye to Brokeness.
How are APIs Used?
Web applications use APIs to connect user-facing front ends with all-important back end functionality and data.
APIs are integral in our daily Digital lives and we must get the Bigger picture that they are necessary if we intend to Create SMEs and Brands to showcase our Portfolio, Products and Likes.
In Nigeria and some Parts of Africa, API providers such as Flutterwave, Paystack, Paga, Quickteller and likes have streamlined easy access and Digital Solutions to Platforms such as Bill Payment Features, Portals and CMS Designs and so the list goes.
With the Knowledge of API, The traditional way of Transactions, Marketing and Building Networks are going to boosted and fostered to a wider coverage to acheive beyond sustaibable goals and financial targets.