Select Page
Select Page
 

API stands for Application Programming Interface. 

An API makes it possible for one software to interact with other software. So it’s basically a code that allows communication between two separate apps. So, for instance, when you book a hotel from your mobile phone through an app, the API takes your booking request to the system and returns it with a response to your phone. So in this case, a booking confirmation.

Another good analogy is to think about API as a waiter. When you’re in a restaurant and ready to order your food off the menu, you need the waiter to send your request to the kitchen and come back with your order. 

 

latest posts

Contact Us

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

marketing glossary

About Author

Angelo Schneider