APIComparisons

SOAP vs REST And Why We Choose REST For Our APIs

SOAP and REST are both ways of accessing web services. But, while SOAP is a protocol, REST is an architectural style. This means SOAP cannot use REST, but it can be used by REST as the underlying protocol for web services. Another big difference between these two approaches is that SOAP uses a standardized set of messaging patterns to perform different operations, whereas REST simply accesses…
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APILocation

5 Helpful Tips for Doing IP to Geolocation

IP to geolocation doesn’t just give you data related to the location of your site visitors. Instead, it’s a way to provide a personalized user experience and improve your conversion rates and business revenue. One of the best ways to get accurate IP to geolocation data…
APIAutomation

A Beginner's Guide to Automation Through APIs

In today’s world, businesses face ever-increasing competition. To survive in the market, they need to reduce costs and increase productivity. There is a solution however, by using APIs to automate the business process, you can bring convenience and speed to your organization. But, you ask, are APIs difficult to implement? Also, what is the best tool for automating through APIs? Let’s find…
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APILocation

IP to Geolocation: Expectations vs. Reality

IP to geolocation is an incredibly helpful technology for companies that want to give their users a personalized experience. By using IP to geolocation data, companies can customize the content on their website for customers from a specific continent, county, or city. They…
APISecurity

What You Need To Know About API Security

Most software systems that communicate over a network use an API at some level. In fact, many applications base their underlying communication system entirely on APIs. This practice begs the question — Are APIs good or secure enough to serve the purpose? Of course, whether or not you use APIs is only a small part of the big picture. After all, APIs only allow you to access…
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APIFinance

How To Calculate Cryptocurrency Exchange Rates

Since the turn of the century, the world has rapidly become more and more digitized. Our lives are full of all different kinds of smart devices. Often they help us stay connected and encourage productivity. One area however has been slower than most to go completely online.
APIAutomationFeatured

The Future Of Web Scraping Tools

We call the era we live in the ‘age of Information.’ It makes sense, the internet brings knowledge from the furthest corners of the world right to our fingertips. Almost anything we want to know is just a few clicks away. With so much knowledge and data, however, comes the challenge of finding, accessing, and storing it properly. The sheer volume of information available on any…
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