After almost 6 months of alpha testing, Mashape is finally going Beta today! We pushed out the billing system to easily monetize your API, as well as some social features that allows you to follow APIs and other developers.
Check out some of the news coverage we got below!
From Mashable: http://mashable.com/2011/06/02/mashape
For startups looking to create or license their web-based products, an API marketplace is a boon. It allows for quick publicizing and discovery of APIs, and lets its users easily match them to developers’ needs. Mashape is also launching a simple billing system and social features…
Stormtroopers working on Mashape updatesImage credit: https://flic.kr/p/8ueZ5r
In the last 1.5 months, we’ve worked on some major Mashape updates, and we’re excited to announce its release today:
We support any JSON API!
Until now, you had to use our PHP Server Library to distribute an API in Mashape. Today, any existing JSON API can be distributed using our open XML specification! To learn more go to the Guide. Don’t worry, if you like the PHP Library, it’s still there and you can use it as usual.
The PHP Library hits version 0.7, update it!
We’ve released a