Course overview

Learn to use APIs in 1 hour

Are you new to APIs, or looking for new perspective? This hands-on course guides you to use simple but powerful calculation, text-to-speech and data APIs in just 1 hour. Use Postman tool or your browser (Chrome recommended).

Course curriculum

  • 01

    Welcome to the course!

    • How to use this course

    • Before we begin...

  • 02

    Let's get started!

    • Using an API is easier than riding a bike

    • Quiz 1

  • 03

    Creating a service using multiple APIs

    • Why multiple APIs?

    • Demo: Exchange rates API - part 2

    • Quiz 2

    • Calculating with APIs

    • Quiz 3

  • 04

    Pictures in the clouds

    • Pictures and APIs?

    • Let's practice!

  • 05

    Next Steps...

    • Congrats! Now you no the basics...

    • You're almost done!

    • Before you go...

What people are saying

Jörn Weber

5 star rating

“Great Course! I recommend this course to everyone who wants to learn about API or refresh his knowledge. I'm heading now to the next course here.”

“Great Course! I recommend this course to everyone who wants to learn about API or refresh his knowledge. I'm heading now to the next course here.”

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Rhonnie Allan Njugi

5 star rating

“I was at Zero when I started this course. I am now more confident and ready for the next course”

“I was at Zero when I started this course. I am now more confident and ready for the next course”

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Marjukka Niinioja

Instructor Bio:

Co-author of API Economy 101 book. Creator of the free "Introduction to API Economy" course with Tampere University. “Mother” of the lean, open and business-oriented APIOps Cycles method. API business consultant, architect, and trainer for companies and public-sector. 10+ years of experience with API Economy from retail, energy, ICT, construction and traffic industries, among others. I'm M.Ed. with Computer Science, Leadership, Product Management and BUsiness Administration studies. Contact me in Linkedin or Twitter: @mniinioja

Marjukka Niinioja

Founding partner, APItalista

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