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RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) makes it easy to manage the whole API lifecycle from design to sharing
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What is RAML?

RESTful API Modeling Language (RAML) makes it easy to manage the whole API lifecycle from design to sharing. It's concise - you only write what you need to define - and reusable. It is machine readable API design that is actually human friendly.
RAML is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.

Who uses RAML?

Companies
25 companies reportedly use RAML in their tech stacks, including Acronis, Taboola, and Scality.

Developers
52 developers on StackShare have stated that they use RAML.

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Why developers like RAML?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use RAML

RAML's Features

  • Create and pull in namespaced, reusable libraries, containing data types
  • Annotations let you add vendor specific functionality without compromising your spec
  • Traits and resource Types let you take advantage of code reuse and design patterns
  • Easily define resources and methods then add as much detail as you want

RAML Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to RAML?
Apiary
It takes more than a simple HTML page to thrill your API users. The right tools take weeks of development. Weeks that apiary.io saves.
YAML
A human-readable data-serialization language. It is commonly used for configuration files, but could be used in many applications where data is being stored or transmitted.
Postman
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Amazon API Gateway
Amazon API Gateway handles all the tasks involved in accepting and processing up to hundreds of thousands of concurrent API calls, including traffic management, authorization and access control, monitoring, and API version management.
Insomnia REST Client
Insomnia is a powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux.
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RAML's Followers
94 developers follow RAML to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Aziz Gharbi
João Heckmann
Chris Luther
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Mehmet Ali Kipcak
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Steven Gonsalvez
Camilo Castro
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