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Description

What is Postman?

Postman is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.

What is Dash?

Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. Dash stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for 150+ APIs. You can even generate your own docsets or request docsets to be included.

What is Charles?

Charles is a web proxy (HTTP Proxy / HTTP Monitor) that runs on your own computer. Your web browser (or any other Internet application) is then configured to access the Internet through Charles, and Charles is then able to record and display for you all of the data that is sent and received.

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    Why do developers choose Dash?
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    Why do developers choose Charles?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Postman?
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    What are the cons of using Dash?
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    What are the cons of using Charles?
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    Pricing

    How much does Postman cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use Postman?
    1437 companies on StackShare use Postman
    What companies use Dash?
    21 companies on StackShare use Dash
    What companies use Charles?
    13 companies on StackShare use Charles

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Postman?
    12 tools on StackShare integrate with Postman
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    What are some alternatives to Postman, Dash, and Charles?

    • Amazon API Gateway - Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
    • Paw - The ultimate REST client for Mac
    • Runscope - API Performance Monitoring
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