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What is Docusaurus?

Docusaurus is a project for easily building, deploying, and maintaining open source project websites.

What is Read the Docs?

It hosts documentation, making it fully searchable and easy to find. You can import your docs using any major version control system, including Mercurial, Git, Subversion, and Bazaar.

What is Swagger UI?

Swagger UI is a dependency-free collection of HTML, Javascript, and CSS assets that dynamically generate beautiful documentation and sandbox from a Swagger-compliant API
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        What are some alternatives to Docusaurus, Read the Docs, and Swagger UI?
        Confluence
        Capture the knowledge that's too often lost in email inboxes and shared network drives in Confluence instead – where it's easy to find, use, and update.
        Gitbook
        It is a modern documentation platform where teams can document everything from products, to APIs and internal knowledge-bases. It is a place to think and track ideas for you & your team.
        Postman
        It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
        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.
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        Decisions about Docusaurus, Read the Docs, and Swagger UI
        Todd Gardner
        Todd Gardner
        President at TrackJS · | 4 upvotes · 74.4K views
        atTrackJSTrackJS
        Gatsby
        Gatsby
        Read the Docs
        Read the Docs
        ReadMe.io
        ReadMe.io
        GitHub Pages
        GitHub Pages
        Jekyll
        Jekyll

        We recently needed to rebuild our documentation site, currently built using Jekyll hosted on GitHub Pages. We wanted to update the content and refresh the style to make it easier to find answers.

        We considered hosted services that could accept our markdown content, like ReadMe.io and Read the Docs, however both seemed expensive for essentially hosting the same platform we already had for free.

        I also looked at the Gatsby Static Site generator to modernize Jekyll. I don't think this is a fit, as our documentation is relatively simple and relies heavily on Markdown. Jekyll excels at Markdown, while Gatsby seemed to struggle with it.

        We chose to stick with the current platform and just refresh our template and style with some add-on JavaScript.

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        Noah Zoschke
        Noah Zoschke
        Engineering Manager at Segment · | 28 upvotes · 170.5K views
        atSegmentSegment
        Swagger UI
        Swagger UI
        ReadMe.io
        ReadMe.io
        Markdown
        Markdown
        Postman
        Postman
        #QA
        #Api
        #Documentation

        We just launched the Segment Config API (try it out for yourself here) — a set of public REST APIs that enable you to manage your Segment configuration. A public API is only as good as its #documentation. For the API reference doc we are using Postman.

        Postman is an “API development environment”. You download the desktop app, and build API requests by URL and payload. Over time you can build up a set of requests and organize them into a “Postman Collection”. You can generalize a collection with “collection variables”. This allows you to parameterize things like username, password and workspace_name so a user can fill their own values in before making an API call. This makes it possible to use Postman for one-off API tasks instead of writing code.

        Then you can add Markdown content to the entire collection, a folder of related methods, and/or every API method to explain how the APIs work. You can publish a collection and easily share it with a URL.

        This turns Postman from a personal #API utility to full-blown public interactive API documentation. The result is a great looking web page with all the API calls, docs and sample requests and responses in one place. Check out the results here.

        Postman’s powers don’t end here. You can automate Postman with “test scripts” and have it periodically run a collection scripts as “monitors”. We now have #QA around all the APIs in public docs to make sure they are always correct

        Along the way we tried other techniques for documenting APIs like ReadMe.io or Swagger UI. These required a lot of effort to customize.

        Writing and maintaining a Postman collection takes some work, but the resulting documentation site, interactivity and API testing tools are well worth it.

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        Tim Nolet
        Tim Nolet
        Founder, Engineer & Dishwasher at Checkly · | 7 upvotes · 44.2K views
        atChecklyHQChecklyHQ
        Slate
        Slate
        Swagger UI
        Swagger UI
        Vue.js
        Vue.js
        hapi
        hapi
        Node.js
        Node.js
        JavaScript
        JavaScript

        JavaScript Node.js hapi Vue.js Swagger UI Slate

        Two weeks ago we released the public API for Checkly. We already had an API that was serving our frontend Vue.js app. We decided to create an new set of API endpoints and not reuse the already existing one. The blog post linked below details what parts we needed to refactor, what parts we added and how we handled generating API documentation. More specifically, the post dives into:

        • Refactoring the existing Hapi.js based API
        • API key based authentication
        • Refactoring models with Objection.js
        • Validating plan limits
        • Generating Swagger & Slate based documentation
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        documentation tool for online docu on the REST-Services

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        Document our REST API.

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        REST API 도큐먼트 관리

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