Postman vs. Kong vs. Paw



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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 Kong?

Kong is a scalable, open source API Layer (also known as an API Gateway, or API Middleware). Kong controls layer 4 and 7 traffic and is extended through Plugins, which provide extra functionality and services beyond the core platform.

What is Paw?

Paw is a full-featured and beautifully designed Mac app that makes interaction with REST services delightful. Either you are an API maker or consumer, Paw helps you build HTTP requests, inspect the server's response and even generate client code.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Postman?
Why do you like Postman?

Why do developers choose Kong?
Why do you like Kong?

Why do developers choose Paw?
Why do you like Paw?

Cons

What are the cons of using Postman?
Downsides of Postman?

What are the cons of using Kong?
No Cons submitted yet for Kong
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What are the cons of using Paw?
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Pricing

How much does Postman cost?
Postman Pricing
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How much does Paw cost?

Companies

What companies use Postman?
1971 companies on StackShare use Postman
What companies use Kong?
55 companies on StackShare use Kong
What companies use Paw?
19 companies on StackShare use Paw

Integrations

What tools integrate with Postman?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with Postman
What tools integrate with Kong?
8 tools on StackShare integrate with Kong
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Postman, Kong, and Paw?

  • Swagger UI - dependency-free collection of HTML, Javascript, and CSS assets that dynamically generate beautiful documentation
  • Amazon API Gateway - Create, publish, maintain, monitor, and secure APIs at any scale
  • Apiary - Integrated API documentation, prototyping and testing
  • Insomnia REST Client - The most intuitive cross-platform REST API Client ūüėī

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