API-First Development

Ship higher-quality applications faster by building your API before writing code.
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Design and Develop Faster with Schema Support

Postman schema support gives you visibility into your API specifications and structure.

Broad Schema Support

Use the API specification format of your choice in Postman. Write, edit, or import schema formats including RAML, WADL, OpenAPI, and GraphQL. Then generate collections directly from the schema.

Edit and Version Schema

Track and communicate changes to the API design by editing and versioning schemas in one central location. No more having to switch between tools.

Maintain a Single Source of Truth

Rely on your schema as a source of truth for API design and development and ensure all teams are working toward the same goal.

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Develop and Test Simultaneously

Reduce dependencies by enabling teams to work in parallel.
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Collaborate in Workspaces

Share your work in a dedicated workspace and invite your teammates to collaborate and give feedback in comments. With built-in version control, workspaces allow real-time collaboration and allow for faster feedback cycles.

Create Mock Servers

Create mock servers to simulate your API endpoints and communicate the expected behavior – all without having to set up a backend.

Generate Documentation

Create documentation for individual requests and collections to help onboard API consumers more quickly.

Create Reliable Services with Continuous Integration and Deployment

Easily integrate Postman into your CI/CD pipeline.

Automate with Newman

Easily increase test coverage and frequency by automating tests with Newman, Postman's command line tool.

Integrate with Your Existing Pipeline

Seamlessly integrate your Postman instance with CI system like Jenkins or Travis to create your own CI/CD pipeline.

Prevent System Breakage

Add a test suite as a build step into your CI/CD pipeline to ensure your APIs are compatible with any dependencies.

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Why Postman?

It's Free and Easy to Start

Just download the Postman App and send your first request in minutes. Postman is free to download, and free to use for up to three team members.

Wide support for all APIs and Schemas

Make any kind of API call—REST, SOAP, or plain HTTP—and easily inspect even the largest responses. Postman also has built-in support for popular data formats such as OpenAPI GraphQL, and RAML.

It's Extensible

Customize Postman for your needs with the Postman API. Integrate test suites into your preferred CI/CD service with Newman, our command line collection runner.

Support and Community

We continually make improvements and add new features based on feedback from our community of over 17 million users—who can also help you get the most out of Postman on our community forum.

Case studies

See a wide selection of detailed use cases from nearly every industry on the Postman case studies page.

Get Started with Postman Plans and Add-Ons

Join 500,000 companies who are already taking API-first development to the next level with Postman.

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